Department of the Interior and Local Government Pampanga called the Provincial Poverty Reduction Action Team cum Bottom-Up Budgeting 2014-2015 Inter-Agency Organizational Meeting yesterday, June 25, at the Executive House, Provincial Capitol Compound, Brgy. Sto Niño, City of San Fernando.

Department Heads of the provincial government of Pampanga attended first time to listen to the reports of the member agencies who presented the BuB 2014-15 project implementation status, to wit: the DILG as head agency on the implementation of BuB, Department of Agriculture, Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Department of Education, Department of Social and Welfare Development, Department of Trade and Industry, Technical Education and Skills Development Authority, and Department of Health, correspondingly.

The meeting aimed to identify the various issues and concerns for the expedition of the completion of 2014 BuB projects, and the implementation of BuB 2015 projects.

Community Mobilizers Amelito Vitug, Nicanor Soriano, and Alejandro Soto, presented to the body a suggested action plan for the succeeding week until December this year, for the fast tracking of the implementation of BuB projects.

"We hope and pray na patuloy nating pagkaisahan ang implementasyon ng BuB para sa pagbabago ng mga mamamayan ng lalawigan ng Pampanga, kundi para rin sa buong mamamayan ng bansang Pilipinas," DILG Pampanga Provincial Director Myrvi Apostol-Fabia said as she thanked the unwavering support of the provincial government ardently led by Governor Lilia Pineda, and the usual participation and coordination of the member agencies.