Regional Agricultural and Fishery Council (RAFC) Mindanao B Cluster, together with PCAF, convened on May 26, 2020 in a video conference to discuss agriculture and fisheries sector issues and concerns amid COVID-19.
One of the challenges confronting the sector during the pandemic is the food supply availability and adequacy in the region, which includes price-related issues, production-related issues, and unhampered movement of agri-fishery products and inputs.
Other items discussed were the following:
* Member validation and recruitment of new members
* CSO accreditation
* RAFC administrative and financial concerns on the consultation and monitoring (strategies to be continued/changed under the “new normal”)
* Liquidation reports