JRMP II Stakeholders' Forum and MOA Signing for JRMP II and PRBIDP

July 30, 2014, 1:00 PM

National Irrigation Administration Region VI and Jalaur River Multipurpose Project Stage II (JRMP II) held its Stakeholders' Forum and MOA signing for the Security Framework of JRMP II and Panay River Integrated Development Project (PRBIDP) at the Iloilo Provincial Capitol.

The said event was attended by Gov. Arthur D. Defensor, Sr. of the Province of Iloilo, Gov. Victor A. Tanco of the Province of Capiz, Dr. Raul N. Banias, Iloilo Provincial Administrator, BGen Arnold M. Quiapo, Brigade Commander, 3rd IB, PC Supt Josephus Angan, Regional Director, PRO 6, Atty. Dennis Ventilacion, Provincial Legal Officer, Mayor Alex Centena of the Municipality of Calinog, Iloilo, Mayor Rosemarie gardosse of the Municipality of Tapaz, Capiz, Consultants from the Korean Rural Community (KRC) and the stakeholders from the barangays affected by the highline canal and new areas.

The event became a venue to present to the stakeholders the several aspects and benefits of JRMP II and a chance for an open forum to discuss the queries and issues regarding the project.