A SHARED RESPONSIBILITY

United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) country representative Klaus Beck (left) and Zuellig Family Foundation (ZFF) president Ernesto Garilao (right) hand over training modules to the Department of Health (DOH) leaders in a symbolic handover ceremony during the ZFF-UNFPA Colloquium on November 10. The colloquium is the culminating activity of a four-and-a-half-year leadership and governance training program of the DOH, ZFF and UNFPA. Inclusion of indigenous peoples and Bangasmoro-sensitive indicators in the health roadmaps are among the innovations in its nine partner provinces including Mountain Province, Camarines Norte, Sarangani, Eastern Samar, Albay, Surigao del Sur, Ifugao, Compostella Valley and Sultan Kudarat. Present to receive the modules are (from left) DOH Director Dr. Enrique Tayag, Assistant Secretary of Health-Mindanao Cluster Dr. Abdullah Dumama, Region 8 Assistant Regional Director (RD) Dr. Paula Sydiongco, Cordillera Administrative Region RD Dr. Lakshmi Legazpi, Provincial DOH Officer Dr. Jocelyn Iraola, Region 12 (Soccsksargen) RD Dr. Francisco Mateo, and Region 13 (Caraga) RD Dr. Jose Llacuna.