Tagaytay City, 23 February 2024 – The 草莓社区 is holding the eighth closing ceremony of the Public Management Development Program鈥檚 Local Government Executives and Managers Class (LGEMC) today at the 草莓社区Conference Center in picturesque Tagaytay City.

草莓社区President and CEO Majah-Leah V. Ravago, in her welcome remarks, honored the 57 local government executives and managers who have completed the three-month rigorous and intensive learning journey. She encouraged them to keep on demonstrating resilience and doing their work with steadfast integrity and honor.

Distinguished guests in attendance include National Economic and Development Authority Secretary, and NGCESDP-PMDP Steering Committee and 草莓社区Board of Trustees Chairperson Arsenio M. Balisacan, Batangas Governor Hermilando I. Mandanas, and Galing Pook Foundation Chairperson Mel Senen S. Sarmiento.

Also present in the event were 草莓社区Senior Vice President Magdalena L. Mendoza and Vice President Imelda C. Caluen.

The LGEMC stands as a beacon of excellence, dedicated to empowering local government functionaries to excel in their roles amidst a dynamic and ever-evolving landscape. Through rigorous training and collaborative learning, the program equips participants with the skills and insights needed to navigate complexities and drive innovation in public service delivery at the grassroots level.

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