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Gov Marañon at the Governor’s Night of 27th ANP Trade Fair in Manila

Gov Marañon at the Governor's Night of 27th ANP Trade Fair in Manila

Negros Occidental Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. (right) with former Senator Ramon Magsaysay, Jr. (center) and First Lady Dr. Marilyn Marañon (left) at the Governor’s Night of the 27th ANP Trade Fair last September 25, 2012 at Rockwell Tent, Power Plant Mall in Makati. /CAPITOLphoto

Gov Marañon at the Governor's Night of 27th ANP Trade Fair in Manila

Gov. Alfredo G. Maranon, Jr. points out to former Senator Ramon Magsaysay, Jr. details of the Negros Map in the presence of First Lady Dr. Marilyn Maranon at the 27th ANP Trade Fair in Manila recently. /CAPITOLphoto

Governor Marañon Present During the Rosary Mass Rally for Peace

Governor Marañon Present During the Rosary Mass Rally for Peace

Negros Occidental Gov. Alfredo G. Marañon, Jr. lays the crown to the image of Blessed Virgin Mary during the Rosary Mass Rally for Peace: Mary, The Living Tabernacle by the Marian Missionaries of the Holy Cross and the Youth for Mary and Christ at the University of St. La Salle Coliseum, yesterday. */CAPITOLPhoto

Governor Marañon Present During the Rosary Mass Rally for Peace

Students, teachers, priests, religious organizations, politicians and guests join the Rosary Mass Rally for Peace: Mary, The Living Tabernacle by the Marian Missionaries of the Holy Cross and the Youth for Mary and Christ at the University of St. La Salle Coliseum, yesterday. */CAPITOLPhoto

Regional Development Partners Forum Held

Regional Development Partners Forum Held

Various public and private sectors attended Regional Development Partners Forum conducted by the Regional Development Council VI in partnership with the Provincial Government of Negros Occidental at the Technology and Livelihood Development Center, yesterday. */Capitol photo

In an effort to mobilize and engage private sector organizations to support and participate in the realization of goals, targets and strategies outlined in the local development plans and National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), the Regional Development Council (RDC) VI conducted a forum with various private sectors and partners at the Technology and Livelihood Development Center (TLDC), yesterday.

The forum also served as an opportunity to highlight the good partnership between the public and private sectors in solving local issues and intensify the collaboration of activities to further maximize the use of resources, rationalize community assistance and avoid duplication of efforts.

NEDA-VI Regional Director Ro-ann Bacal shared the highlights of the Regional Development Plan for 2011-2016.

She stated that the four-year development plan which resulted from a series of consultations from various sectors reflects the sentiments of the majority of the important groups in Western Visayas.

Director Bacal also commended the province of Negros Occidental for its beautiful and world-class products.

Mary Ann Dino, Executive Director of Betty Bantug Benitez Foundation, Inc and Leni Rose Lobrino, Provincial Education Officer of ERDA Foundation also shared the best practices on public-private partnership.

A workshop entitled “Identifying Challenges and Opportunities to be responded through Public-Private Partnership” was also conducted.

Also present during the forum are Provincial Administrator Enrique Pinongan, Provincial Planning and Development Officer Ma. Lina P. Sanogal, and NEDA-VI Asst. Regional Director Atty. Raul Anlocotan, among others. */CAPITOL NEWS