Mindanao’s lead agency in coordinating and integrating development efforts that bring about accelerated socio-economic development of Mindanao.
We shall carry out this mission through the active and extensive participation of all sectors in this development process. We are committed to upholding standards for service excellence, good governance and inclusive leadership in achieving the aspirations and vision of all Mindanawons.
BRUNEI DARUSSALAM INDONESIA MALAYSIA THE PHILIPPINES
EAST ASEAN GROWTH AREA (BIMP-EAGA)
- Enhanced Connectivity
- Food Basket Strategy
- This pillar aims to facilitate cross-border movement of goods, services, and people by ensuring all the necessary physical infrastructure and software development are in place, to achieve land, sea, and air connectivity within the sub-region.
- This strategy was conceived to sustainably utilize the natural richness and biodiversity of BIMP-EAGA’s resources to contribute in narrowing the development gap, alleviating the poverty, and promoting food security in the sub-region.
- Tourism Development
- Prioritizes community-based ecotourism (CBET) in order to fully showcase and conserve the natural and cultural resources of the sub-region, while also helping develop the lagging communities of the member countries.
- Taking off from the member countries’ commitment to sustainable development, this pillar ensures an integrated protection and management of the sub-region’s natural resources and biodiversity, by focusing on environment-friendly programs and initiatives.