November 30, 2023. The Bangsamoro Development Agency (BDA Inc.) facilitated the visit of partners from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to selected villages in camp communities from November 21-23, 2023.
- Kabengi, Datu Saudi Amptauan and Brgy. Tuayan Mother, Datu Hoffer, Mag del Sur in Camp Omar
- Togaig, Barira, Mag del Norte in Camp Abubakar
- Sandab, Butig, Lanao del Sur in Camp Bushra
- Tamparan at Panggao, Munai Lanao del Norte in Camp Bilal
Visitors and partners from UNDP met and talked with the beneficiaries (women, IP, elderlies, transitioning combatants, religious sector, others), the barangay local government unit, Joint Task Force on Camps Transformation (JTFCT) about their experience of the program and the progress of its implementation.
This field mission is part of the Results-oriented Monitoring of the European Union as donor partner to the program being implemented in the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) camps.
It was intended to get updates on the progress and challenges of the program implementation directly from the community and other stakeholders on the ground.
This mission was in relevance to the on-going implementation of the program that supports the camps transformation and development, dubbed as PROACTIVE: Programme on Assistance for Camp Transformation through Inclusion, Violence Prevention and Economic Empowerment.
It is funded by European Union and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and is implemented by Bangsamoro Development Agency (BDA Inc.) in collaboration with UNDP Philippines.