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Bello leads Joint RDC-AdCom-RPOC-RTF ELCAC-BP2 Meeting

Ilagan City, Isabela – DOLE Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III, the Cabinet Officer for Regional Development and Security (CORDS) for Region II, led the Joint Meeting of the Regional Development Council 2 (RDC2), the RDC Advisory Committee (AdCom), the Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC), the Regional Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (RTF-ELCAC) and the RDC2 Special Committee on Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa Program (BP2) at the Isabela Provincial Capitol in this city on March 20, 2021.

The said meeting was also attended by Isabela Governor Rodolfo T. Albano III, Chair of the RDC, Quirino Governor Dakila Carlo E. Cua, Nueva Vizcaya Governor Carlos Padilla III, other government officials and members from different national government agencies.

The meeting was conducted to discuss plans and accomplishments of the councils and committees to include the COVID-19 Vaccine roll-out in the region, IATF issuances on travel and business opening, update on the projected completion of urgent dredging works and long-term dredging plans and the creation of the Build Back Better (BBB) Task Force Secretariat.

In his message to the body, Secretary Bello stressed the vital role of government officials and citizens alike in spurring economic growth and social development through sound planning and implementation of the administration’s programs and services.

He likewise mentioned the role of government officials and citizens alike in peace and order efforts through curbing criminality and insurgency.

The proper enforcement of law and administration of justice must continue to work hand-in-hand with sound planning and policy-making in order to accelerate socio-economic development and achieve lasting peace in the region,” Secretary Bello said.

DOLE RO2 Regional Director Joel M. Gonzales meanwhile presented the accomplishments of the RTF-ELCAC across its 11 clusters for the first quarter of 2021.

The joint meeting is held quarterly to ensure appropriate and strategic direction of policies and plans targeting socio-economic development, anti-insurgency campaigns and peace and security. ###

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