1 week 1 million farmers to get land titles under CARP Philstar
The Department of Agrarian Reform has launched a P24.6-billion project which aims to subdivide 1.3 million hectares of agricultural land for the benefit of one million agrarian reform beneficiaries.In a virtual launching ceremony yesterday, Agrarian Reform Secretary John Castriciones said the project, dubbed Support to Parcelization of Lands for Individual Titling or SPLIT, was designed to “uplift the economic lives of farmers” through improved land tenure security and continued financial and technical assistance from the government and private sector. ... more