MWSS hosts the 50th edition of the periodic meetings of Project Implementation Officers organized by the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA). The 50th meeting was held on 04 June 2014 at the La Mesa Dam Guesthouse, La Mesa Dam Compound, Novaliches, Quezon City and attended by PIOs representing various government agencies. MWSS Administrator Gerardo A. I. Esquivel welcomed the guests in his Opening Remarks and gave an overview and updates on the MWSS flagship projects under its Water Security Legacy (WSL) program. NEDA Deputy Director-General Rolando Tungpalan who presided over the meeting being the chairman of the NEDA-PIO, proceeded with an overview of the agenda. Presented and discussed by the participants were the CY 2013 ODA Portfolio Review and the status of locally-funded project.
The PIO-NEDA meetings serve as a venue for discussing and resolving issues and concerns of primacy and giving updates on projects of national government agencies that underwent approval by NEDA, particularly, projects funded through ODA loans and grants.