Oriental Mindoro – Adhering to IATF policies and other health safety protocols, NIA MIMAROPA joins the simple celebration of NIA 57th Anniversary on June 22, 2020.
Ensuring the 2-meter social distancing, a thanksgiving mass was conducted led by Rev Fr. Rafael Gomez, SVD followed by a simultaneous video presentation prepared by the Public Affairs and Information Staff (PAIS) Central Office. The said video contains various anniversary greetings from NIA Top Management, Cabinet Secretary Karlos Nograles, Senator Cynthia Villar and President Rodrigo Roa Duterte.
Afterwards, NIA Regional Management also gave their messages – Engr. Raymundo C. Calusin of NIA Occidental Mindoro IMO, Engr. Gerardo R. Perez of MOMARO IMO, Ms. Kirsty Caroline M. Hernandez-Aceron of Administrative and Finance Division, Engr. Lowell L. Lozano of Engineering and Operations Division and Regional Manager William P. Ragodon.
“We should be firm. We should be resilient. We should be efficient. We should be dedicated and always remember to be safe and perform better.” Said Regional Manager Ragodon in his anniversary message for the employees.
This activity is a simple appreciation of NIA’s performance and a reminder to be resilient to continue providing irrigation services to the farmers and contribute in the food security of the country despite this public health emergency due to COVID-19 crisis.#Aileen Vernice G. Bahia, Regional Office