PAF holds campus peace and development forum in Tarlac


TARLAC CITY — San Manuel High School hosted Tuesday the first Campus Peace and Development Forum of the Tactical Operations Group 3 (TOG 3) of the Philippine Air Force (PAF).

About 200 senior high school students, teaching staff and school administrators converged as resource persons from the Philippine Information Agency, National Economic and Development Authority and PAF discussed the Responsible Sharing of Information, Role of Youth in Nation-building, Personality Development, Leadership Styles, Qualities of an Effective Leader and Getting the Ideal Job.

TOG 3 Group Commander Lieutenant Colonel Susan Rodolfo said the activity aims to enlighten the students and all the participants on the efforts of the government in ensuring the safety and well-being of the next generation. 

“This is to inform the participants what the government is doing to attain peace and development in our country. Peace and development go hand in hand and can only be achieved through a whole-of-nation approach,” Rodolfo explained. 

The group commander recognized the important role of the youth in society. 

“We encourage the involvement and support of the youth to the government to realize our peace and development programs in the country,” she furthered.   

TOG 3, the operating arm of the Tactical Operations Wing Northern Luzon of PAF, is in-charge of planning, controlling and coordinating the employment of air power in its area of responsibility. 

Aside from this, it undertakes civil affairs activities in partnership with other organizations in order to provide basic necessities or services to the community.