Various leaders of women’s groups were convened this afternoon by Councilor Lilani Ramon, Chairperson of the Committee on Women, Children and Family Life and Special Needs Group to discuss the issues affecting the sector and proposed activities to further their empowerment with funding support from the City Government.
Councilor Ramon stressed that her committee along with Councilors Karissa Tolentino-Maxino, SK President Renz Macion and Liga ng mga Barangay President Dionie Amores will work with all concerned sectors so that Dumaguete City can once again win the Seal of Good Local Governance and Seal of Child Friendly Local Governance.
Mayor Felipe Antonio Remollo also underscored his administration’s consistent support to the projects and activities promoting the welfare of women, children and PWDs.
Among those present are representatives of the Dumaguete City Police Station, KALIPI officers, Local Council on Women, GAD Focal Person and officers of women’s organizations.