Dr. Susan G. Tan, new GADRC director, sat down with the center’s staff on 28 January to discuss plans, activities, and budget for the year.

Ms. Raecel A. Estebat, In-Charge of Planning, Monitoring, and Evaluation presented the GAD plan and budget of the university. She further discussed the list of activities to be conducted for this year.

A GAD-related national theme was identified for each month of the year and activities were plotted out. The respective college/campus that can be tapped as partners in conducting the said activities were also identified.

The group also agreed that the Center’s regular monthly meeting will be every last Thursday of the month while the GAD Technical Working Group meeting will be every last month of every quarter.