President Rodrigo Roa Duterte Leads Conferment Ceremony of the Gawad CES and 2017 Outstanding Government Workers

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte takes center stage during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Joining the President on stage are Career Executive Service Board Executive Director Maria Anthonette Allones, Heath Secretary Paulyn Ubial, Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala and CSC Commissioner Robert Martinez. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte skims through the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) certificate before awarding it to Public Works and Highways Undersecretary Emil Sadain during the Gawad Career Executive Service and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Assisting the President during the awarding is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shares a light moment with Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) honoree Public Works and Highways retired Secretary Rogelio Singson during the Gawad CES and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017.Assisting the President during the awarding is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte shares a light moment with Pag-Asa Awardee Department of Education’s Education Program Specialist Corazon Aloro as he examines the content on the awardees’ envelope during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with Pag-Asa Awardee Philippine Rice Research Institute (PRRI) Supervising Science Research Specialist Rizal Corales during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Pag-Asa Award to Major Jonna Dalaguit of the Camp Evangelista Station Hospital during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Pag-Asa Award to Manaoag National High School Master Teacher I Mary Ann Dulay during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Pag-Asa Award to Tawi-Tawi Integrated Provincial Health Office Provincial Health Officer II Sangkula Laja during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with Pag-Asa Awardee City Government of Kidapawan Agricultural Technologist Julito Saladan during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Pag-Asa Award to Pampanga State Agricultural University (PSAU) Alternative Low Input Agriculture System (ALIAS) Center’s Initiatives to Promote Organic Production Systems team leader Norman de Jesus during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte poses for a photo with Dangal ng Bayan Awardee Sogod Central School Special Education Teacher I Gina Acuzar during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Commissioner Robert Martinez. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Dangal ng Bayan Award to University of the Philippines University Research IV Maria Corazon De Ungria during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Commissioner Robert Martinez. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Dangal ng Bayan Award to Lambayong District Hospital Chief of Hospital I Rex Lamprea during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Commissioner Robert Martinez. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award to Department of Agriculture (DA)-2 Agriculture Center Chief III Rose Mary Aquino during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award to National Food Authority Senior Research Specialist Neri Camitan during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award to Jeovanne Cagoscos, Elementary School Teacher I of Col. Antonio C. Lanzar, during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award to Visayas State University Director and Professor IV Dr. Erlinda Vasquez during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award to Vizcaya State University Assistant Professor III Adornado Vasquez during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte confers the Presidential Lingkod Bayan Award to Dr. Louella Lorenzana of the Mango Weevil Research Team during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Also in the photo is Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia Bala. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte greets US Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim during a meeting in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte meets with US Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Joining the President are Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III, Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar, Defense Secretary DelfinLorenzana, and National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte meets with US Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. RICHARD MADELO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, in his speech during the Gawad Career Executive Service (CES) and the 2017 Outstanding Government Workers Conferment Ceremony in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017, reiterates that he is relentless in his commitment to fulfill his campaign promise of addressing illegal drugs, corruption, and crime. ROLANDO MAILO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte meets with US Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. Joining the President are Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III, Public Works and Highways Secretary Mark Villar, Defense Secretary DelfinLorenzana, and National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO
President Rodrigo Roa Duterte meets with US Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim in Malacañan Palace on September 20, 2017. ACE MORANDANTE/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO