As part of the implementation of the DENR Rationalization Plan, ERDB Acting Director Henry A. Adornado administered the oath taking ceremony for the 41 newly promoted ERDB main office and regional offices personnel with Salary Grades 18 to 24 on August 7, 2015 at the ERDB Auditorium.

Dr. Henry A. Adornado assured everyone that the ERDB Promotion and Selection Board is doing its best to consider everyone for appointment and promotion as long as they are qualified for the positions.

"I hope after this, we will be more focused on our duties and responsibilities in order to achieve our targets", Dir. Adornado said.

ERDB OIC Assistant Director Antonio M. Daño advised the employees to remember the acronym ERDB in doing our tasks, "I hope that this new challenge will serve as an opportunity for us to work Enthusiastically". Further, he said, "We need to be more Resourceful in doing our task". He also said, "We have to be Dependent on God on whatever challenges we will encounter". Lastly, he stressed, "We need to be Busy and output oriented".

AD Daño assured everyone that the second round of promotion is expected to be submitted to the Director within the middle of November 2015.

After the ceremony, a thanksgiving lunch was served at the ERDB Conference Room. Marla V. Cambay TTD