Courtesy Call For Our Newly Appointed Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council Chair Ret. General Eduardo Del Rosario

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We briefly talked about shared advocacies which include the creation of the Department of Human Settlements and Urban Development, In-City Relocation Bill, Marawi rehab, improvement of AFP/PNP housing projects, linking of housing projects with transportation links, among others. Looking forward to a very productive partnership!     
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