Archive for September, 2016
The City Government of Catbalogan and its officials and departments convened for the formulation of the 2017-2019 Executive and Legislative Agenda (ELA) and Capacity Development (CapDev) Agenda as required by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG).
The ELA is a term-based plan taken out from the Comprehensive Development Plan, which contains the major development thrusts and priorities of both the executive and legislative branches for the three-year term of office.
On the other hand, the CapDev Agenda outlines the capacity development strategies, programs and initiatives that need to be undertaken to address identified organizational competency gaps, indicating the target groups, specific recommended approaches, resources required and timeline.
Bulk of the ELA is geared towards the expansion of the city’s economic and climate proofing through the Sky City Mega Project as well as other major projects. Other identified were separated into social protection, economic, institutional, infrastructure and environmental.
The said workshop was facilitated by the City DILG and attended by no less than City Mayor Stephany Uy-Tan and the department and program heads representing the executive branch, Vice Mayor Art Sherwin Gabon along with the City Councilors representing the legislative branch.