Men and women of the Bangsamoro Development Agency (BDA) convened recently with high spirit, dedication and commitment to plan together forward actions with the intention to continue serving the Bangsamoro.
The BDA Strategic Planning was conducted on May 1-4, 2019 at the Eden Resort in Davao City with support and facilitation from the Community and Family Services International (CFSI).
In the activity, BDA worked together to revisit the previous strategic plan and assessed the performance of the agency for the past years. From there, participants joined hands in identifying ways forward, BDA identity given the current landscape in the Bangsamoro with the Bangsamoro Organic Law (BOL) ratification and Bangsamoro Government establishment.
Output of the workshops were presented and discussed and will be finalized and subject for the approval of the BDA Board of Directors and then the MILF Central Committee.
BDA was created in 2002 by the virtue of GPH-MILF Tripoli Agreement of 2001 and for the past seventeen years, the agency was able to deliver its mandate of relief, rehabilitation and development in the CAAM while building the capacity of the Bangsamoro on various fields of admin and finance, project planning, management and monitoring, data management, reporting and documentation, community mobilization and organizing and among others.