The Regional Planning and Development Office (RPDO), under the leadership of Engr. Baintan A. Ampatuan, bagged two (2) major awards, Top Performing Agency and Top Performing Agency Head, during the 20th Anniversary Celebration of the Regional Budget and Management Office (RBMO) held on August 25, 2015 at the Pagana Kutawato Native Restaurant, Cotabato City.
The Top Performing Agency Award was based on the Work and Financial Plan FY 2015 with RPDO having the highest target accomplishment (93.13%) as of the first semester of 2015 while the Top Performing Agency Head Award was given to Engr. Baintan Ampatuan, RPDO Executive Director. It was based on the highest target accomplishment and with the most number of early submission/compliance to the reportorial requirements (Accountability Reports)as of June 30, 2015.
Ms. Mailyn Macusang, RBMO Executive Director, emphasized in her message that the event's theme is "Upholding Transparency and Accountability in ARMM" which aims to recognize the efforts of the agencies and its heads in their proactive response to the call of the regional government for transparency and accountability.
Other agency who also received two awards, Top Compliant Agency and Most Cooperative Client, was the Regional Economic Zone Authority (REZA-ARMM).
The RBMO is an agency responsible for assisting the Office of the Regional Governor (ORG) and other regional line agencies in the management and supervision of the funds of the region.