Cordi autonomy to spur Cordillera development

Regional autonomy will benefit Cordillerans because they will have greater control of the region’s rich resources with lesser restraint from outside forces and a permanent regional autonomy which are instrumental in speeding up the development in the countryside, Mayor Mauricio G. Domogan said here following the filing of House Bill 5595 entitled “An Act Establishing… Read more »

Mayor pleads for unity for autonomy legislation

By Isagani Liporada/Baguio City Government Mayor Mauricio Domogan called on Cordillera local government units (LGU) to pass necessary resolutions imploring Malacañang to certify the 2011 Organic Act as urgent piece of legislation. Cordillera lawmakers filed last week HB 5595 in the House of Representatives, pushing for approval of the creation of the Autonomous Region of… Read more »

RDC-CAR Elects New RDC Officers

Last January 12, 2012, the Executive Committee of the Regional Development Council agreed to the decision to jumpstart the reorganization of the sectoral committees. This decision was grounded on the principle of giving the co-chairmanship to the PSR to provide equal opportunity to representation and participation. Also, this paved the way for the review of… Read more »

Peace key factor for achieving autonomy in Cordillera

 Dexter See/Manila Bulletin Balitang said that when the people can show that the region is peaceful and orderly, this would show the rest of the Filipinos including the peace keeping force of the nation, line agencies and national offices that the region is ready for the regional autonomy being pushed and spearheaded by the Regional… Read more »