PURA’S GFPS CONDUCTS ITS GENDER-RESPONSIVE PLANNING AND BUDGETING FOR F.Y. 2024 | LCAT-VAWC PRESENTS ITS ACCOMPLISHMENT REPORT
To ensure the sustainability of GAD programs and activities of the Local Government Unit of Pura, the GAD Focal Point System (GFPS), headed by the Executive Committee Chairperson Mayor Freddie D. Domingo, convened the Gender-Responsive Planning and Budgeting for F.Y. 2024 and a meeting on February 23, 2023, at the S.B. Conference Room.
Engr. Abegel A. Pagatpatan and Mr. Joe Myrence T. Mendoza – GAD coordinators, made the activity a venue to craft the LGU’s GAD Plan and Budget for F.Y. 2024, present the GAD Accomplishment Report 2022 and tackle the GAD PPAs set for 2023. Moreover, there was a converging of efforts with the members of GFPS as each member has the role in gender mainstreaming.
One of the main functions of the GFPS is to facilitate the gender mainstreaming efforts of the LGU through the GAD planning and budgeting process and to formulate the LGU GPB in response to the gender gaps and issues the locality faces.
The said activity was attended by SB members, DILG-MLGOO, LGU functionaries and employees, PBP, BFP, and CSO representatives.