Republic of the Philippines
PALAWAN COUNCIL FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT
(R.A. 7611)
Puerto Princesa City, Palawan

PCSD RESOLUTION NO. 07-327

“A RESOLUTION OF GRATITUDE AND COMMENDATION FOR THE LEADERSHIP OF CONG.ABRAHAM KAHLIL B. MITRA DURING HIS 3 YEAR TERM AS PCSD CHAIRMAN “

WHEREAS, Republic Act 7611, otherwise known as the Strategic Environmental Plan (SEP) for Palawan Act, was passed into law on June 19, 1992 had has, since, been the framework for government agencies concerned in the formulation of plans, programs and projects affecting the environment and natural resources of Palawan;

WHEREAS, Section 16 of said Act provides that the governance, implementation and policy direction of the SEP shall be exercised by the Palawan Council for Sustainable Development (PCSD) who shall elect, from among its members, a Chairman who shall act as its head;

WHEREAS, during the Special Meeting of the Council last July 13, 2007 at Makati City, the then Chairman, Congressman Abraham Kahlil B. Mitra, declared the position of the Chairman vacant, pursuant to which, the Provincial Governor of Palawan Mario Joel T. Reyes was nominated and elected for the position;

WHEREAS, Congressman Abraham Kahlil B. Mitra has chaired the PCSD from July 2004 to July 2007 during which his leadership has brought the Council and its staff towards substantive accomplishments;

WHEREAS, the Council recognizes and appreciates the commitment of Congressman Mitra in leading the road to sustainable development with his vibrant and unwaivering stand throughout the duration of his 3-year term as this Council’s Chairman;

WHEREFORE, upon motion of Vice Governor David A. Ponce A. De Leon, unanimously seconded, the Council RESOLVES, as it is hereby RESOLVED, to COMMEND Congressman Abraham Kahlil B. Mitra, as hereby he is COMMENDED for exhibiting good leadership as Chairman of this Council from July 2004 to July 2007, ensuring therein the attainment of objectives, goals and aspirations of Sustainable Development through innovative, pioneering and landmark policies, plans and programs;

RESOLVED FINALLY, that a copy of this Resolution be furnished Congressman Abraham Kahlil B. Mitra. APPROVED and ADOPTED this 13th day of July 2007 in Makati City.

I hereby certify to the correctness and accuracy of the above-quoted resolution.

ROMEO B. DORADO
Secretary

APPROVED:

GOV.MARIO JOEL T. REYES
Chairman