PIA Press Release
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Lagawe, Ifugao creates own MDG committeeby Vency D. Bulayungan
LAGAWE, Ifugao, Jan. 18 (PIA) -- To express the province’s support and participation in achieving the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the Provincial Local Government Unit created a committee to act on matters concerning MDG.
Governor Eugene Balitang designated Provincial Planning and Development Officer, Engr. Carmelita Buyuccan as the focal person for the committee. Members of the committee will be representatives from the Provincial Social Welfare and Development office, Health office, Agriculture office, Environment and Natural Resources office, Veterinary office, governor’s office, Department of Education, Department of Labor and Employment and from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources.
The focal person will be responsible for communicating with the region and the municipal local government units on the submission of MDG statuses or progress reports, receive MDG data form from the municipalities and compile the MDG forms.
If the data is available at the province, the focal person shall accomplish the same, make a report to the Regional Social Development Committee on the status of the submission of the municipalities and attend seminars or meetings in the region concerning MDG.
The members shall assist the focal person in all her duties and shall perform works concerning the MDG as may be assigned. (VDB- PIA CAR, Ifugao)