“Strengthening of Barangay Anti-Drug Abuse Council” (BADAC)
In support to the government’s campaign against illegal drugs, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) of Palompon in partnership with the Municipal Government Unit of Palompon,Liga ng mga Barangay Palompon Chapter, PNP, DOH, and DSWD conducted a 2-day training on October 25-26, 2018 @ the Palompon Civic Center entitled “Strengthening the Barangay Anti-Drug Abuse Councils (BADACs)” to the BADAC members of the 50 barangays in the Municipality of Palompon, Leyte. The activity primarily aims to capacitate and orient the BADAC of their roles and responsibilities as mandated by law, and come up with a BADAC Plan of Action implementable within their term which served as an output to the activity. The BADAC Members who have attended were the Punong Barangays, Chair of the BADAC Committee on Operations, Chair of the BADAC Committee on Advocacy, Chief Tanod, and representative from the CSO or NGO. #PreventionisWorththanaPoundofCure.