Members of the Gender and Development Focal Point System (GFPS) of Dumaguete City presented and deliberated the proposed Gender and Development Programs, Projects and Activities (PPAs) for the Calendar Year 2023 last Friday.
Also discussed are the accomplishment reports of the different offices and agencies of the 1st quarter of the current year 2022.
Among the participants of the meeting are Councilors Lilani Ramon, GAD Focal Person Aveangel S. Alcorin, City Local Government Operations Officer Christopher Pastor and department heads concerned with the implementation of PPAs that will address gender related issues.
The law requires that a minimum of 5% of the total annual budgets of all government agencies be allocated for gender programs, projects and activities.