• The Cotabato Provincial Government Employees Association (COTGEM), a legitimate government employees association in the public sector, duly registered in accordance with law and with address at Amas, Kidapawan City. COTGEM, by virtue of its Resolution No. 015,  ratified through a Certification Assembly on March 28, 29 and 30, 2011 at Provincial Capitol Compound, Amas, Kidapawan City, and in various district hospitals, signified its intention to affiliate with ALU. COTGEM has around 1,000 members headed by its President TEOTIMO S. PAGUICAN and Executive Vice President RICARLO P. ADEJA