RDC endorses principles on environmental governance

BAGUIO CITY—The Executive Committee of the Regional Development Council (RDC) endorsed to the “Declaration of Principles on Environmental Governance (DPEG) for CAR” to the RDC Full Council during the meeting coordinated by NEDA-CAR on June 18 at the RDC Hall, NEDA-CAR Compound, Botanical Garden. DPEG is the RDC’s response to the growing concerns on the… Read more »

RDC approves medal of excellence for LGUs

BAGUIO CITY—As the region prepares itself for regional autonomy, the Executive Committee of the Regional Development Council (RDC) approved the guidelines for Forwarding Local Autonomy Medal of Excellence (FLAME) Awards in its meeting on June 18. Director John Castañeda of DILG-CAR, proponent of the project, explained that the RDC FLAME Awards aim to recognize local… Read more »

TÜV Rheinland awards ISO 9001 Certificate to NEDA-CAR

Baguio City, June 18, 2014 – The National Economic and Development Authority – Cordillera Administrative Region (NEDA-CAR) is awarded the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2008 certificate for the Provision of Regional Development Services to the Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR). NEDA-CAR Director Milagros A. Rimando together with the members of the Executive Committee of… Read more »

Cordillera Solons file House Bill on Autonomy

Staying true to their word during the Regional Summit, all of the seven Cordillera representatives have finally signed and filed the House Bill 4649, An Act Establishing the Cordillera Autonomous Region, on June 11, just in time before the session in Congress goes on recess. HB 4649 was drafted by a technical working group (TWG),… Read more »