The Municipaliy of Alubijid is a recipient of projects under the Partnership for Climate Resiliency – Enhancing Coastal Resiliency Project of the Federal Republic of Germany. The said projects aims to rehabilitate the marine resources of Baybay, Alubijid, Misamis Oriental.
The projects include Construction of Guardhouse/Watchtower, Rehabilitation of Fish Sanctuary, Establishment Fish Shelters and the Establishment of Handicraft Center/Interpretive Center. The projects are located at barangay Baybay. The Baybay Fishermen Multi-Purpose Cooperative and the Siare Lampakanay Handicraft Association are two Public Organizations who are the recipients of the project.
Prime movers of the projects are the Macajalar Bay Development Alliance (MBDA) under the leadership of Kristine A. Galarrita and Mr. Ferit Temur of GIZ (Consultant to MBDA). Residents of barangay Baybay led by Punong Barangay Willy L Suezo are indeed very thankful to the German people. Municipal Mayor Alvin Giovanni A. Labis is indeed very grateful too.
Contributor: EMALYN L. NERI