carper deadline - updates

Rappler's latest stories on carper deadline


Senate passes bill to extend CARPER deadline

Sep 17, 2014 - 5:41 PM

It is now up to the House of Representatives to pass their version of the bill certified as urgent by President Benigno Aquino III

Agrarian reform deadline: 41,500 hectares not yet covered

Jun 30, 2014 - 2:43 PM

Congress has yet to pass the law seeking to extend the deadline of land distribution yet again Civil society organizations say however that a new revolutionary DAR chief is needed

WAITING FOR AGRARIAN RFORM. Farmer activists wait for the Department of Agrarian Reform to decide on disputed land Hacienda Luisita in Tarlac. Photo by Dax Simbol

Lack of support for farmers drives abusive 'aryendo' system

Jun 11, 2014 - 1:46 PM

In Hacienda Luisita farmers with no means to make their lands productive are forced to lease out their land to new landlords

JUST A BANNER? Luisita farmer Roger Amurao holds up a banner identifying the farmer-beneficiary awarded land through the government's agrarian reform program. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

'271,000 hectares not yet covered by agrarian reform'

Jun 04, 2014 - 5:58 PM

Task Force Mapalad asks the Department of Agrarian Reform to fast track the coverage of these lands but the agency admits it needs time beyond the June 30 deadline

FAST-TRACK. Farmers from Mindanao who marched for five days from Malaybalay City in Bukidnon to Cagayan de Oro made a noise barrage outside the Department of Agrarian Reform Central Office in Quezon Memorial Circle on June 4 demanding the fast-tracking of CARPER implementation. Photo by Bobby Lagsa

Land reform advocates to DAR: Stick to 2014 deadline

Feb 28, 2014 - 8:39 PM

Four months to go before the end of CARPER around 800 000 hectares of land are yet to be awarded to farmer beneficiaries

A MATTER OF WILL. Land reform advocates say the DAR should be able to meet the CARPER deadline if they had enough political will. Photo by Pia Ranada/Rappler