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NEDA Conducts Spatial Planning Workshop for BLISTT

NEDA-Cordillera conducted the Spatial Planning Blended Workshop on 29 April 2022 at the Newtown Hotel, Baguio City. The workshop aimed at crafting a spatial development framework that will identify specific locations for production, protection, settlements, and infrastructure development for the BLISTT as the region’s southern primary growth center.    It is part of a series of… Read more »

NEDA Cordillera pushes for healthy market competition for consumer welfare

BAGUIO CITY – NEDA Cordillera Assistant Regional Director Stephanie F. Christiansen welcomed the participants during the Multisectoral Forum on the Philippine Competition Act and National Competition Policy held on 28 April 2022 in Baguio City. In her remarks, ARD Christiansen emphasized the relevance of integrating national competition policy in the Philippine Development Plan and the… Read more »

CAR regains economic growth in 2021, ranks 2nd nationwide

The Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) ranked second in economic growth nationwide together with the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM). The region’s economy, as measured by the gross regional domestic product or GRDP, grew by 7.5 percent in 2021 from the 10.2 percent contraction in 2020. This was reported by Regional Director Villafe Alibuyog… Read more »

NEDA-CAR receives its Safety Seal

The Cordillera National Economic and Development Agency (NEDA-CAR) received its Safety Seal from the Department of Interior and Local Government and the Philippine National Police and is valid until April 25, 2023. The Safety Seal signifies NEDA-CAR’s commitment to providing safe and quality public service by complying with the Minimum Public Health Standards (MPHS) set… Read more »

Cordillera Local candidates address Regional Autonomy

BAGUIO CITY – The Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) through the Social Preparation of CAR into an Autonomous Region program (SPCAR) and Development Administration (DevAd) Committee in partnership with the Philippine Information Agency (PIA-CAR), Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG-CAR) gathered mayoral candidates for the City of Baguio and gubernatorial candidates of the region… Read more »

NEDA-CAR joins Duterte Legacy Caravan

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-CAR) under the leadership of Regional Director Susan A. Sumbeling joined the different regional line agencies and set up the NEDA-CAR booth highlighting the accomplishments of the region in support to the president’s priority agenda and the pursuit for regional autonomy last April 22, 2022 held at Camp Major… Read more »

NEDA-CAR conducts in-house training on project development and gender equality, disability, and social inclusion mainstreaming

A pool of resource persons from NEDA-CAR conducted an in-house training in project development and gender equality, disability, and social inclusion (GEDSI) mainstreaming on April 18-22, 2022. Regional Director Susan A. Sumbeling mandated the learning session through Special Order 18-2022 and emphasized that, “Project development is one of the core functions of NEDA”. She observed… Read more »

Cordillera Local candidates address Regional Autonomy

Voice for Autonomy – PIA-CAR Regional Director Helen Tibaldo with RDC-CAR Private Sector Representative and DevAd Committee co-chair Ferdinand Gonzales facilitates discussion with Baguio City mayoralty candidates, incumbent Mayor Benjamin Magalong and Atty. Mauricio Domogan on the region’s pursuit for autonomy. BAGUIO CITY – The Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) through the Social Preparation of… Read more »

NEDA-CAR joins Duterte Legacy Caravan

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-CAR) under the leadership of Regional Director Susan A. Sumbeling joined the different regional line agencies and set up the NEDA-CAR booth highlighting the accomplishments of the region in support to the president’s priority agenda and the pursuit for regional autonomy last April 22, 2022 held at Camp Major… Read more »