A contingent of 37 young athletes, 14 coaches and sports and government officials from Mindanao will be participating in the 8th BIMP-EAGA Friendship Games in Labuan, Malaysia from December 6 to 10, in efforts to strengthen cross-border links through sports among the member-countries of the economic subregion.
[T]he potential investments will provide approximately 117,000 possible employment for the people of Mindanao.
Rev. Fr. Joel E. Tabora S.J., president of the Ateneo de Davao University meets with Carlos Cerezo and Olie Dagala, development management officers of the Mindanao Development Authority during the ceremonial turnover of books and publications authored by former Philippine President Fidel V. Ramos.
The Confederation of Provincial Governors, City Mayors and Municipal Mayors’ Leagues Presidents of Mindanao (Confed-Mindanao) recently reconvened and endorsed the Mindanao Development Corridors program as a key strategy that will help the island-region achieve connectivity and enhance its global competitiveness.
With barely a year left before the ASEAN Economic Integration, Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) Chairperson Luwalhati Antonino underscores the importance of connectivity in Mindanao’s entry into the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC).
From the Mindanao Development Authority Calls to participate in Mindanao’s attempt to break the Guinness world record for the most number of trees planted in an hour at multiple sites aim to become viral as online registration opens to interested participants across the island-region. The world record attempt, which will happen on September 26, aims to […]
Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) Chair Luwalhati Antonino hands over a copy of the Mindanao 2020 Peace and Development Framework Plan to Asian Development Bank (ADB) President Takehiko Nakao
Mindanawons will try to break the Guinness world record for most trees planted simultaneously at multiple locations on September 26, 2014—a world record-breaking attempt that will mobilize 185,440 people who will give a shot at planting 4,636,000 trees at various sites covering a total area of 9,200 hectares within the island-region.
In efforts to strengthen the link between research and policy formulation in Mindanao, the creation of a knowledge, research, and policy center is being pushed to bolster policy-directed researches, as well as institutionalize development planning, and policy advocacy within the island-region.
Institutional partnerships between the focus areas of the Brunei Darussalam Indonesia Malaysia the Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) continue to expand and diversify with the recently sealed academe collaboration between the Palawan State University (PSU) – Philippines and Jesselton College – Kota Kinabalu.