ILARRDEC conducts planning writeshop

img_5604_400_01Ilocos Agriculture and Resources Research and Development Consortium (ILARRDEC) conducted planning writeshop last February 4-5 at the ILARRDEC OSIS.

The writeshop aims to craft new organizational structure of the consortium; identify the priority/focus commodities of the consortium; and formulate an RDE among the member agencies using value/supply chain management approach.

Participants attended the writeshop were the extension/ research directors and researchers from the member agencies of the consortium: MMSU,NTA, Philrice, PhilFIDA, PCC, Unversity of Northern Philippines, Ilocos Sur Polytechnic State College, Don Mariano Marcos Memorial State University, Pangasinan State University, Department of Agriculture-PRO1, NEDA-1, DENR-1, DOST-1, Northwestern University, DA-BAR, DA-Agricultural Training Institute.

Writeshop’s outputs were: new organizational structure of ILARRDEC; list of priority commodities; and RDE Plan using the value/supply chain management approach.

Participants who joined the Continuing Education Program on Technology Management for ILARRDEC Working  Group in Taiwan also shared their lessons and observations on the operations of CSDC which became one of the highlights in the writeshop.