Albay politikos rally behind Mayor Arcangel’s Cave Congress bid


Jovellar, Albay Mayor Jorem Arcangel took the municipality’s bid to host the 2018 Cave Congress on overdrive.

This, as Mayor Jorem and his tourism team made rounds in the offices of several important local politikos the past few days.

Expressing support for Jovellar’s bid were Albay 2nd district Rep. Joey Salceda, 3rd district Rep. Fernando Gonzalez and Albay Governor Al Francis Bichara.

The Cave Congress is a yearly gathering whose main objective is to discuss issues and concerns regarding the use of caves and cave resources, and to formulate alternative solutions for the sustainable use of these resources.

Local government units, government line agencies, non-government organization, the academe, caving groups and enthusiast and other stake holders take part in the event.