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Climate Change Advocacy Campaign

November 04 2014

In partnership with the Local Government Unit of Bacnotan under the leadership of Acting Mayor Francisco Angelito L. Fontanilla, the Philippine Information Agency (PIA), Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) conducted a Climate Change Advocacy Campaign Barangay Forum in support to the government’s climate change advocacy campaign. It was attended by 47 barangay captains and councilors, cooperatives, farmer sector, women sector, civil society organizations, schools, media practitioners and municipal officials and employees. Shown in photo is Acting Mayor Fontanilla during the open forum at the Town Plaza, Bacnotan, La Union on September 19, 2014. Seated from left are Ms. Cyrene Reyes, Founder of the Pitak Project; Ms. Jennilyne C. Role, Regional Director of PIA Region 1 and Ms. Christina C. Arzadon, Assistant Director of PIA Region 1.