As part of the 19th Development Policy Research Month (DPRM) celebration this year, the Philippine Institute for Development Studies and the Mindanao Development Authority jointly organizeD the 7th Mindanao Policy Research Forum (MPRF), in collaboration with the Caraga State University. This year’s MPRF theme is “Reset and Rebuild for a Better Mindanao in the Post-Pandemic World”, which is in line with the DPRM theme “Reset and Rebuild for a Better Philippines in the Post-Pandemic World”. The virtual forum was held on September 24, 2021, from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm, via Cisco Webex.
Reset and Rebuild for a Better Philippines in the Post-Pandemic World presented by Dr. Margarita Debuque-Gonzales, Senior Research Fellow, Philippine Institute for Development Studies
Developing a Sustainable Pathway for Philippine Nickel Sector presented by Dr. Romell A. Seronay, Director, Center for Research in Environmental Management and Eco-governance, Caraga State University
The Coastal Community Social Enterprise at Zamboanga Sibugay presented by Mr. Roberto Ballon aka “Ka Dodoy”, Fisherman and Community Environmentalist