6 DILG officials, appointed

  • May 15, 2017
  • Jerome Paunan

 

MANILA, May 15 (PIA) -- Six officials of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) assigned in the central and regional offices have recently been promoted as full-fledged Director III.

 

Among the newly appointed officials who will assume the Director III posts are Juan Jovian E. Ingeniero of DILG-National Capital Region, Victoria H. Ramos of DILG-Region 1, Odilon M. Pasaraba of DILG-Region 2, Araceli A. San Jose of DILG-Region 3, Karl Caesar R. Rimando of DILG-Region 4B and Dennis D. Villasenor of the Bureau of Local Government Development of the DILG-Central Office.

 

The officers were notified of their appointment through a letter from Pres. Rodrigo Duterte and took their oath before DILG Officer-in-Charge Catalino S. Cuy last week. Cuy said the appointments of the DILG officials is very timely as the Department is counting on the support of its officials in ensuring that the programs and projects of the Department are effectively carried out at the local level.

 

"Congratulations to our new Assistant Directors and Assistant Regional Directors! I trust that you will continue to serve the Department with utmost integrity, credibility and professionalism as they assume much bigger tasks and responsibilities in the DILG," he said.

 

For his part, Villasenor said that he vows to perform beyond what is expected of him as he carries on to fulfill his duties as a public servant working for the realization of DILG's vision.

 

"It will just be the same committed service that I render day in and day out. This blessing and responsibility will keep me motivated to be a contributor towards the achievement of DILG's mandate," he remarked.

 

On the other hand, Ramos, who started as a Local Government Officer in 1985 and slowly worked her way up, is a proof that hard work and dedication towards your craft really pays off.

 

"You really have to work hard for your goals. Keep in mind that you must always be in sync with your organization’s vision and work hard to fulfill such objective," she said. (DILG/RJB/JCP/PIA-NCR)


Other News

NDRRMC rolls out Bida Ang Handa Campaign for the 2nd quarter nationwide EQ drill
  • June 27, 2017
MANILA, June 27 (PIA) -- The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) through the Regional DRRM Councils will hold the 2nd Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) on 29 June 2017, Thursday, 2PM at Bolton Street in Davao City as the ceremonial venue.   In line with this, OCD kicks off the Bida ang Handa Campaign which generally aims to promote disaster preparedness through public’s participation in the NSED. The main goal of the activity is to gather the maximum number of commitments via social media.   This campaign involves the participa...Read more
Roses for peace on Eid'l Ftr
  • June 27, 2017
BURU-UN, LANAO DEL NORTE – Roses for Peace on Eid'l  Fitr as intense gun battles continued to erupt in the heart of Marawi City, a celebration was taking place in the open grounds of the Iligan City National School of FIsheries which served as an evacuation center for civilians who fled the armed conflict. The mood was festive, as the more than 180 families who have been living in the evacuation center for a month commemorated Eid al-Fitr, or the end of the observance of Ramdhan. But what struck a sensitive chord among the hundreds of people gathered at the site was the excha...Read more
Vizcaya eyes more tourism projects
  • June 27, 2017
BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcaya, June 27 (PIA) – An official of the  tourism body here has vowed more tourism-related projects and activities to boost tourist arrivals in the province.   Former Governor Ruth Padilla, president of the Nueva Vizcaya Tourism Council, said they are now preparing the documents for the declaration of the Capissaan Cave System in Kasibu town, Mt. Palali in Bayombong town and Mt. Ugo in Kayapa town as protected areas through the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).     “These are some of our eco-tourism attractions that need to be pre...Read more
US Embassy, UP-IIS host ‘iftars’ in honor of Ramadan
  • June 27, 2017
BUTUAN CITY, June 27 (PIA) - In culmination of the holy month of Ramadan, the United States (U.S.) Embassy in the Philippines has partnered with the University of the Philippines (UP) Institute of Islamic Studies (IIS) in hosting two simultaneous iftar activities on Wednesday.  One at IIS in Quezon City and the other at the Santa Elena Evacuation Center in Iligan City serving 1,140 Marawi evacuees.  The two communities shared food and fellowship, and strengthened their resolve in solidarity with victims of the Marawi siege.   Following Maghrib, the sunset prayer, U.S. Embassy Deputy ...Read more