RDC-CAR pushes for two-track autonomy consultation, IEC

by Carlito C. Dar/PIA The Regional Development Council- Cordillera (RDC-CAR) Advisory Committee (Ad Com) has agreed to push for consultation and information education communication campaign on autonomy upstream with congressmen and other top officials and down to the grassroots. In a meeting among Cordillera officials and the RDC members yesterday presided by RDC Chair and… Read more »

Igorot Global Org members briefed on regional autonomy

By Maria Aprilla W. Cruz/PIA BAGUIO CITY, April 19 — More than 200 Igorots from all over the world were briefed on the Cordillera autonomy being pushed for the third time. Third Autonomy Act Drafting Committee Chairman Mauricio G. Domogan presented the salient features of the proposed organic act during the 9th Igorot International Consultation… Read more »

Cordillera govt. employees briefed on regional autonomy

By Redjie Melvic M. Cawis/PIA BAGUIO CITY, April 1– More than 300 government employees from regional line agencies and the local government units in the region were briefed on the Cordillera autonomy being pushed for the third time. Third Autonomy Act Drafting Committee member Peter Dumaguing lectured on the Cordillera Regional Autonomy and Development program… Read more »

PPP Center conducts orientation in Cordillera

Last April 12, 2012 the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Center conducted an orientation-workshop for Local Government Units in the region. The said orientation aimed to introduce the PPP Program as well as its concepts and frameworks and as an approach to sustainable development and inclusive growth. Public-private partnership is a contractual agreement between the government (implementing… Read more »

Bill seeks P75B for Cordillera autonomy

by Vincent Cabreza, Inquirer Northern Luzon BAGUIO CITY—Can the government afford a new autonomous region? That’s what Benguet Rep. Ronald Cosalan said he wanted to know when he urged the House committee on local government last week to reconsider its support for the autonomy measure sponsored by Cordillera lawmakers. The committee, chaired by Negros Oriental… Read more »