Gov. Al Francis C. Bichara ,as the Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) chairman, was represented by OIC PSWDO Albay, Dr Eva Grageda attended the Launching of the Support to Barangay Development Program (SBDP) through the project entitled “Padagos na Katoninongan asin pag Uswag: SBDP Road show Bicol Region “at Casiguran Gymnasium, Casiguran Sorsogon.
The Provincial Government of Albay, with its continues dedication and support to promote peace and order in the country gladly take its part as member of this SBDP to capacitate the Geographically Displaced and Isolated Areas (GIDA) and totally eradicate the insurgency of rebels in the country. Parts of the program were the unveiling of exhibit (list of project such as farm to market roads, water system, etc, to identified GIDAs and turnover of checks with the amount for the projects to be established in Masbate, Cam Norte, and Sorsogon.
Guest of Honors in the said event were Hon. Francis Joseph “Chiz” Escudero, Governor, Province of Sorsogon; USEC Marvel C. Clavecilla, USEC Marlo L. Escort, SEC. Hermogenes C. Esperon Jr., Hon Edwin N. Hamor, Atty Anthony C. Nuyda, Atty. Arnaldo E. Escober Jr., other stakeholders: Punong Barangays, LGU staff and personnel and partner agencies from the PNP, Phil Army, BFP, DSWD, DILG and other invited guests.