Tuesday, September 18, 2012

BEAM-ARMM approved

After more than three (3) years of technical preparations, the Basic Education Assistance for Muslim Mindanao (BEAM-ARMM) is finally approved today, September 18, 2012, by the NEDA Board chaired by President Noynoy Aquino at a meeting in Malacanan Palace. 

The BEAM-ARMM proposal was presented by Regional Governor Mujiv Hataman and assisted by DepEd Secretary Bro Armin Luistro and NEDA Secretary Dr Arsenio Balisacan. Serving as technical resource persons were DepEd-ARMM Secretary Atty Jamar Kulayan, Asec Noor Saada and Regional Planning chief Marjuni Maddi.

The BEAM-ARMM is a P3 billion-plus, five-year grant from the Australian Government to help improve access to quality basic education in the region. The four (4) core components of the project are: Kindergarten and Basic Education (Kindergarten is managed by UNICEF), School Health (managed by GIZ and FfS), Technical and Vocational Education and Alternative Delivery Model (managed by BRAC Philippines).  

"Moral Governance"

English - "Good governance for a progressive and peaceful BARMM."

Sinama - "Hap pamarinta tudju BARMM na sambu maka salamat"

Bahasa Sug - "Dan mabuntul tudju pa BARMM masambu iban mahatul"

Meranaw - "Mathitu a kandatu sa BARMM ko katagompiya go kalilintad"


"Ministry of Basic, Higher and Technical Education (MBHTE)"