DAVAO CITY (December 18-21, 2017) – Regional Darul-Ifta of the ARMM came into existence by virtue of Muslim Mindanao Autonomy Act No. 323 signed into law by the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao Governor Hon. MUJIV S. HATAMAN, November 11, 2015. The law which serves as the charter of the Regional Darul Ifta repealed Executive Order No. 09 issued by the ARMM Regional Governor in 2014 creating the Technical Working Group for the creation of the Regional Darul Ifta which primarily aims among others to promote Islamic solidarity locally and globally, uphold rule of law through Islamic jurisprudence, strengthen Islamic preaching and guidance and utilize knowledge and social capital of the Ulama for common good.
It is empowered to establish a consultative body for policy making and guidance and to promulgate, adopt and implement policy guidelines, procedure, rules and regulations necessary for the proper management and operation of the office of the Jurisconsult in the exercise of its mandate.
The basic purpose of the said activity answers where the agency now, where the agency is going, and how the agency will get there. The RDI must also determine what sort of future is desirable, and then determine how this can be achieved. Whenever the agency and its employees set a course of action to be taken to achieve longer-term goals, they are engaging in strategic planning.
The RDI presented the 2017 Highlights of Accomplishment, Updates on the results of Inventories of Masajid, A’immah and Ulama, 2017 utilized budgets abreast with the unaccomplished program/s and unutilized funds. The agency also present the 2018 detailed work and financial.
RDI aims to strengthen Ulama participation in the promotion of peace and development across the region, and effectively counter/prevent all forms of violence, extremism and terrorism. Formulate policies for the implementation of strategic programs presented by the Ulama’ and A’immah in accordance with the approved IRR.
In the end of the session the RDI was able to present the whole operations and was able to formulate policies for the implementation of strategic programs presented by the Ulama’ and A’immah in accordance with the approved IRR.