Three Toyota Revo units were turned over to Los Baños mayor Caesar Perez on 7 October 2013 during the Monday flag-raising ceremony that was attended by municipal employees, members of the Sangguniang Bayan, and representatives from IRRI’s Office of the Deputy Director General for Communication and Partnerships (DDG-CP) and Transport Services Unit. Photos
The mayor expressed appreciation for IRRI’s various livelihood and community health education projects, and thanked the Institute for its various donations that have made an impact in the lives of local residents.
Other recipients of IRRI's vehicle donations are the Bureau of Plant Industry-Los Baños, Makiling Center for Mountain Ecosystems, Laguna State Polytechnic University, and the snake bite center at UPLB of the Research Institute for Tropical Medicine.
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