The Bangsamoro Development Agency (BDA) facilitated a workshop for Barangay Development Planning (BDP) in Panikian, Banaybanay, Davao Oriental on October 26, 2019.
According to Engr. Windel Diangcalan, BDA executive director, this effort is part of the agency's commitment to provide services for the communities outside BARMM areas.
"The agency isvery pleased to share our expertise and learning from the previous engagement most particularly in the formulation of Bangsamoro Development Plan in 2015, which serves as main reference in the crafting of the Development Road Map of the newly established Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM).
To note, the BDA had worked with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) in the formulation of the masterplan for the Economy and Infrastructure thematic areas of the Bangsamoro Development Plan (BDP) in 2016.
In 2017-2018, the BDA collaborated with the Mindanao Development Authority (MinDA) on the Mindanao Development Corridors-Joint Planning and Programming, particularly on the Bangsamoro Economic Development Corridors.