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NEDA-CAR briefs Private Sector Representatives on the Region’s development direction for 2023-2028

NEDA-CAR Assistant Regional Dir. (ARD) Stephanie F. Christiansen provided the Cordillera development context and direction in the next six years to the Private Sector Representatives (PSRs) of the Regional Development Council (RDC) in a blended meeting on January 14, 2023. The briefing highlighted the development vision of an autonomous region since the Cordillera was established… Read more »

MBLISTTDA Council supports inter-local development projects

BAGUIO CITY – The Metropolitan BLISTT Development Authority (MBLISTTDA) Council expressed support for three proposed inter-local development projects presented during its meeting on December 13, 2022 in Baguio City. The three proposed projects presented were the BLISTT Waste to Energy (WTE) facility, the BLISTT cable car project, and the BLISTT livestock propagation project. These three… Read more »

RSC-CAR wins 2nd best Statistics Committee nationwide

The Regional Statistics Committee of the Cordillera Administrative Region (RSC-CAR) wins second place in the selection for the Best RSC in the country.    The award was received by Dir. Susan A. Sumbeling and Dir. Villafe Alibuyog, Committee Chair and Vice-chair, respectively, during the 7th RSC Summit held on December 5, 2022 in Manila. The summit… Read more »

Cordillera Autonomy Bill advances in the House of Representatives

The House Committee on Local Government (CLG) chaired by Valenzuela 1st District Representative Rex Gatchalian approved House Bill 3267 (HB 3267) “An Act Establishing the Cordillera Autonomous Region” during the committee’s hearing last November 10, 2022. With a united stance, Cordillera Representatives Menchie Bernos of Abra, Eleanor Bulut-Begtang of Apayao, Mark Go of Baguio City,… Read more »

CAR innovation champions launch ATTRACT as the regional inclusive innovation brand

The Regional Research, Development, and Innovation Committee (RRDIC) with DOST Regional Dir. Nancy Bantog as the Chair in collaboration with the DTI-CAR launched the ATTRACT or the Accelerators towards Transformative Regional Advancement, Competitiveness, and Transcendence on November 4 at the University of the Cordilleras (UC) in Baguio City. “The launching aims to promote ATTRACT as… Read more »

Kalinga adopts NEDA-CAR Director Susan Sumbeling as its daughter “Lumingay”

Tabuk City, Kalinga – The Provincial Local Government Unit of Kalinga adopted NEDA-CAR Regional Director Susan A. Sumbeling as a daughter of the province, with the given name “Lumingay” through Sangguniang Panlalawigan Resolution No. 2022-318. Her adopted name means strong and beautiful. The adoption was conferred upon her during the culminating program of the “Cordillera… Read more »