Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region personnel took part in the Webinar on Gender Sensitivity, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Expression, and Sex Characteristics (SOGIES) and Gender Development Concepts on October 28-29.

Members of the Gender and Development Regional Technical Working Group, the Chief of the Finance and Administrative Division, the Information Officer, and MGB MIMAROPA technical personnel attended this webinar pusuant to the MGB Special Order No. 2020-077.

The two-day webinar provided the participants with a review on gender and development concepts, basic concepts on SOGIESC, developing a sensitive and inclusive workplace, and the Gender Ombud Guidelines.