OIC City Director Amada T. Dumagat gave an inspirational message to the participants of the Initial Orientation for Techno Farm Training for Aeta Upland Farmers at Sitio Banca-bancaan, Barangay Gordon Heights on June 8, 2015 participated by IP farmers from Sitio Tralala of Barangay Gordon Heights. The activity is under the 2014 Bottom Up Budgeting (BuB) project specifically the Aeta vegetable farming and seedling production by the Department of Agriculture through the City Agriculture Office. Also present during the activity were representatives of Amelia Heights Neighborhood Association and Kalikasan, Inc., CSO members of the LPRAT Olongapo City.

     The City Peace and Order Council of Olongapo City held its 2nd quarter meeting last June 4, 2015 at the FMA Hall, 2nd Floor, City Hall Building presided by CPOC Vice Chairperson and City Councilor Alreuela Bundang-Ortiz. The council passed the resolution approving the release and use of confidential fund for CY 2015 of Olongapo City. Drug prevention and operation were also discussed during the meeting to strengthen the anti-drug campaign of the Paulino administration.

The DILG, Liga ng mga Barangay, Catholic Church, inter-faith groups, civil society organizations, and city officials of Olongapo City gathered together in promoting transparency and good governance during the Ugnayan ng Barangay at Simbahan (UBAS) launch on April 29, 2015 at FMA Hall, City Hall, Olongapo City.

Women and Children Protection Council of Olongapo City during the kick-off activity   The kick-off activity of the 18-day campaign to end Violence Against Women (VAW) was held during Olongapo city’s flag raising ceremony on November 25, 2013.  This was spearheaded by the Women and Children Protection Council with City Councilor Elena Dabu as Chairperson of the SP Committee on Women.  The City is actively joining the 18-day campaign against gender-based violence that is being observed globally from November 25 to December 12.  

   According to Republic Act 10398, November 25 of every year was declared as the “National Consciousness Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and Children”.  The law raises the standard by which this campaign is observed by mandating key agencies to undertake activities designed to raise public awareness on VAW.  


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