Community facilitators and staff of Maradeca Inc conducted validation and prioritization of proposed community livelihood interventions in 36 barangays of Buadipuso Buntong and Malabang, Lanao del Sur.
The consultative meetings were held from April 21 to May 04, 2018 in partnership with the International Organization for Migration (IOM).
In that activities, beneficiaries prioritized three of the identified proposed livelihood projects and needs during the Community Assessment and Profiling (CAP).
They were also reoriented about community working group’s roles and responsibilities in actualizing proposed livelihood; oriented them regarding Prevention to Sexual Exploitation and Abuse (PSEA); and, identified the needs of the community for peace agenda advocacy.
The activities were undertaken with inclusive participation of town’s local executives and community leaders “to balance, coordinate, and ensure impartial representation in decision-makings from sectors.
This process uphold transparency in social preparation for future interventions.
Proposed community projects are subject of IOM’s evaluation. (Mashod Ibrahim Salik)