Palawan Gov. Alvarez signs ordinance that will form cooperative development council


Palawan Governor Jose Ch. Alvarez has signed an ordinance that seeks to establish the Provincial Cooperative Development Council.

The measure, authored by Second District Board Member Eduardo Modesto V. Rodriguez, is now known as Provincial Ordinance No. 2371 series of 2020.

It is enitled: “Creating the Provincial Cooperative Development Council in order to Strengthen Cooperativism in the Province of Palawan and that will Coordinate for its Effective Promotion and Development for the Improvement of the Quality of Life of the Palaweños and Providing Funds Thereof”.

The new ordinance is seen to bolster the ang ‘partnership and resource sharing’ of the cooperative sector and agencies of the government.

“Samantala, base sa ordinansa, ang Gobernador o ang sinumang kaniyang itatalaga ay awtomatikong magiging Honorary Chairperson ng PCDC,” said the Capitol.

“Kabilang naman sa mga magiging miyembro ang representante ng iba’t-ibang mga ahensiya ng National Government, Chairperson ng Provincial Development Council, Provincial Cooperative Development Officer, NGO’s, Provincial Local Government Unit at marami pang iba,” it added.