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  • 200 Young Moro Leaders Attend Lanao Congress

    200 Young Moro Leaders Attend Lanao Congress

    The regional government is committed to uplifting the youth across the region, and it is good to see the youth themselves are also committed to taking action," ARMM Chief-of-Staff and Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA-ARMM) regional OIC-Director Rasol Mitmug Jr. said as he addressed more than 200 youth leaders in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur today, April 19.

    Youth leaders from different organizations across the province were present in the first provincial youth congress organized by the Office on the Bangsamoro Youth Affairs (OBYA). During the said event, the youth ...

  • Lanao Sur University Forge Project To Save Lake Lanao

    Lanao Sur University Forge Project To Save Lake Lanao

    To address threats facing the country's second largest lake, Mindanao's biggest state university in Marawi City and the provincial government of Lanao del Sur have agreed to carry out a project that will protect Lake Lanao and preserve its dwindling fish species and other marine resources.

    The 34,000-hectare Lake Lanao serves as the major source of energy for Mindanao.

    Lanao del Sur Governor Bedjoria Soraya Alonto-Adiong and Habib Macaayong, president of the Mindanao State University (MSU), on Tuesday signed a memorandum of agreement binding their offices to cooperate on the projects.

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  • Lanao Sur Province And MSU Forge Lake Lanao Protection Deal

    Lanao Sur Province And MSU Forge Lake Lanao Protection Deal

    The largest state-owned university in Mindanao and the provincial government of Lanao del Sur agreed on Monday to jointly protect Lake Lanao and preserve its dwindling endemic fish species.

    Lanao del Sur Gov. Bedjoria Soraya Alonto-Adiong and Habib Macaayong, president of the Mindanao State University (MSU), have signed a memorandum of agreement binding their offices to cooperate on the projects.

    The deal, forged at the provincial capitol in Marawi City in the presence of local officials, is meant to improve the productivity of local fishing communities while ensuring the abundance of fi ...

  • Lanao Del Sur Forms Council To Manage River Basin

    Lanao Del Sur Forms Council To Manage River Basin

    The provincial government of Lanao del Sur has created Lanao Basin Management Council this week to ensure proper planning and implementation of the Integrated Natural Resources and Environment Management Project (INREMP) for Lake Lanao River Basin.

    During a meeting here with local government units on Tuesday, January 10, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the provincial government created programs and roadmap for the Lake Lanao River Basin.

    Lake Lanao is located in Lanao del Sur. It covers 340 square kilometers and is the largest lake in Mindanao, the 2nd in t ...

  • DENR Includes Preservation Of Lake Lanao To Their P7B Project

    DENR Includes Preservation Of Lake Lanao To Their P7B Project

    The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) extended its Integrated Natural Resources and Environmental Management Project (INREMP) with a budget of P7.45 billion, including the preservation of the country's second largest lake, the Lake Lanao in Lanao del Sur.

    INREMP is one of the major projects of the DENR's Forest Management Bureau (FMB). This project aims to maintain the upper river basins and watersheds to aid poverty reduction, watershed management, biodiversity protection and climate change strategy by improving the capability of local government units (LGUs), institut ...

  • Lanao Del Sur Execs And DENR To Preserve Lake Lanao

    Lanao Del Sur Execs And DENR To Preserve Lake Lanao

    The governor of Lanao del Sur and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) are now bound by an agreement to cooperate in preserving Lake Lanao, source of hydroelectricity feeding three-fourths of Mindanao's daily power needs.

    It was only Malacañang that originally has authority to manage and protect Lake Lanao --- touted as Asia's largest and a powerful icon of the Maranaw tribe --- through a centralized set-up local officials and environmentalist opposed for decades for being so cumbersome and ineffective.

    Salma Jayne Tamano, Lanao del Sur provincial information offic ...