SAN AGUSTIN, Pili, Camarines Sur---The Department of Agriculture can now officially recognize and authorize a Civil Society Organizations (CSO).
This was based on the Administrative Order No. 8, series of 2017 or the “Guidelines for the Accreditation of CSOs to be engaged by DA as partner in the implementation of agri-fishery projects” and issued by Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel F. Piñol. This order is an amendment of AO No. 23, series of 2012 and AO No. 01, series of 2014 which were issued for the accreditation of CSOs in the implementation of projects funded by the DA.