- Published: Friday, 13 October 2017 10:36
- Written by DavNor (Geoffrey S. Landanganon)
The Provincial Governor’s Office-Internal Audit Services Division (PGO-IASD) of Davao del Norte has been chosen as one of the finalists in the Search for Government Offices with Innovations and/or Best Practices in Internal Auditing for Calendar Year 2017.
With this year’s theme “Sustaining the Role of AGIA in the Government’s Thrusts on Good Governance, DavNor’s PGO-IASD certificate of recognition was given during the recently concluded Association of Government Internal Auditors (AGIA) 58th Annual National Convention cum Seminar held in Baguio City on October 3-6, 2017.
The gathering was attended by more than 1,200 participants coming from the National Government Agencies, Government Owned and Controlled Corporations, State Universities and Local Government Units. Five Internal Auditors of the Provincial Government of Davao del Norte were able to attend the said convention with the usual support of Governor Antonio Rafael G. del Rosario.
Vice President Maria Leonor G. Robredo was the invited Keynote Speaker focusing on the role of association of internal auditors in the government’s thrusts on good governance. Among the technical speakers were experts from the Department of Budget and Management, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Asian Development Bank, Assistant Secretary Enrique A. Tayag of the Department of Health, Philippine Military Academy and the Office of the Executive Secretary.
The AGIA Convention Cum Seminar is held every year to provide and apprise the members of the association on the latest updates on internal auditing.
Meanwhile, our very own pride, Ms. Ernanita D. Cabebe, head of PGO-IASD has been elected as one of the Board of Directors of the AGIA. She will serve as Director for two years beginning January 1, 2018.