The RDC members, during the Fourth Quarter Full Council meeting on November 21, 2016 at the Benguet Agri-Pinoy Trading Center in La Trinidad, Benguet.  (Inset:  Former DENR-CAR Director Clarence Baguilat)

RDC-CAR endorses a new and enhanced Cordillera autonomy bill

The Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) recently approved for endorsement to the CAR Congressmen anew draft House Bill (HB) for an Autonomous Region of the Cordillera. The draft bill was presented by former DENR-CAR Director Clarence L. Baguilat, member of the Technical Working Group  for the drafting of the Regional Autonomy bill, during the RDC… Read more »

RDC Committee bares IP month activities

October is Indigenous Peoples Month,  and the Cordillera Region, the only IP-dominated region in the country, has a series of activities lined up for this year’s celebration with the theme “IPs’ Empowerment towards Peace, Unity and Development”. NCIP-CAR Director Roland Calde, during the Kapihan on the State of Regional Development held on Sept. 27, 2016,… Read more »

A section of the Ayaga-Sta.Marcela-Flora-Lasam Road which is now declared a national road, as requested through RDC-CAR Resolution No. 46, s. 2015

DPWH approves road conversion request of CAR RDC

The gap sections at the start and end of Ayaga – Sta. Marcela – Flora – Lasam Road are now declared national roads. The Ayaga-Sta. Marcela segment is the access road of Sta. Marcela, Apayao from Maharlika Hi-Way, connecting the cities of Laoag and Tuguegarao. The conversion of these road segments, about 11.07 kms in… Read more »

CAR: All geared-up for its 28th year commemoration

July 15, 2015 marks the 28th Founding Anniversary of the Cordillera Administrative Region and the RDC-CAR is making sure that this year’s celebration will be a meaningful and memorable one. To jumpstart the series of activities is a Kapihan on June 24, 2015 at the DENR Compound in Pacdal, Baguio City. The Cordillera Month Opening… Read more »