For the past days the Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte is actively engaging with various organizations for the implementation of activities that would push the province forward towards progress and development by sincerely sustaining the peace and order.
One of which is when the Armed Forces of the Philippines’ 2nd Mechanized (Magbalantay) Infantry Brigade facilitated the 3 day Provincial Youth Leadership Summit that took place at Mindanao Civic Center Sports Complex from October 23 to 25, 2017 in coordination, collaboration and cooperation with the Provincial Population Office.
A total of 168 youth leaders from all over the province and nearby areas participated to become better and productive citizens of the country bearing the theme “Katatagan ng Kabataan, Pag-asa ng Kinabukasan.”
Provincial Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo deeply recognized the essential contributions of the youth sector in building a better and peaceful community. Governor Angging as well expressed her concern with regards to extremism and radicalization. The Governor appealed to all stakeholders to work hand in hand in protecting the future of the youth especially the parents to keep an eye of their children’s activities. Report any suspicious men who are roaming in their area for they might be recruiters of the terrorists or any rebellious group.
In the culmination ceremony for the Filipino Elderly Week, Governor Angging was happy to see a great number of Senior Citizens who have come and join with the celebration. The Governor was proud to mention that the processing of Philhealth in the province has tremendously improved.
Mr. Rolando M. Mocorro, President of the Provincial Filipino Senior Citizens Association of the Philippines, thanked Governor Angging for being present in the culmination. According to Mr. Mocorro, the presence of the Governor brought joy and inspiration to them. The activity was held at Mindanao Civic Center Gymnasium on October 25, 2017.
In the exigency of public service, all members of the Management Committee of the Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte succumbed to the order of Governor Angging to undergo Psychological Assessment initiated by the Provincial Human Resource Management and Development Office and the Provincial Administrator’s Office in partnership with the Psychology Services Intermediary, who administered the test last October 23 and 24, 2017 at Mindanao Civic Center-Hotel Function Hall.
The Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office of Lanao del Norte spearheaded a two-day workshop with all concern stakeholders in the province for readiness when natural or man-made disasters strikes. The activity was held at Mindanao Civic Center-Hotel Function Hall on October 19 and 20, 2017.
The members of the council conveyed and successfully created a 5 year Disaster Risk Reduction Management Plan from 2017 to 2021 for effective response. This plan has to be reviewed by the Office of Civil Defence.
These activities were made possible through the untiring support and wisdom of Provincial Governor Imelda “Angging” Quibranza-Dimaporo to all the programs of the various departments and offices representing the Provincial Government of Lanao del Norte, “The Land of Beauty and Bounty.” PIO-LDN