SAN JOSE, OCCIDENTAL MINDORO – As a way of giving valuable appreciation to the Department of Labor and Employment for the continuous joint undertaking of sustaining peace, order and better lives of the community, DOLE MIMAROPA Regional Director Joel M. Gonzales receives the AFP Kapayapaan Award given by Commanding Officer Dennis C. Gutierrez, LTC INF (GSC) PA, and MGEN Rhoderick M. Parayno, AFP Commander, 2ID, PA during the celebration of the 69th Founding Anniversary of the 4th Infantry (Scorpion) Battalion of the Philippine Army on January 26, 2019 held at Headquarters Bravo Company 4IB, Murtha with the theme “Sustaining peace, security, and development with the people of Mindoro”

Director Gonzales hails the celebration and also expressed his gratitude to the efforts of AFP led by the brigade in bringing the department’s livelihood program in the rural areas. He also affirmed that with the strong partnership of the DOLE and AFP, this fire of public service shall continue burning for the better lives all.

End/Gener L. Francisco