Hundreds of ARMM employees including the Regional Planning and Development Office (RPDO-ARMM) staff converged to celebrate the 115th Philippine Civil Service Anniversary (PCSA) facilitated by the Civil Service Commission (CSC-ARMM) held yesterday, September 1, 2015 at the ARMM Compound, Cotabato City.
With the theme "Kayang Kaya Mo, Lingkod Bayan!", the CSC-ARMM, headed by Regional Director Leopoldo Roberto Valderosa Jr., granted the Citizen’s Satisfaction Center – Seal of Excellence Award to four line agencies in the region which includes Social Security System-Basilan Branch, Philippine Statistics Authority-Lanao del Sur Provincial Office, PhilHealth Regional Office, and PhilHealth-Marawi.
The award was based on the report card survey conducted by the CSC-ARMM last year. The agencies were rated as 'Excellent' in successfully delivering quality services to its clients.
Atty. Laisa Masuhud-Alamia, ARMM Executive Secretary, who spoke in behalf of Hon. Mujiv S. Hataman, ARMM Regional Governor said that the ARMM has improved professionalism and performance in the regional bureaucracy as well as the general public’s access to important government services. The CSC is the lead implementer of the Anti-Red Tape Act (ARTA) that initiates the recognition of offices that perform well.
The celebration also featured umbrella presentation through a dance choreography participated by different agencies including RPDO.
The CSC-ARMM is the leading agency in promoting morale, efficiency, integrity, responsiveness, progressiveness, and courtesy in the Civil Service.