Secretariat Holds Regular Meeting;
ACIAR Reps Conduct Briefing


        The staff members of the BCARRD Secretariat held its regular meeting last July 7 at BUREPC building, Bicol University, Legazpi City.

         The agenda discussed in the meeting were the status of operations of the secretariat, RMIS, RTP, and RACO.

         Prior to the deliberation of the agenda, BCARRD Director Dr. Eddie S. See and the staff welcomed Ms. Cecilia O. Honrado and Ms. Reyna Sanjorjo, country manager and assistant country manager, respectively of the Australian Centre  for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR). They paid a visit to the consortium to open doors for bilateral undertakings. Ms. Honrado briefed the staff of the priority projects and assistance provided by ACIAR.

         Dr. Faith Bachiller, the vice-president for academic affairs welcomed the guests and expressed the willingness of Bicol University to tie-up with any agency that can promote development in the region.