- May 4, 2017 - May 5, 2017
4:00 pm - 1:00 am
Learn about the National Economic and Development Authority’s roadmap for 2017-2022 on the expanded opportunities for the agriculture sector in the Philippines
About the Speaker
Ms. Mercedita AgcaoiIi Sombilla
Assistant Secretary for Agriculture, Natural Resources, and Environment Staff,
National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA
Currently the Assistant Secretary of the Regional Development Office and concurrent Director of the Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environment Staff of the National Economic and Development Authority or NEDA. Ms. Sombilla worked with various international research organizations as full time researcher before she rejoined NEDA. Her field of expertise is on agriculture and rural development, focusing on policy studies that promote sustainable growth and improve income and welfare of rural households.