The Philippine Genome Center Mindanao has detected the presence of African Swine Fever virus in the region, making it possible to control the disease and secure supply of pork in stricken areas.
UP Mindanao and Davao del Norte State College turned over to the CHED vulnerability maps that can help local fishing communities be aware of and adapt to climate change.
UP Mindanao and its College of Humanities and Social Science will co-present a webinar on “Fact-checking in the Time of Coronavirus” in collaboration with MovePH, Rappler’s civic engagement unit. Watch the webinar on Friday, 11 June, 4:00 p.m.
“UP alumni, do you miss the campus fairs such as the UP Diliman Fair, the UP Los Baños Feb Fair, the UP Manila Fiesta, the UP Cebu Cookout, the UP Tacloban Orgs Fair, the Tatak UPMin of UP Mindanao, and other festivities in UP campuses in your student days?
“To V or Not To V,” a free internet forum and webinar on the COVID-19 vaccination issue, will be held on 13 February 2021, at 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. via Zoom. Interested parties may register at https://bit.ly/3tusvJI. The webinar will also be live-streamed on the Facebook pages of the organizers, the UP Alumni Association (UPAA) Davao, the University of the Philippines (UP) Mindanao, and the Philippine Genome Center (PGC) Mindanao.
The inauguration of the new Philippine Genome Center Visayas, which will pursue research for fisheries and aquatics, agriculture and medicine, is “UP Visayas at its best”, according to UPV Chancellor Camposano.
To celebrate UP Mindanao’s 25th anniversary, the UPMin School of Management is offering free webinars on the digital economy and food security this November 2020.