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Shapefiles for mapping

Requested from DAR by R. Javelosa at 04:04 PM on Jul 06, 2022.
Purpose: •GIS mapping •overlaying of other shapefiles(and GPX files) gathered from surveys
Date of Coverage: 01/01/2018 - 01/01/2022
Tracking no: #DAR-920954782281

Javelosa 04:04 PM, Jul 06, 2022

I would like to request shapefiles covering the whole Cebu Province to generate the following maps:

•Lands Covered by CARP
•Lands Distributed to CARP Beneficiaries
•Agrarian Reform Communities
•CARPable Areas/Lands Agricultural Lands Converted to Other Urban Uses:
a. Location
b. Area
c. Actual No. of Farmer-Beneficiaries 
d. Reclassified Lands
e. Lands that can no longer be subject to reclassification

If shapefiles are not available then any matrix format will do.

FOI Receiving Officer 02:25 PM, Jul 08, 2022

July 8, 2022

Dear Rabin,

Thank you for your request dated Jul 06, 2022 under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch, for Shapefiles for mapping.

We received your request on Jul 06, 2022 and will respond on or before Jul 27, 2022 04:04:04 PM, in accordance with the Executive Order's implementing rules and regulations.

Should you have any questions regarding your request, kindly contact me using the reply function on the eFOI portal at, for request with ticket number #DAR-920954782281.

Thank you.


DAR - CO FOI Receiving Officer
FOI Officer

Javelosa 10:34 AM, Jul 28, 2022

Is everything alright, sir?

Javelosa 01:53 PM, Aug 01, 2022

Good day!

I would like to follow-up on my request for shapefiles:

•	Lands Covered by CARP
•	Lands Distributed to CARP Beneficiaries
•	CARPable Areas/Lands Agricultural Lands Converted to Other Urban Uses

Thank you.

October 16, 2023

Dear Citizen,


Thank you for your request dated Jul 06, 2022 04:04:04 PM under Executive Order No. 2 (s. 2016) on Freedom of Information in the Executive Branch.

Your request

You asked for Shapefiles for mapping.

Response to your request

While our aim is to provide information whenever possible, however, during the verification through phone call, you informed this Office that you no longer need the data since you already transferred to another office. 

For further assistance you may review the FAQ section of the eFOI site:

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If you are unhappy with this response to your FOI request, you may ask us to carry out an internal review of the response by writing to CONRADO M. ESTRELLA III, DAR Secretary through email address at Your review request should explain why you are dissatisfied with this response, and should be made within 15 calendar days from the date when you received this letter. We will complete the review and tell you the result within 30 calendar days from the date when we receive your review request.

If you are not satisfied with the result of the review, you then have the right to appeal to the Office of the President under Administrative Order No. 22 (s. 2011).

Thank you.

FOI Officer - DM

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