Beyond Buzzwords: Transforming Philippine Agriculture!

Ministerial Meeting on Sustainable Agricultural Production and Food Systems (July 19, 2021)

Author: DA Communications Group | 19 July 2021

Agriculture Secretary William Dar joined his counterparts from Japan, Cambodia, Vietnam, Singapore, and Lao PDR, as they committed on behalf of their respective governments to continue pursuing innovative programs to attain sustainable agricultural production and food systems, amid the global pandemic.

The six agriculture ministers met virtually on July 19 — initiated by the Japan Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) — and issued a joint statement, leading to the United Nations Food Systems Summit (UNFSS) in New York, USA, in September this year.

The other agriculture ministers who attended the virtual meeting were: Minister Nogami Kotaro, of MAFF Japan; Minister Veng Sakhon, MAFF Cambodia; Dr. Phet Phomphiphak, Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, Lao PDR; Vice Minister Le Quoc Doanh, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Vietnam; and CEO Lim Kok Thay, of Singapore Food Agency. (Photo by Adonis Buhayan, DA-AFID)

Bidders' Forum

This event aims to apprise the Bidders on the Standard Bidding Procedures of the Department of Agriculture - Office of the Secretary and the introduction of Green Procurement conditions in the procurement of Lease of Venue, Catering of Food Provision and I.T. Equipment.

As such, we highly encourage you to join and participate in this meaningful event as we have allotted two (2) slots per company on a "First come, First Served" basis. This activity will be held in Region IV-A, exact location to be announced.

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