Regional Training Center Korea-Philippines Vocational Training Center Contributes to Oplan Kalinaw II Inter-Agency Coordination Meeting

In a significant display of commitment to fostering peace and security in the region, the Regional Training Center Korea-Philippines Vocational Training Center (RTC-KP VTC) actively participated in the Oplan Kalinaw II Inter-Agency Coordination Meeting held on February 15, 2024. The event took place at the Kapanalig Hall, DCPO Main Building, situated on San Pedro Street, Davao City.

Oplan Kalinaw II, a collaborative initiative among various government agencies, non-governmental organizations, and community stakeholders, aims to address and mitigate security challenges in the region. The inclusion of the RTC-KP VTC in this inter-agency coordination meeting highlights the center’s commitment not only to vocational training but also to contributing to broader societal well-being.

The meeting was organized to bring together key players involved in peace and security efforts, facilitating a platform for dialogue, collaboration, and the exchange of ideas. Representatives from the Philippine National Police (PNP), Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), local government units, and various partner organizations joined forces to discuss strategies for enhancing the safety and security of the region

The RTC-KP VTC, recognized for its expertise in vocational training and community development, contributed valuable insights during the meeting. The center emphasized the importance of education and skills development in building resilient communities that can contribute positively to the overall stability of the region.

During the meeting, Mr. Nelson Embat, representatives from RTC-KP VTC shared success stories of graduates who, after completing vocational training programs, were able to secure gainful employment, start their businesses, and contribute to their communities. These narratives underscored the center’s commitment to addressing the root causes of insecurity, such as poverty and lack of opportunities.

Moreover, the RTC-KP VTC expressed its willingness to collaborate further with other agencies involved in Oplan Kalinaw II. The center proposed initiatives to integrate vocational training and community development programs into the broader peace and security framework, emphasizing the role of education in building a stable and progressive society.

The Oplan Kalinaw II Inter-Agency Coordination Meeting served as a platform for fostering stronger ties among various stakeholders committed to the region’s peace and security. The active involvement of the RTC-KP VTC not only highlighted the importance of vocational training in community development but also showcased the center’s dedication to contributing holistically to the well-being of the region. As a key player in both education and community development, the RTC-KP VTC stands ready to play a vital role in the ongoing efforts to create a safer and more prosperous future for Davao City and its surrounding areas.

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