ROXAS CITY, Capiz, Aug. 11 (PIA6) – The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) – Capiz Provincial Statistical Office has been awarded the country’s best statistical office in the provincial category of the 2016 PSA Awards.
The award was received by Provincial Statistics Officer Frankie Dordas during the 2017 PSA National Planning Workshop in Clark, Pampanga late last year.
“Finally, we made it to the top,” said Dordas, noting that PSA Capiz has been a second runner of the nationwide search in 2014 and 2015.
Aside from the highest distinction, PSA – Capiz also placed first in the Financial, Human Resource and Administrative Service as well as Partnership and Linkages and obtained the fifth spot in the information dissemination.
“I would like to share this with my co-employees who are my partners in our endeavors of being solid, responsive and world class authority on statistics and civil registration,” he said, adding that “the awards manifest the fruits of our labor and dedication to the PSA mandate” as quoted from an article in view of the achievements that was published in the PSA – Capiz official publication.
He also thanked the support of PSA – 6 director Fred Sollesta and all PSA officials.
The PSA Awards is a yearly undertaking that is participated by PSA provincial offices nationwide. It is an incentive system aimed to ensure timely delivery of quality outputs in the implementation of PSA’s mandated activities and to increase the Office’s visibility among stakeholders. (JCM/AAL/PIA6 Capiz)