Department heads of the Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte has gathered on July 21, 2020, at Macapagal Training Center, Governor Arsenio A. Quibranza Provincial Government Center, Pigcarangan, Tubod, to start the two (2) day workshop for the formulation of the 2021 Annual Investment Plan (AIP) led by Provincial Governor Imelda ‘Angging’ Quibranza-Dimaporo together with Provincial Administrator Ms. Sittie Aminah Quibranza Dimaporo.

Governor Angging in her opening statement earnestly reminded the department heads to actively find ways by initiating programs, projects, and activities that are beneficial to the residents, such as livelihood programs, and continue to serve the people of Lanao del Norte with all sincerity, especially in these challenging times.

The effort of the Incident Management Team in strictly implementing the Executive Orders and dealing with issues and concerns brought by the COVID-19 pandemic is deeply appreciated and strongly recognized by the Provincial Chief Executive, especially the frontliners serving at the isolation and quarantine facilities and those manning the quarantine checkpoints.

“I am very proud of you guys for doing well in managing the COVID-19 matters, and I believe we are in the right track in handling the situation, as Government employees we should perform our job effectively and with efficiency for the betterment of the people of our beloved Province of Lanao del Norte. Let us continue to demonstrate our support to the actions of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte in managing the COVID-19 pandemic in our country, and pray for his protection and good health.”

The Governor also said that she favors in allowing the Locally Stranded Individuals and Overseas Filipino Workers who were stranded in other places due to the strict implementation of lockdown, particularly from the National Capital Region and Cebu City, who expressed their intention to return to the Province of Lanao del Norte and be with their family but have to submit with the health protocols established by the Provincial Government.

The two (2) day activity aims to undertake the following; Revisit Indicative PPAs for 2021 vis-à-vis 2020-2022 LDIP/PRFs; Formulate 2021 AIP; and Support Plans, 2021 AIP (20% DF, 5% DRRMF, 5% GAD, POPS, LCCAP, LCPC, SENIOR CITIZEN and PWDs, AIDS, NUTRITION PLAN, ANNUAL CULTURE PLAN). PIO-LDN