On Monday, October 17, 2016, in a simple presentation, the staff of Palau International Coral Reef Center (PICRC) presented a framed photo to Delegate Frank Kyota as a token of their appreciation for his constant support to the Center since its establishment.  

[restrict] Also present at this special meeting, were the Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Yimnang Golbuu and PICRC Board of Directors Chairman, Noah Idechong, who presented this gift to Delegate Frank Kyota to thank him for all his support during his years at IP&E as well as to congratulate him on his retirement.

Delegate Kyota expressed his appreciation for this gesture and reassured the staff of his unending support as he expresses “although I have left the company, IP&E will continue its legacy in supporting environmental conservation efforts and continuing to foster the positive relationship it has with the community, as these are some of the core values of the company. One of these legacies is in place at PICRC, named after the company, IP&E Student Lab.”

The Palau International Coral Reef Center would to thank Delegate Frank Kyota and IP&E, Palau Inc. for their ongoing support and investment into responsible environmental stewardship. [/restrict]