Another prestigious award was conferred to the City of Malaybalay this after clinching first place in Region 10 as the Best City Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council in component City category.
Mayor Ignacio W. Zubiri formally presented the award to CDRRMO Alan J. Comiso during the second Monday convocation program on August 14, 2017 at the new City Hall, City of Malaybalay.
Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council – Region 10 bestowed Gawad Kalasag to Malaybalay CDRRMC on August 10, 2017 at Mallberry Suites Business Hotel, Cagayan de Oro City during the National Disaster Resilience Culmination and Gawad Kalasag Awarding Ceremony.
Gawad Kalasag recognized the City for its exemplary performance in the implementation of disaster risk reduction and management programs for the year 2016 covering the 4 thematic areas particularly in advancing the capacity and awareness to impending threat of calamity and its commitment in strengthening mechanisms and ensuring the reduction of disaster risk in our communities.
Mayor Zubiri, as chair of the CDRRMC has been very active and committed in strengthening the capacity and capability of the City in relation to the best practices relative to its programs and activities.
Meanwhile, Bukidnon National High School snatched the first place as Gawad Kalasag – Best Urban Public School in Region 10.