Cotabato City -- The Regional Search Committee-Search for Outstanding Volunteers (RSC-SOV) convened its 2nd meeting last July 20, 2015 at the RPDO Meeting Room 2, ARMM Compound, Cotabato City in preparation for the upcoming Search for Outstanding Volunteers (SOV).
The RSC-SOV in ARMM is being chaired by the Regional Planning and Development Office (RPDO-ARMM). Ms. Melanie Mampen-Indar, Macro-Economic Planning Division Chief, presided the meeting in behalf of Engr. Baintan A. Ampatuan, RPDO Executive Director.
The main objective of the meeting was to orient the committee members on the criteria to be considered in the screening of nominees for the 2015 SOV and the validation visit.
As agreed, the validation visit will be conducted on July 28-29, 2015 purposely to validate and generate further inputs about the regional nominees to be considered on the 2015 SOV.
Moreover, the meeting was followed by an interview with the two (2) nominees namely Ms. Mercy R. Cano from the Lumao National High school, South Upi under the adult category, and Mr. Rasol A. Panansaran from the UnYPhil-Women Inc. under the youth category.
The RSC-SOV members is composed of Regional Planning and Development Office (RPDO-ARMM), Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG-ARMM), Department of Social Welfare and Development (DPWH-ARMM), Department of Health (DOH-ARMM), Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-ARMM), Bureau of Public Information (BPI-ARMM), and Civil Service Commission (CSC-ARMM).