On May 20, 2024, NIA Aurora-Nueva Ecija IMO assisted in the payout for Zero Hunger Dinalungan Vegetables Sustainable Livelihood Programs Associations (SLPAs) in the Municipality of Dinalungan, Aurora. A total of 30 members from Bial-Talaytay Irrigators Association, represented by Mr. Michael G. Olila, Zero Hunger Fisherfolks SLPA, and Ms. Gina T. Bustillos, Project Development Officer II of DSWS Aurora, were present in the activity. The event was organized for the beneficiaries of DSWD's Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) in the said... read more

On May 9, 2024, the Coordination Meeting of NIA Aurora-Nueva Ecija IMO with the Office of the Lupao Municipal Mayor Hon. Alex Rommel V. Romano was conducted to discuss the on- going implementation of Alalay Grande Communal Irrigation Project located in Barangay Alalay Grande, Lupao, Nueva Ecija.

The meeting also aims to address the Irrigation Project Development of the said municipality. Present during the meeting were Municipal Mayor Alex Rommel V. Romano, Engr. Jessie D. Pangilinan of DA Region III, Lupao Municipal Agriculturist... read more

The Operations and Maintenance Section of NIA Bulacan Irrigation Management Office (Bulacan IMO), under the management of the Division Manager Engr. Placida C. Cordero and the leadership of the O&M Chief Engr. Ernesto L. Mapoy, Jr., successfully conducted the System Management Committee (SMC) Meetings from May 22-24 and May 28-29, 2024.

The meetings took place at NIA Region III Farmers Training Center in Tambubong, San Rafael, Bulacan. These regular SMC activities involve the Federation of Irrigators Association of Angat-... read more

Held in the Municipality of Dinalupihan, Bataan on May 21, 2024, NIA Pampanga-Bataan IMO commenced the desilting operations of the Tubo-Tubo River. This initiative is vital for 39 farmer beneficiaries of the Tubo-Tubo Communal Irrigation System (Tubo-Tubo CIS) in Barangay Pag-asa. The river, a vital water source for local agriculture, is being cleared of sediments to improve water flow and irrigation efficiency, ensuring better crop yields and agricultural productivity for the community.

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On May 15-17, 2024, CAMRIS IA Federation/Samahang Magsasaka ng North Tarlac Council Federation of Farmers Irrigators Association (SMNTCF FIA) selected NIA ANE IMO as Social, Technological, Education and Exchange Program (STEEP) as the main destination to establish good relationships with other IA Federation and at the same time to personally observe and gather relevant advanced development of different irrigation systems and facilities.

This activity aims to learn and adapt other methods of managing an irrigation system, to... read more


Samahang Magsasaka ng North Tarlac Council Federation (SMNTCF) conducted its regular Monthly Meeting on May 27, 2024 at NIA CAMRIS Hall, Malacampa, Camiling, Tarlac. The said meeting was led by SMNTCF President Mr. Rodenio T. Sotero and Acting Chief of CAMRIS, Engr. Rogelio D. Velasco Jr. The District Representative Chief of Staff, Mr. Earl Sitaca was also present. Through the successfully concluded meeting with the Congressman of the 1st District of Tarlac, concerns and issues regarding convergence projects delivered by Engr.... read more

The Pampanga Delta River Irrigation System (PDRIS) of NIA Pampanga-Bataan IMO, under the leadership of Engr. Clarita G. Silverio, conducted a System Management Committee Meeting on May 23, 2024 at the Cong Dadong Dam, Lacquios, Arayat, Pampanga. The session included the PDRIS Federation of Irrigators Associations (IAs), led by Mr. Nazario G. Vinuya, along with representatives from eight municipalities covered by the PDRIS area.

The primary objective of the meeting was to establish committees and build an organization to support... read more

Floridablanca, Pampanga – May 24, 2024

A consultation meeting was convened at Brgy. Cabangcalan, Floridablanca, Pampanga, bringing together key stakeholders to address pressing issues in the agricultural sector. The National Irrigation Administration (NIA), represented by OIC-Deputy Administrator for Engineering and Operations Sector and concurrent Regional Manager Engr. Josephine B. Salazar, led the meeting. She was joined by NIA PamBat IMO Manager Engr. Ruben R. Llamas, District Representative Hon. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, and... read more

Through a Consultation Meeting, NIA and DPWH discuss a collaborative convergence project to address critical issues related to address flooding concerns and to fast-track irrigation in the 3rd Congressional District of Bataan.

Bataan 3rd District Representative Hon. Angela Garcia presided over the said meeting. NIA Pampanga-Bataan IMO Manager Engr. Ruben Llamas, NIA Engineering Section Chief Engr. Angelito David, NIA Bataan Satellite Office Head Engr. Janelle Santos, Bataan 3rd District Engineering Office (DEO) Head Engr. Maribel... read more


STEEP is one of the programs of NIA offered to the Irrigators Association (IA) to help them acquire strategies and techniques from other lAs that can help them improve the management of their association.

Annually, the IA Presidents of Tarlac IA Provincial Federation receive educational tours and field trips as incentives for their leadership. These tours provide them with valuable knowledge, techniques, and processes in agriculture and organizational management, including visits to various irrigation systems and... read more