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Thursday, 8 February 2024

CPD-13 gears up for upcoming executive visit

BUENAVISTA, Agusan del Norte -- Anticipation builds as Caraga Region prepares to extend a warm welcome to Undersecretary Lisa Grace S. Bersales, CPD executive director V, during her upcoming visit from February 29 to March 1, 2024.

The visit is poised to be marked by significant events that will underscore its commitment to regional development, namely:

1. Welcoming the undersecretary: 

The Commission on Population and Development (CPD) Caraga is set to embrace the esteemed presence of Usec. Bersales, who is known for her dedication to population and development initiatives, is expected to be greeted with enthusiasm as the region looks forward to fruitful engagements.

2. Anticipated MOA signing for lot donation:

A pivotal moment is expected to unfold as the municipality of Buenavista is slated to sign a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) on February 29, 2024, donating a 1500-square meter lot along the National Highway in Barangay Abilan to CPD Caraga. This generous donation paved the way for expanded facilities and enhanced services, further strengthening CPD Caraga's presence and impact in the region.

3. Anticipated groundbreaking ceremony for new CPD Caraga regional building:

The landscape of CPD Caraga's future is expected to take shape with the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of a new regional office building. With an allotment of P18 million from the Office of Congressman Dale B. Corvera, the groundbreaking ceremony on February 29, 2024, is anticipated to mark the commencement of a state-of-the-art facility that will serve as a hub for innovative population and development programs.

4. PIRP prepares to welcome executive visit

On March 1, 2024, the undersecretary and their delegation are anticipated to be welcomed to the Program Implementation Review and Planning (PIRP) session for CPD Caraga. The engaging session is expected to provide an opportunity to align strategies, assess performance, and set objectives that resonate with the overarching goals of CPD.

As the region prepares to host the significant events, there is a sense of excitement and readiness for the positive transformation that these upcoming activities are expected to bring. The collaborative efforts showcased during her anticipated visit are poised to leave a lasting impact on the region's socio-economic landscape. (CPD-Caraga/PIA-Caraga)