11 months TESDA seeks to help more ex-rebels MB
By Philippine News Agency MANILA — To enhance the government’s capacity-building programs, the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) seeks to provide more training to former rebels. TESDA Director General, Secretary Isidro S. Lapeña(TESDA / MANILA BULLETIN) “We have projects in almost all of the regions. But for now, we will give special focus in Batangas, Bohol and Masbate,” TESDA Secretary Isidro Lapeña told the Philippine News Agency (PNA) on Wednesday. These places, he said, are among the areas with the most concentration of former rebels. Lapeña noted that the agency considers former rebels as special clients. They are among ... more