The Local Government Unit (LGU) of Subic— in coordination with the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Subic— has conducted a training/workshop on Gender and Development (GAD) and Disiplina Muna program held at the Sangguniang Bayan Session Hall on February 17, 2021.
The activity attended by the department heads and representatives from the national government agencies aimed to enrich the knowledge of the local officials in carrying out their roles and responsibilities on gender and development along with the requirements that are consonance with their tasks.
The training/workshop was facilitated by Local Government Operations Officer (LGOO) VI Kristine Joy Pesimo of DILG Subic. Among the issues and concepts discussed include the use of Harmonized Gender and Development Guidelines (HGDG) in the identification of projects and activities and crafting of the Gender and Development Plan and Budget.
Disiplina Muna focal person, Dr. Pamela Reyes-Gatdula reminded the participants on the essence of the program and likewise enjoined all offices to ardently support the undertakings of the local and national government in a gender-responsive and accountable demeanor.
By: LGOO VI Kristine Joy B. Pesimo