In support to the continuity and sustainability of various development programs and projects contributory to Bohol’s economic development and people’s poverty alleviation, Governor Aris Aumentado and his Transition Management Team (TMT) met with the World Bank Team lead by Atty. Lesley Cordero and World Bank’s Senior Procurement Specialist Dominic R. Aumentado. Heads and personnel of the PGBH’s concerned departments namely, the Provincial Planning and Development Office (PPDO), the Bohol Tourism Office (BTO), Provincial Engineer’s Office (PEO), Provincial Budget Management Office (PBMO) and the Bohol Economic Development and Investment Promotion Office (BEDIPO, formerly BIPC) were present as well.
World Bank Team members who are also present are Ms. Madhu Raghunath, Lead Urban Specialist; Ms. Marilyn Martinez, Senior Disaster Risk Management Specialist; Mr. Rolando Canizal, Tourism Development Consultant; and, Ms. Fiorella Fabella, Senior Water Supply and Sanitation Specialist.
The World Bank and Provincial Government, to be able to identify what areas and aspects of the proposal needs further push to ensure continuity and support, assess the details of the WB-DOT SIRT Project during the round-table discussion.