Research and Development Linkages

COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION (CHED)

The CHED is the governing body covering both public and private higher education institutions as well as degree-granting programs in all tertiary educational institutions in the Philippines.

DEPARTMENT OF SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (DOST)

The DOST is the executive department of the Philippine government responsible for the coordination of science and technology-related projects in the Philippines and to formulate policies and projects in the fields of science and technology in support of national development.

Philippine Council for Agriculture, Aquatic, and Natural Resources Research and Development (PCAARRD)

The PCAARRD is a council of the Department of Science and Technology of the Philippines government that aims to help national research and development efforts in agriculture, forestry, and natural resources of the Philippines. It does so by assisting with planning strategies, formulating policies, and programs for development. It is the body responsible nationally for programming and allocating government and external funds for R&D, and monitors and evaluates these programs for effectiveness.

Provincial Local Government Unit of Nueva Vizcaya (PLGU-NV)

Nueva Vizcaya is located in the heart of Northern Luzon and often referred to as the gateway to vast Cagayan Valley Region. The province has an agricultural economy with commerce, trade, and industry contributing to its growth and development. Its ethnic diversity evolved into a rich amalgam of resilient culture that responds well to the dynamic requirements of social change and development.

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

The DA is responsible for the promotion of the country's agricultural development. It provides policy framework, public investment, and support services needed for domestic and export-oriented businesses.

REGIONAL FIELD OFFICE 02 (DA-RFO 02)

The DA-RF02 commits to transform agriculture sector into empowered farming communities through inclusive growth.

Bureau of Agricultural Research (DA-BAR)

The DA-BAR is committed to consolidating, strengthening and developing the agriculture and fisheries research and development system to improve its effectiveness and efficiency through work excellence, teamwork and networking, accountability, and innovation.

Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice)

The PhilRice is a government corporate entity attached to the Department of Agriculture to help develop high-yielding and cost-reducing technologies so farmers can produ ce enough rice for all Filipinos.

Agricultural Training Institute – Regional Training Center (DA-ATI-RTC 02)

The ATI-RTC 2 is the training and extension arm of the Department of Agriculture in Region 02 responsible of developing capabilities of AF stakeholders.

Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA)

The PCA is an agency under the Office of the President that is tasked with developing the coconut and palm oil industries, and ensuring that coconut farmers become direct participants in and beneficiaries of such developments.