NEDA XI Regional Director Maria Lourdes D. Lim, CESO II received the Presidential Citation for Partnership Commendation Award for the National Economic and Development Authority XI from the Davao City Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Inc. (DCCCII).

The award presented by Dr. Ma. Lourdes Monteverde, DCCCII president, recognizes the commendable efforts and commitment of NEDA XI in creating a strong public-private partnership in pushing forward the business group in the area which was seen to contribute to the realization of the thrust and programs of the chamber to reboot, recharge, recover and reset 2021.

The chamber’s partnership with NEDA XI has significantly promoted its role as a strong advocate and service provider of the business community.  NEDA XI’s partnership with DCCCII, a local organization of businesses and companies in Davao City, also provided guidance and direction on how the business community can contribute further to the economic development in the area.

The awarding was held during the DCCCII 54th Annual Installation of Board of Trustees and Officers via zoom on January 29, 2022. –Emily Jeanette R. Salvado, NEDA XI