An employers' forum and pledging was conducted on November 5, 2015 in Elena 1, Manhattan Suites Inn, Calindagan, Dumaguete City. Attendees include DOLE
Secretary Rosalinda Dimapilis-Baldoz, RO7 Director Exequiel Sarcauga, BLE Director Dominique Tutay, DOLE NOFO Head Marites Meercado, PESO manager Maria
Socorro Mira, NOCCI President Edward Du, City Administrayor William Ablong,
City Mayor Manuel T. Sagarbarria, and employers from various industries.