Per Executive Order No. 70 (E.O. 70) of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte, the Regional Development Council (RDC) and the Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) of Caraga Region conducted a Joint Meeting at Balanghai Hotel and Convention Center, Butuan City on June 26, 2019. The main agenda of the meeting was the presentation and adoption of the Regional Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (RTF-ELCAC) of Caraga Region. Secretary Karlo Alexei B. Nograles presided the meeting as the appointed Cabinet Officer for Regional Development and Security (CORDS) for Caraga Region. He emphasized to the two joint august bodies that he will serve as their channel/bridge to Malacañang Palace when it comes to peace and development concerns of the region. NTF-ELCAC Assistant Secretary Lorenzo A. Clavejo also graced the activity and discussed the salient features of E.O. 70.