Davao City-The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) XI Regional Director Atty. Jasper Alberto H. Lascano, EnP, CESO V completed the Executive Course on Leadership, Innovation, Communication, and Knowledge Management (CLICK) Batch 2 which is a joint program by the Development Academy of the Philippines and the National Union of Career Executive Service Officers, in cooperation with Aboitiz Equity Ventures.
 
In a virtual graduation ceremony held on 30 October 2021, RD Lascano was among the awardees of the Outstanding Policy Foresight Paper Award for his paper “#KitaAngDiwalwal (#WeAreDiwalwal): The Future of Small Scale Mining In Mt. Diwata. The other graduates were composed of Career Executives (CESOs), Third Level incumbents, and other officers in public service holding executive positions.
 
In his testimonial speech RD Lascano emphasized the importance of training courses, such as this, especially to public servants in order to uplift the level of public service the government provides.
 
“Sometimes we think there are things that cannot be done, but with collaboration, cooperation, and consensus coupled with the proper mindset, great things can be achieved,” said RD Lascano.