REDAS Training for Bulacan province conducted from October 21-26, 2013 at Subic PDF Print
Friday, 08 November 2013 13:06

From October 21 to 26 , 2013, a training entitled “Mainstreaming DRR into Local Development Planning Process Through the Provision and Use of REDAS Software” was conducted by PHIVOLCS for the province of Bulacan. It was held at Subic Holiday Villas, Olongapo City. A total of 73 participants from the Provincial Government Office, 19 municipalities and 3 cities of Bulacan province as well as guest LGUs from the provinces of Aurora, Bataan, Zambales, Rizal and Tarlac.  The municipalities of Maria Aurora (Aurora) and San Gabriel (La Union) also participated. There were also participants from the agencies of DOST Bulacan, HLURB-NTR, NEDA Region 3 and OCD IVA. A total of 67 license keys was issued. The training is being supported by the GMMA-READY Project.

Mr. Jonathan Sy-Alvarado, son of the  Gov. Wilhelmino Sy-Alvarado, was the guest speaker for the opening ceremony of the training while Bulacan PDRRMC Officer Felicisima Mungcal and PHIVOLCS Deputy Director Bartolome C. Bautista were the speakers during the opening and closing ceremonies. Speakers and facilitators in the training were Deputy Director Bartolome C. Bautista, Dr. Maria Leonila P. Bautista, Angelito G. Lanuza, Dr. Winchelle Ian G. Sevilla, Dr. Rhommel N. Grutas, Esfeca T. Del Mundo, Analyn D. Aquino, Danikko John V. Rivera, Robert B. Tiglao,  Johnlery Deximo, Abigail Polintan, Miguel Carreon and Kenneth Quisado.