Director Toledo added that the DTI aims to promote inclusive growth in line with the administration’s Philippine Development Plan.
“SSF projects aim to help those in the countryside and develop MSMEs in the province,” she said.
Department of Science and Technology Rizal Provincial Director Fernando Ablaza also said that the agency has some projects lined up for BKBC.
“We are glad that the BKBC is utilizing the training and technology provided by DOST and we will continue to support the organization in terms of research and development,”s aid Director Ablaza.
Also present during the turnover of equipment were former Cainta mayor and BKBC founder Mon Ilaga, BKBC head Mrs. Veronica Ilagan, BKBC members, DTI and DOST-FPRDI (Forest Products Research and Development Institute) staff, representatives from the Villar Foundation and One Meralco Foundation (GG-PIA4A)