Agriculture Secretary William Dar is now an “adopted son of the province of Kalinga,” through Resolution 2020-180, signed on September 22, 2020.

By virtue of a unanimous motion, the provincial council of Kalinga recognized the commendable service and achievements of Secretary Dar in leading the country towards sustainable food security and prosperous rural community.

Dar was also given a Kalinga name “DULLIYAW” which means brave, strong, and altruistic.