DILG 13 field officers undergo continuing legal education

  • March 17, 2017

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 17 (PIA) -- The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Caraga conducted a Continuing Legal Education Seminar Workshop for its field officers and selected officers from the Regional Office on March 13-14, 2017 at Samping Avenue, this city.

The two-day workshop facilitated by Atty. Pioquinta E. Quindara, former Personnel Division Chief of DILG Central Office, aimed to demonstrate familiarity with the local legislative process and Barangay Justice System to the field officers who are the front liners in providing primary technical services to the LGUs.

“Field Officers are deputized to answer legal matters relating to the mandate given to our office. This activity will guide and refresh you once again on the local legislative processes that will help in performing your functions effectively,” articulated DILG Caraga Regional Director, Lilibeth A. Famacion, during her opening remarks.

DILG 13 Legal Officer, Atty. Allen M. Gasulas, also discussed the importance of safe cyber practices and responsible sharing of information on social media.

The activity strengthened the capability of the field officers in carrying out the Department’s mandate in providing quality and excellent technical assistance to the LGUs. (Archie Rose G. Vasquez, DILG-Caraga/PIA-Caraga)


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