BSC Pres. Dr. Alfonso R.Simon meets with the BSC GAD Focal Point System as well as the the newly elected officers of the SSC and Department Officers.

Pursuant to PCW Memorandum no. 2019-02 on Preparation and Submision of Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 Gender and Development (GAD) Plans and Budgets dated August 1, 2019, the GAD Focal Point Sytem (GFPS), headed by Engr. Alfonso R. Simon,Ph.D., conducted its first meeting for CY 2019 last August 19, 2019 at the Office of the President.

The said meeting is to finalize the Gender and Development Plan and Budget (GPB) for FY 2020 where the GFPS came up with activities that promote gender equality and gender sensitivity. In addition, the recommendations of the Commission on Audit stated from AOM no. 2019-11 dated February 21, 2019 were integrated in the finalization of GPB FY 2020