Irrigators' Association (IA)

NATIONAL CONFEDERATION OF IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATIONS

VISION

"We are the leading self-reliant National Farmers organization committed to uplift the quality of life of the Filipino irrigation farmers/families nationwide."

MISSION

  • To be a model National Farmers Organization in achieving a sustainable irrigation operation.

  • To develop a coordinated support of all government institutions and non-government organizations to attain maximum food production.

  • To represent the interest of the irrigation farmers and work with policy making bodies for their support to attain agricultural development.

THRUSTS

  • Increased rice and corn production.

  • Improved marketing system.

  • Establishment of cooperatives.

  • Establishment of livelihood projects.

  • Sustainable operation and maintenance of irrigation systems.

  • Improved irrigation service fee collection.

  • Improved crop processing.

  • Continuous education and training.

  • IA radio program for regular information dissemination.

  • IA group insurance and mutual fund.

  • Socio-political and entrepreneurial linkages.

IRRIGATORS ASSOCIATION IN REGION 5

BASIC INFORMATION (As of December 2015)

Date of confederation: February 20, 1998

Re-registration: June 4, 2015

Provincial Federations: 8