The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office VIII, represented by its Economist, Rogelio Napoles, Jr., Information Officer, Celeste Faith de la Cruz,  and IT Specialist Noel Christian Raquepo participated in the Training and Capability Building on Communicating Statistics Using Infographics and Digital Media Marketing for MGB Personnel Responsible for Statistical Data and Analysis, Website Maintenance and Information Dissemination facilitated by the MGB Central Office at Ciudad Christia, San Mateo, Rizal on October 14-18, 2019.

The said training-workshop is conducted annually in line with MGB’s efforts to refresh and upgrade its working knowledge in order to improve the delivery of service to its stakeholders in terms of statistical data and information dissemination.

This year’s training highlighted discussions on Statistics, IEC concerns and Mineral Economics concerns.

The main highlight of discussions however, focused on Infographics and Data Storytelling.