Institutional Development

NIA is mandated to:

  • Organize and develop irrigation farmer-beneficiaries into Irrigators Associations (IAs)/ Irrigators Service Cooperatives (ISCs);
  • Register the IAs with Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC); ISCs with Cooperative Development Authority (CDA) - to attain legal personality;
  • Provide needed capacity building/training activities to the IAs/ISCs before transferring operation and maintenance (O&M);
  • NIA, under its Irrigation Management Transfer (IMT) program, is mandated to gradually transfer the management and O & M of national irrigation systems (NIS),wholly or partially, to duly organized IAs/ISCs;
  • Likewise, the agency develops communal or small irrigation projects (CIP) or rehabilitates existing communal irrigation systems (CIS) with IA participation then completely transfer to the IA the O & M of the of the completed CIP or rehabilitated CIS;
  • NIA assists the IAs/ISCs in establishing linkages with other agencies (both government and private) that provide support services and other assistance programs including livelihood/small business ventures to increase farm productivity and family income.

ORGANIZATION & DEVELOPMENT OF IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATIONS (IAs)

as of June 30, 2016

PARTICULARS NIS CIS TOTAL
1. IA ORGANIZED      
a. Number 307 370 677
b. Area 60,161.57 56,880.07 116,941.64
c. Farmer-beneficiaries 49,297 32,131 81,428
d. Members 47,191 29,357 76,548
2. IA REGISTERED      
a. Number 288 313 601
b. Area 57,151.04 51,087.11 108,238.15
c. Farmer-beneficiaries 47,579 29,908 76,487
d. Members 45,495 26,365 71,860

 

IMT STATUS

as of June 30, 2016

Name of Office Total Target Accomplishment to Date %
CY 2009-2016 No of IAs Contracted Area (ha.) Farmer Beneficiaries
AMRIS 103 104 21,388.20 17,374 101
DCRIS/AMRO 3 3 1,577.00 1,193 100
Total BANE 106 107 22,965.20 18,567 101
TASMORIS 40 40 4,793.98 3,342 100
CAMRIS 25 25 7,833.85 9,171 100
NBRIS 12 12 1,834.54 1,931 100
Bucao RIS 6 6 967.00 1,408 100
Total TARZAM 83 83 15,429.37 15,852 100
PGRIS 27 27 3,106.98 4,040 100
PDRIS 43 45 6,886.59 4,499 105
CLBRIS 3 3 721.00 795 100
Total PAMBAT 73 75 10,714.57 9,334 103
Total REGION 262 265 49,109.14 43,753 101