2nd Regular Multi-Sector Advisory Board (MSAB) meeting
The 2nd Infantry (Jungle Fighter) Division led by Chief, GSMO, Colonel Jose Augusto V Villareal conducted its 2nd Regular Multi-Sector Advisory Board (MSAB) meeting at Conference Room, Camp Mateo Capinpin, Tanay, Rizal on August 18, 2017. Colonel Wilfredo V Isaac briefed the Board about the security situation of 2ID’s area of responsibility and discussed topics on insurgency problems, terrorism and continuous recruitment of innocent civilians. Colonel Marcelino V Teofilo, Chief of Staff, 2ID, PA stressed that the main weapon is to educate the populace, businessmen, LGUs, religious groups, and the academe to take concerted efforts for the prevention of illegal activities of these extremist groups.
For her part, Mrs Agustiniana C Avelino, 2ID MSAB Chairperson, urged its members to reconsider the conduct of information campaign inside school campuses to keep the students abreast of such deceptive schemes. One of the highlights during the meeting was the designation of three (3) new MSAB members along with their corresponding committee positions. The new members who took their oath were the following; Engr Carlos E Inofre of the Resource Generation Committee; Ms Rachelle Ann R Laude of the Strategic Communications Committee; and the other new member was Msgr Rigoberto S De Guzman for the Religious Sector.