Mindanao State University-General Santos City strengthens partnership with United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) through signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) last March 26, 2021 in Cotabato City. Inking the memorandum were Dr. Anshari P. Ali, Chancellor of MSU-GSC and Dr. Chetan P. Kumar, Outcome Lead of Peace Pillar, UNDP Philippines. Minister Atty. Naguib G. Sinarimbo of the Ministry of the Interior and Local Government-BARMM was also present to show his support to the partnership.
The MOU outlines the commitment of both instititutions in enhancing development activities in promoting peaceful engagement and building community resilience in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM). Furthemore, the collaboration signifies the intent of MSU-GSC and UNDP in generating coordinated actions in contribution to peacebuilding and development in the Bangsamoro region.