DA officials participate in Food and Agriculture for Sustainable Transformation Partnership meeting; join global talks on climate investments for agri-food systems

Department of Agriculture (DA) Undersecretary for Policy, Planning, and Regulations, Atty. Asis G. Perez and DA Climate Resilient Agriculture Office (CRAO) Director Alicia G. Ilaga, together with Agriculture Attaché and Deputy Permanent Representative to Rome-based UN Agencies on food and agriculture, Dr. Josyline C. Javelosa, recently joined fellow officials and representatives from various countries in – continue reading

DA, partners complete climate risk vulnerability assessment of BARMM provinces; recommend CRA options to guide investments, interventions

The Department of Agriculture (DA), through the Climate Resilient Agriculture Office (CRAO) and in collaboration with its partners, has completed the conduct of the Climate Risk Vulnerability Assessment (CRVA) for the six provinces of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) in March 2024. A comprehensive assessment framework of vulnerability linked to climate risks, – continue reading

DA Secretary Laurel lauds DA climate action strategies led by AMIA Program; expresses full support for scaling out AMIA Villages

Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Francisco Tiu Laurel, Jr. commended the robust climate change action strategies spearheaded by the Adaptation and Mitigation Initiative in Agriculture (AMIA), the flagship program of the Department for climate change. These strategies include the conduct of vulnerability assessments, dissemination of farming and fishing advisories through climate information services, direct assistance – continue reading

DA CRAO participates in innovation packaging and scaling workshop for upgraded Rice Crop Manager Advisory Service

The Department of Agriculture Climate Resilient Agriculture Office (DA CRAO) emphasizes its commitment to supporting efforts related to promoting climate information service (CIS) as it participated in the Innovation Packaging and Scaling Readiness (IPSR) Workshop for the Rice Crop Manager Advisory Service (RCMAS) Climate+, an upgrade to the digital agriculture application RCMAS used for improved – continue reading