The Human Rights Affairs Office successfully conducted the Philippine National Police - Civil Society Organization Forum on Rights-Based Policing held on February 2, 2017 at Matapat Hall, Camp Kangleon, Palo Leyte. The forum was attended by the following:
- PCSUPT ELMER C BELTEJAR, RD, PRO 8;
- BGEN CESAR M IDIO, ADC, 8ID;
- PSSUPT ALLAN T CUEVILLAS, DRDO, PRO 8; and
- Representatives from Commission on Human Rights 8, Department of Social and Welfare Development 8, City Prosecutors Office 8, New Life Baptist Church, Tacloban City, Rescue Unit, Local Government Unit, Security Commanders of Business Establishments, Media, Provincial and Station Commanders.