PAMANA AREAS

DSWD-Lanao Sur B implements 118 projects under Pamana program

Philippine Information Agency | MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, July 12 (PIA) -- A total of 118 projects are currently implemented by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) - Lanao del Sur B in the second district of this province. 

These projects comprises construction of tire path, path way, latrine, day care center, solar dryer, school building, health station, multi-purpose center, laundry shed, and coco dryer are implemented under the Pillar 2 of the Payapa at Masaganang Pamayanan Pamana) program. 

Reports from the DSWD-Lanao Sur B showed that the projects with a total cost of P35.4 million are being carried-out in all of the barangays of the six pilot towns of the program. 

These towns are Calanogas, Kapatagan, Marogong, Pagayawan, Pualas and Tubaran. 

Marogong with 24 barangays got the highest allocation of P7.2 million followed by Pualas with 23 barangays sharing P6.9 million. 

The share of the other towns are as follows: Tubaran with 21 barangays (P6.3 million), Pagayawan with 18 barangays (P5.4 million), Calanogas with 17 barangays (P5.1 million), and Kapatagan with 15 barangays (P4.5 million). 

The Pamana is the national government’s program and framework for peace and development implemented in areas affected by conflict and communities covered by existing peace agreements.

A complementary track to peace negotiations, Pamana seeks to reduce poverty, improve governance and empower communities through community-driven projects that address people’s needs and promote peace at the same time. (APB/PIA-10)

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