Basic GIS Operations Training Conducted By PPDO

PPDO Basic GIS Training - 20110215-18 Participants

PPDO Basic GIS Training - 20110215-18 ParticipantsThe Provincial Planning and Development Office (PPDO) of the Province of Bohol conducted a Basic Geographic Information System (GIS) Operations using the Manifold System 8.0 GIS software. The training was held on February 15-18, 2011 at the Juanito Cambangay Conference Room of the PPDO. The training was well participated by representatives of the invitees which includes 7 personnel from the PPDO and 12 personnel from the Municipal Local Government Units (LGUs)). The training was primarily intended to expand the GIS users base of the PPDO but was also extended to selected municipalities having received assistance from the PPDO in the preparation of their Comprehensive Land Use Plan (CLUP). This extension is intended to sustain the PPDO assistance in terms of handling the GIS data generated as part of the assistance which will be turned over to the LGUs once the assistance is completed.

Above is a photo of the participants with the trainer posing after the training. Standing from left to right are:

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Governor Edgar Chatto Presides First PDC ExeCom Meeting

After the July 15th Full Council Meeting of the Provincial Development Council (PDC), Governor Edgar Chatto presided the first Executive Committee meeting of the PDC last October 6, 2010 at the Flamingo Room 2 of the Bohol Tropics Resort in Tagbilaran City. Provincial Planning and Development Coordinator, Atty. John Titus Vistal, who also serves as … Read more

Bohol’s Provincial Development Full Council Reconstituted

The Provincial Development Council Full Council was reconstituted during its first meeting in Del Carmen Weste, Balilihan, Bohol last July 15, 2010 under the Chatto-Lim administration.  It was attended by  Cong. Rene Relampagos of the 1st District, Cong. Erico Aumentado of the 2nd District, Cong. Arthur Yap of the 3rd District, Vice-Governor Concepcion Lim who … Read more

Australian training grads thankful to outgoing Governor Aumentado

A day before 2nd District Rep. Erico Aumentado stepped down from Capitol last week, the Philippine Australian Alumni Association, Inc. (PA3i)–Bohol Chapter squeezed in his busy schedule just to hand a huge symbol of gratitude for the opportunity to a post-graduate scholarship in Australia. PA3i–Bohol Chapter commended Aumentado for having been an “outstanding leader who … Read more

Provincial Development Council Executive Committee (3/12/2010)


PDC Chair  Erico B. Aumentado informed the Council that  the PDC-Execom  meeting was called for the purpose of tackling items in the  agenda, most notably the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding with NEDA Region VII. He then mentioned  that Bohol is the beneficiary of several major projects of the Republic of Korea. He also informed the municipal Mayors that they would be called to an emergency meeting on March 15, 2010 with the Provincial Disaster Coordinating Council, particularly those municipalities affected by the adverse effects of droughts in order to undertake mitigating measures such as cloud seeding, targeting the North Eastern basin as the granary of the Province of Bohol.

Approval of the proposed Agenda – Since the members had provided with copies of the  previous minutes , Mr. Argeo Melisimo moved to dispense the reading and for  the approval of the same, which was duly seconded. There being no objection, the motion was carried.

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Provincial Development Council Full Council Feb 2, 2010

Hon. Erico B.  Aumentado  manifested that it was  the first joint meeting of the Provincial Development Council, PPOC and the Sangguniang Panlalawigan  for calendar year 2010. He  emphasized that the said meeting will address vital concerns on peace and development of the province focusing on poverty reduction and peace. After recognizing the  distinguished guest, the ULAP President and Interim President of ULAP, Mr. Ramon Guico, Gov. Aumentado then indorsed the Guico  Plan to increase the IRA Fund from 40% to 50%.

At this point, Chairman Aumentado requested for the deferment of items 2, 3 & 4 of the  chairman’s time of the agenda considering that there were numerous items to be taken up.

Atty.  Vistal moved to dispensed with the reading of the previous minutes and so with the approval of the same since the  members were already provided with the  agenda folder.

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PPDO Sector Heads Meeting with the NEDA Technical Staff PDPFP Review February 1, 2010

Objectives of the Meeting

To make sure that the programs and projects identified  may link with the strategies, objectives as identified in the goal  are really based on the planning environment  but not indicated  without basis to identify the programs. In the planning environment there is a clear linkage from the planning environment and issues are identified.

If there are some other comments will be sent  later since this is the first time that they have read the plan

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