Press Releases

DA-NMIS Joins The Bayani Challenge 2014
June 20, 2014

In compliance to memoranda from Executive Secretary Paquito N. Ochoa, Jr. and DA Undersecretary Antonio A. Fleta, DA-NMIS Executive Director Dr. Minda S. Manantan authorized the NMIS volunteers to join the Gawad Kalinga’s nation-building activities of bridging the gap between the rich and the poor for a period of six (6) days.:

This summer event was launched by Gawad Kalinga (NGO) in partnership with the government (LGUs and NGAs) from April 9, 2014 (Araw ng Kagitingan) up to June 12, 2014 (Independence Day) for the victims of Super Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) in Leyte, the Bohol earthquake, and the Zamboanga siege. Thus, building house, spending time with the kids, conducting health mission, clean-up drive, refurbishing schools, and plant trees and mangroves were the activities undertaken by the NMIS volunteers.

(SHIELA B. ENDRINA – Public Relation Officer II/Admin. Officer IV)