Wednesday, 26 April 2017

Philippine Red Cross Agusan del Norte-Butuan City Chapter
Board of Directors' Meeting
25 April 2017


The Philippine Red Cross Agusan del Norte-Butuan City chapter held its regular Board of Directors meeting on April 25, 2017 in Butuan City. The chapter's accomplishments and different activities like the Million Volunteer Run 4 are part of the topics for discussion. (PIA Caraga)


Retired prosecutor Felixberto Guiritan presides on the discussion of the different activities and accomplishments of every committees of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) Agusan del Norte-Butuan City during its regular board of directors meeting on April 25, 2017. PRC committees/services include: disaster management; blood; safety; health; red cross youth/volunteer; welfare; and fund generation. (PIA Caraga)

Tuesday, 18 April 2017

PIA-ASEAN Multi-sectoral Forum
Watergate Hotel, Butuan City
11 April 2017



As an endeavor in keeping the people to be well-acquainted on the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and its socio-economic impacts, Caraganons from all levels of society gather together for the ‘ASEAN Multi-Sectoral Forum’ held on April 11, 2017 at the Function Hall of Watergate Hotel in Butuan City. (PIA Caraga)


According to Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Caraga regional director Abner Caga, the ASEAN Multi-Sectoral Forum held in Butuan City on April 11, 2017 aims to drum up support to Philippines’ chairmanship of the ASEAN this year. PIA, as the government’s information arm, wants to share how the Filipino can keep advantage from being citizens of an ASEAN member country, he said. (PIA Caraga)


During the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Multi-Sectoral Forum held in Butuan City on April 11, 2017, Philippine Information Agency deputy director general Gelo Villar emphasizes that the public has the commitment of the agency to build a change in mindset of the citizenry to achieve real change and that is making every Filipino a part of the community governed by its people. With ASEAN, promising progress and benefits await for all and that include employment opportunities in ASEAN member countries, better way of protecting migrant workers, protection of territories, among others, says Villar. (PIA Caraga)


Talking about 'Ambisyon Natin 2040' during Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Multi-Sectoral Forum held in Butuan City on April 11, 2017, National Economic and Development Authority Caraga regional director Mylah Faye Aurora Cariño underscores that it is important for everyone to be united in this initiative and to have common understanding of what every citizens are trying to do, and how to move forward. (PIA Caraga)