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DOLE Secretary Silvestre Bello III leads RTF-ELCAC in North Luzon Convergence Meeting


Peñablanca, Cagayan – DOLE Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III led the Cagayan Valley Regional Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (RTF-ELCAC) in the North Luzon Inter-Regional Task Force Convergence Meeting with the National Task Force ELCAC and the Joint Regional Task Forces of Regions 1, 3 and CAR last July 17, 2020.

Secretary Bello III, the Cabinet Officer for Regional Development and Security (CORDS) for Region II, led a contingent that also included Cagayan Province Governor Manuel N. Mamba, DOLE R02 Regional Director, Atty. Evelyn R. Ramos and the Regional Heads of the AFP, PNP, NICA, DILG, NEDA and the NCIP.

The event was organized by the NTF-ELCAC to apprise the CORDS and the Joint Regional Task Forces (JRTF) on the current development and security updates for Regions 1, 2, 3 and CAR as well as to harmonize and synchronize its peace and development efforts.

Secretary Bello III remarked in his speech the strong convergence and cooperation of line agencies and Local Government Units in Region 02 in its unified goal of ending armed struggle in the region.

Atty. Ramos meanwhile presented the accomplishments and ways forward of the RTF-ELCAC 2, including the different types of assistance provided by DOLE and other agencies to the priority areas in the Region since the inception of the ELCAC.

The event was conducted through ZOOM with the members for the Cagayan Valley Region converging as one at Valley Hotel in this town. ###

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