The SP Staff of Gensan, thru the initiative of the Office of the Vice-Mayor underwent a training on the use of Legislative Information Tracking System (LITS) on May 23-24, 2018 at the SP Session Hall of LGU General Santos City.
The training, participated by at least 45 legislative staff and facilitated by the Office of the Vice-Mayor and their IT Department spearheaded by Hon. Shirlyn Bañas-Nograles, equipped the staff with knowledge on the benefits of using the LITS in their office and shared the roles of the departments on the first day. Furthermore, to give more information about the basic functions and features of the LITS system, Mr. Roel Ian Blanker, the RESOURCEGov 2 Project Manager, was invited to do a walkthrough of the system while entertaining clarifications of the system usage from the audience in the afternoon. On the second day, the participants experienced a hands-on activity using the system, such as encoding master list of members, categories, forums, and sample ordinances among others. City Vice Mayor Shirlyn Bañas-Nograles concluded the activity with the awarding of certificates of participation and a message encouraging all employees to engage in using the system to further improve the performance of the SP Office and in delivering its services to the public.
The LITS, a system rolled out by the RESOURCEGov 2 Project which is funded by the European Union, is already installed in the SP office of LGU General Santos City and is now accessible across its various departments through a wireless network.