Butuan RCWC to conduct workshop on "State of the Children" report
by Robert E. Roperos
BUTUAN CITY (October 23) -- The Regional Committee for the Welfare of Children (RCWC) headed by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) is set to conduct a workshop on the formulation of the regional and local state of the children's report on October 22-25, 2006 in one of the local hotels here.
According to Carmencita Cochingco, Regional Director of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), the workshop aims to promote the delivery of the regional and local state of the children's report, capacitate the LGUs in preparing the local report and promote participatory approach in the preparation of the report in the regional level.
Dir. Conchingco added that at the end of the workshop, the participants are expected to come-up with a draft of the report.
It can be recalled that in October 2005, an orientation on the preparation of the local state of the children's report was conducted by RCWC participated by the local government units and regional line agencies in order to promote the preparation of the local report among the LGUs and provide basic understanding and knowledge on the preparation of the report in the regional level. (PIA-13) [top]