IFSU acquires 250K Extension and Training Project

The Ifugao State University forged a Memorandum of Agreement with the Kalinga State University (KSU) for the implementation of an extension and training project entitled “Reducing Disaster Causedv by Rain-Induced Landslide: Training for Communities and Non-Experts.”

The project aims to train barangay officials and community leaders on evaluating land sliding susceptibility of their communities using a developed tool for non-experts. Six landslide prone barangays from the different municipalities of Ifugao were selected as beneficiaries of the project: 1) Jacmal, Aguinaldo; 2) Liwon, Asipulo; 3) Amganad, Banaue; 4) O-ong, Hingyon; 5) Hapao, Hungduan; and 6) Wangwang, Tinoc.

The total project fund is amounting to Php 250,000.00 provided by KSU. It will run through August – December 2018 with the Department of Extension and Training as the project implementer.#

Marah Joy A. Nanglegan