Mindanao Sustainable Agrarian and Agriculture Development Project


While the agriculture sector of the Philippines takes 33.6 percent of its labor population, i ts contribution to the GDP is limited to 16.8 percent , leading t o demand to improve agricultural productivity . In terms of Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries, support for agriculture infrastructure and institutional capacity building is important to increase agricultural productivity and added value for agricultural products . The Mindanao region, in particular, has a rich agricultural potential with vast land area and stable climate, and needs to establish models of agribusiness by enhancing collective farming of small s cale farmers .

Source InstitutionJapan International Cooperation Agency
Source URLhttp://www.jica.go.jp/french/news/press/pdf/120330_02_05.pdf
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Place of PublicationMetro Manila
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