Step Up Managing consultant facilitates GWP-Bohol training

Michael Canares, managing consultant of Step Up Consulting Services, facilitated the learning session on monitoring and evaluation for GREAT Women Project sites in the province of Bohol last 26-27 May 2011 at Alona Kew Beach Resort in Panglao.

The training was attended by 34 participants coming from the provincial government of Bohol and the municipalities of Jagna, Balilihan, and Buenavista.  The activity aimed at capacitating the local government units in setting up a monitoring and evaluation system for their respective LGUs.  Ms. Liza Quirog, provincial Board Member Freda Tirol graced the affair.

The activity was sponsored by the Philippine Commission on Women and the Provincial Government of Bohol with funding support from the Canadian International Development Agency.

Step Up conducts workshop for PTO-Bohol

Step Up Consulting Services facilitated a three-day workshop for the Provincial Treasurer’s Office of Bohol. The workshop was a review of revenue collection practices of the province of Bohol to aid the PTO in crafting a strategic action plan to achieve collection targets in 2012.

Michael Canares, manager of Step Up facilitated the workshop held last 18-20 May 2011 at La Roca Hotel, Tagbilaran City. Around 30 employees from the PTO attended the activity. Jean Celeste Paredes, research associate of Step Up was the documenter for the activity.  The workshop was supported by the Provincial Roads Management Facility of the Australian Agency for International Development.