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Albay Governor Expresses Support to First Ever EARTH Forum and Expo 2022

(Legazpi City, October 19, 2022) Gov. Noel E. Rosal graced the opening of the DZGB AM-led Environment, Agriculture, Resiliency, Tourism, And Health (E.A.R.T.H.) Forum and Expo, which were attended by local leaders and heads, at the Ayala Malls, Legazpi City, last Wednesday. With the theme “Sustainable Development in light of Laudato Si, Climate Ch…

Group of Sula Channel Fish Cage Owners Ask Extension of Operation

(Legazpi City, October 19, 2022) Pursuant to the directives of Albay Governor Noel E. Rosal on giving the Local Government Unit (LGU) of Bacacay a month to dismantle excess fish cages across Sula Channel, the Sula Channel Fish Cage Operator’s Association (SUCFICOA) requested for an extension that calls for leniency and consideration to fisher folk…

Scrabble games in the 1st Gov. Rosal Inter-Department Sportsfest

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Board Member Vince Baltazar read the Provincial Resolution No. 0152-2022, commending Mr. Jeremy A. Cruz, Principal III of Legazpi City National High School

JUST NOW | Board Member Vince Baltazar read the Provincial Resolution No. 0152-2022, commending Mr. Jeremy A. Cruz, Principal III of Legazpi City National High School (formerly Pagasa National High School) for bagging the Country Winner Award in the Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization (SEAMEO), Special Education Innovation Award 20…

The Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) Council

LOOK | The Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) Council conducted an Orientation/Refresher for the Child Development Teachers (CDTs), Provincial Social Welfare and Development Offices (PSWDOs), City/Municipal Social Welfare and Development Offices (C/MWDOs) from different Local Government Units (LGUs) in Bicol Region regarding the utilizati…

Governor Rosal Amends PWUDs Rehabilitation Fund

(Legazpi City, October 11, 2022) Albay Governor Noel E. Rosal amended the Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Council (PADAC) to allocate funds for Persons Who Use Drugs (PWUDs) to meet their rehabilitation needs. According to the governor, granting funds for rehabilitation can be a great avenue to assist the province’s component municipalities in resolvin…

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The Provincial Government of Albay (PGA), headed by Albay Provincial Health Office’s (APHO) OIC Dr. Nathaniel Rempillo and Gender and Development’s (GAD) OIC Ms. Rowena Ondiz, launched a joint health services for PGA employees today, at the Albay Capitol Atrium. Health services offered includes Medical, Dental and Optical Check-up, Random Blood Su…

GAD Conducts Mental Health Seminar-Workshop in Celebration of Mental Health Awareness Month

(Legazpi City, October 7, 2022) In celebration of Mental Health Awareness Month, the Provincial Government of Albay (PGA) through the Gender and Development (GAD) office conducted a Mental Health Seminar-Workshop for GAD Focal Persons from each PGA department, with a theme “Dealing with the Crisis of the Mind”. Genevieve Lomerio Ondiz, a registere…

PSWDO, Albay Solo Parent Federation Discuss Future Programs, Activities for Solo Parents in Albay

(Legazpi City, October 10, 2022) The Albay Solo Parent Federation discussed future programs and activities with the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office for solo parents in Albay, last October 7, 2022. The meeting’s agenda began with clearing the issues and concerns that rose up from the recent election of the federation’s officers. Mo…

Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD)

LOOK| The Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) Council, through the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO), provided technical assistance to teachers handling children ages 0-4 years. The council aims to train teachers to input integrated and comprehensive ECCD data through an effective information system. ECCD Council is …

Modernized Transport Systems: MPUV Launching Continues in Bicol Region

(Legazpi City, October 7, 2022) – Bicol Region continues to institutionalize Modernized Public Utility Vehicles (MPUVs) under several transport cooperatives which first launched several units in Tabaco City (July 2020), Gubat, Sorsogon (August 2020), Aroroy, Masbate (March 2021), and Sorsogon City (April 2022). The Barcelona Gubat Transport Cooper…

Albay KALIPI Federation Present Programs Providing Economic Opportunities for Women

(Legazpi City, October 6, 2022) Following its goal to empower women, the Albay Kalipunan ng Liping Pilipina (KALIPI) Federation through the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO), presented their upcoming activities which aims to promote livelihood and economic opportunities to women. Mary Rose Refugia, Women’s Welfare Focal Pers…

Albay Gov. Rosal Urges More Partnerships with Civic Organizations

In a statement made during a special meeting of the Rotary Club of Legazpi West (RCLW), Governor Noel Rosal reiterated his call for civic organization involvement in delivering service and assistance to Albayano people in need. He said that partnerships involving the private sector are invaluable as they provide much-needed resources in uplifting …

PSWDO, ASCA, and OSCA Heads Confer for Future Programs and Incentives for Senior Citizens in Albay

(Legazpi City, October 5, 2022) The Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (PSWDO) met with the Albay Senior Citizens Association (ASCA) and Office of Senior Citizen Affairs (OSCA) heads to confer their joint future plans and programs for senior citizens in Albay. Board Member Raul Rosal made an appearance to clarify the inclusions of hi…

PSWDO Meets with Albay PYAP, Pushes for UNLAD Kabataan Program Province-wide Implementation

PSWDO Meets with Albay PYAP, Pushes for UNLAD Kabataan Program Province-wide Implementation (Legazpi City, October 5, 2022) Pag-Asa Youth Association of the Philippines (PYAP) newly elected officers from all over Albay met with PSWDO’s OIC, Maria Vivien Cea, and Emma Nisola SWO I, for the Child and Youth Focal forum yesterday, October 4, 2022, and…

APAO to Evaluate, Validate Farming Needs of PAFC-Albay Farmers

APAO to Evaluate, Validate Farming Needs of PAFC-Albay Farmers (Legazpi City, October 4, 2022) The Provincial Agricultural and Fishery Council (PAFC) of Albay, headed by Mr. Arcangel N. Arroyo, joined with the Albay Provincial Agriculture Office (APAO), led by Ms. Rosalinda Belodo, and informed the council and their members that they will be condu…

PHIVOLCS warns of possible lava dome crack on Mayon that could trigger pyroclastic flows

PHIVOLCS warns of possible lava dome crack on Mayon that could trigger pyroclastic flows (Legazpi City August 25, 2022) Resident volcanologist Dr. Paul Alanis of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) has warned of a possible crack on the portion of the lava dome that might generate pyroclastic flows particularly if a st…

Albay, Bicol-BFAR award motorized bancas to Albayano fisherfolks

Albay, Bicol-BFAR award motorized bancas to Albayano fisherfolks Through a profitable partnership with the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) Region V, the Provincial Government of Albay (PGA) awarded ten (10) units of motorized fishing bancas to Albayano fisherfolks during yesterday’s (August 24) distribution held at the Agri-Food C…

PDRRMC briefs Gov. Rosal on Albay’s current risks

(Legazpi City, August 25, 2022) Members of the Albay Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (PDRRMC) on Wednesday gave a briefing on Gov. Noel E. Rosal about the current risk status of Albay from the threats of disasters during the Council’s 3rd Quarter Meeting held at the Albay Astrodome, Legazpi City. Philippine Institute of Volca…

Strengthening linkage between Municipal Treasurers and Assessors as strategic mechanism for efficient tax collection, enforcement

Strengthening linkage between Municipal Treasurers and Assessors as strategic mechanism for efficient tax collection, enforcement (Legazpi City, August 23, 2022) Albay Governor Noel Rosal gathered the Municipal Treasurers and Assessors yesterday at the Red Room, Albay Capitol, to discuss the importance of having a strategy to aid complications in …
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