The Social Development Committee (SDC) of the Regional Development Council 2 (RDC2) convened for its reorganizational meeting on November 27, 2019 in Tuguegarao City. The Committee reviewed its membership to make it more effective and responsive in attending to social issues and concerns in the region. A total of 40 members from the regional line agencies, local government units, and higher education institutions, including the four private sector representatives of the RDC2 for social sector, were confirmed to constitute the SDC for the term 2019-2022.
The Committee also elected its officials, in which Regional Director Estela L. Cariño of the Department of Education and Regional Director Evelyn Ramos of the Department of Labor and Employment were elected as Co-Chair and Vice-Chair, respectively. The Chairperson will be selected and appointed by the RDC2 from the provincial or city local chief executives.
To cap the meeting, it adopted its Work Program for CY 2020 where several pressing social concerns of the region will be addressed.# NEDA-PMED