Consortium-Members Agencies

Consortium-Members Agencies

Today, the Consortium has 27 members. Its present membership has grown not only to include research and research-oriented organizations/institutions but also catalytic institutions like Local Government Units (LGUs), Trade associations and the like.


 

The Department of Trade & Industry (DTI) XI and Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) joined in only recently. With the change in the geopolitical landscape of some regions in Mindanao, earlier members, such as CODA and MSU-GenSan withdrew their membership from SMARRDEC. Around that time, TRRC, a private research arm of a local banana growing company in the Davao area, likewise did the same