26 Barangays undertake Purok Laban Krimen Skills Training
Public information officers of 26 barangays were called to participate in Purok Laban Krimen- “Ipaalam mo kay Mayor” Barangay Public Information Officers Skills Training and Seminar-Workshop on July 1-5, 2019 held at Yolach’s Events Place, Barangay Mabuhay, General Santos City.
This project is the brainchild of City Mayor Ronnel C. Rivera and it aims to establish a feedback mechanism and a network of Barangay Public Information Officers in 26 barangays as advocates of peace journalism, bearers of good news and information on the various events and activities from purok to barangay through social media.
The event was spearheaded by City Public Information Office in coordination with City Mayor’s Office – Integrated Barangay Affairs.
The resource speakers during the event were Rombel S. Catolico of the City Public Information Office; Atty. Arnel Zapatos of the City Administrator’s Office;
Shalanie Odi-Teves, a Communication Specialist, Registered Nurse and Entrepreneur; Avelmar Manansala, a Google Ambassador and Co-Founder of Sox Bloggers; Jennifer Solis, the News Head and Manager of Brigada News TV Gensan and Ms. Jennifer Alejandro of General Santos City SPED Integrated School. (CPIO/AC/RSC)