2. Governance

a. Regular Meetings of Core Group and RRDCC

The CLARRDEC Core Group held four regular meetings on February 22, May 28, September 19 and December 2 at BPRE, PHILRICE, PCC, and CLSU. Also, the RRDCC held its regular meetings on March 7, June 13, September 30 and December 2. The new members of CLARRDEC namely PLGU-Bulacan and Zambales were confirmed.

The following important matters concerning the operations and projects were discussed and approved:

  • Coordinator`s Report
  • ICT Equipment
  • Training Workshop on Research and Technology Management
  • Seminar Workshop on Monitoring Compliance to CEDAW in Region 3
  • Training on Packaging, Labeling and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) for Selected CLARRDEC Technical Staff
  • Training of Partner-Member Agencies (PMA)
  • Composition of PMA Techno Gabay Team
  • Farm Primers of Focus Commodities
  • Memorandum of Agreement of CLARRDEC
  • Synthesis of the 2008 Agency In-house Reviews
  • Philippine Journals with ISI Citation
  • Working Committees for the CLARRDEC 30th Anniversary
  • Review of R and D Proposals
  • Regional Techno Gabay Program
  • Establishment of Gender Resource Center in Region 3
  • DAR-Partner Member Agency (PMA) Project PICAT: A Convergence Strategy for Assisting ARC Communities in Region 3
  • Work and Financial Plan and Proposed Budget for 2008
  • Composition of CLARRDEC Core Group Members
  • Resolution Requesting Implementation of Consortium