Thursday, August 18, 2011

LMDA Program Director resigns

by FEAbkilan

SURIGAO DEL NORTE, Aug. 17 (PIA) -- Lake Mainit Development Alliance (LMDA) Program Director Engr. Kaiser Recabo on Tuesday has resigned and cited personal reasons for leaving his post effective August 30, 2011.

LMDA, is a special body organized through a memorandum of agreement between Surigao del Norte, Agusan del Norte, eight municipalities and selected national line agencies on March 1999, foremost in its vision and mission is to protect the ecology of the lake system and the environment that sustain the 4th largest lake in the country – Lake Mainit, situated in the provinces of Agusan del Norte and Surigao del Norte.

In a letter sent to LMDA chairperson Gov. Sol Matugas, and copy furnished to the members of the Board of Trustees, Technical Working Group members and partner non-government organizations, he said he was thankful for the opportunity to have worked with people for sustainable development in Lake Mainit.

He said he has to "manage and focus now on our family business" so he was resigning as Program Director of the Lake Mainit Development Alliance.

Having served for 10 years, Recabo revealed that he also enjoyed working for the alliance and that he is willing to offer his assistance on part time basis. (PIA-Surigao del Norte)