Written by Gloria Villas
The appointment of a new Department Head for the Provincial Social Welfare and Development Office (DSWD) has been confirmed in the Provincial Council or SP Aklan.
During the SP’ s 9th Regular Session on Wednesday, members of the council confirmed the letter of request by Governor Florencio Miraflores appointing Evangelina Gallega as the new Provincial Government Department Head of the agency.
Meanwhile, Gallega said that under her supervision, she aims to strengthen the agency’s programs and services, particularly Child Protection and Protection among Women in order to stress out their rights.
The New DSWD head also mentioned the continued programs on skills training and personality development.
In line with this, Gallega expressed gratitude for the trust given to her abilities by the Aklan Provincial Government to lead the DSWD.
Gallega took office on March 4, 2014 and her position was confirmed on March 12, 2014.
Translated by Shelah Casiano