In the 6th ASEAN+ Convention Awards Night that was held in the FICC Hall of the Bicol University in Legazpi City last January 30, 2020, Gov. Al Francis C. Bichara was awarded with the “Highest Distinction of Leadership Excellence in Local Government Asia” for his exemplary governance and innovative efforts for the betterment of the province.

The event was hosted by ACLADEB or the Asian+Council of Leaders, Administrators, Deans and Educators in Business in partnership with CERTS Educational Services.