DENR Secretary Roy A. Cimatu and DAR Secretary John R. Castriciones ledthe ceremonial cutting of ribbon for the official opening of the exhibit booths during the National Convergence Initiative-Sustainable Rural Development (NCI-SRD)Summit 2019 held at the Mansion Hotel, Gen. Luna St., Iloilo City recently.

Sixteen (16) regions displayed and showcased their sustainable Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (AFF) convergence products like sugar, vinegar, coffee, rice etc.

The NCI-SRD Summit was organized by four leading agencies namely Department of Agriculture (DA), Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR), Department of Environemnt and Natural Resources (DENR) and Department of the Interior and Local Government