Over 25,000 displaced families assisted by ARMM-HEART post-Mamasapano

Cotabato City (January 24, 2018) – Over 25,000 families displaced by the Mamasapano conflict in 2015 received assistance from the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) through its Humanitarian Emergency Action and Response Team (HEART). ARMM-HEART, one of the flagship programs of regional governor Mujiv Hataman, aims at providing humanitarian assistance and development interventions to…

More than 4,000 fisherfolk benefit from ARMM-HDAP projects

Cotabato City (January 24, 2018) – More than 4,000 fisherfolk in the province of Maguindanao are expected to benefit from several fisheries-based livelihood projects of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) through its Humanitarian and Development Assistance Program (HDAP). Janice Musali, executive director of Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR)-ARMM, said residents dependent…

ARMM begins 2018 with cabinet reshuffle

A number of departments in the regional government of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao now have new heads of office, following a cabinet reshuffle that was made official within the past week. The regional Department of Social Welfare and Development will now be headed by Atty. Laisa Masuhud-Alamia, as she concurrently holds her post…