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The NIA assured the safety and viability of the JRMP II.
The NIA and other proponents of the project have said that JRMP II will generate at least 17,000 jobs during the construction stage and address Iloilo's potable water supply problems.
Proponents and supporters of the project have insisted that the JRMP II will boost agricultural production, water supply and generate employment.
The NIA and other proponents of the project have said that JRMP II will generate about 17,000 jobs during the construction stage and address Iloilo's potable water supply and problems.
Drilon, a main proponent of the project and main speaker of the forum, stressed that the JRMP II would be the biggest infrastructure project in Iloilo and the biggest project funded with official development assistance from South Korea.
But the appeals court, in its decision, said a review of the testimonies of witnesses for the respondents would show that the activities in the area had been part of the memorandum of agreement entered into between IPs, NIA and National Council for Indigenous People (NIC) for the feasibility study of JRMP II and was requested by the IP themselves.
JRMP II is the second of a twostage project aimed at tapping water for multiple uses from the Jalaur, one of the major rivers on Panay Island.
JRMP II aims to develop and enhance yearround irrigation systems for 32,000 ha of agricultural land, generate hydroelectric power and supply water to household and commercial consumers.
The JRMP II, set to be completed by 2016, involves the construction of three dams (Jalaur reservoir, afterbay and catch dams), a 6.
The problem with JRMP II does not lie only in ensuring the durability of particular infrastructure like the megadam but the area impact of a repeat of the Lady Caycay earthquake in 1948 or worse, by the confirmed catastrophic tremor generator-the West Panay Fault which is only 11 km away from the planned site of the megadam," she said.
Several village chiefs and tribal leaders of Tumandok communities who will be affected by the project also attended the briefing to express their support for the JRMP II.
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