1,066 anti-drugs councils formed

The Cebu Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Office (CPADAO) has strengthened the campaign against illegal drugs by reviving the Barangay Anti-Drug Abuse Council (BADAC). CPADAO chairman Carmen Durano-Meca revealed that 1,066 BADAC were formed in different towns to determine their respective plans of action in solving the drug problem. Meca said CPADAO also formed 1,052 BADAC auxiliary continue reading : 1,066 anti-drugs councils formed

Singapore schools partner with Cebu Province to help boost tourism industry

The development of a 36-month Tourism and Hospitality Capability Development program for students and the tourism sector in Cebu is underway after two Singapore schools inked a partnership with the Cebu Provincial Government and the Department of Tourism (DOT). Gov. Hilario P. Davide III, Republic Polytechnic principal and chief executive officer Mr. Yeo Li Pheow, continue reading : Singapore schools partner with Cebu Province to help boost tourism industry

PDRRMO prioritizes building of disaster-proof evac centers

Underscoring the need to mitigate and reduce disaster risks, the Cebu provincial government allocated P21 million for the construction of ‘calamity-resistant’ evacuation centers in priority areas of Cebu province. This was revealed in the proposed budget by the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office (PDRRMO) during yesterday’s Provincial Development Council meeting. The PDRRMO budget proposal, continue reading : PDRRMO prioritizes building of disaster-proof evac centers