PNVSCA awards 2015’s Outstanding Volunteers

The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency will once again recognize the country’s modern-day heroes in the 2015 Search for Outstanding Volunteers Awarding Ceremony on 10 December 2015 at the Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, Ortigas Center, Quezon City. PNVSCA will confer the awards to ten outstanding volunteers and volunteer service organizations rigorously selected out of… Read more »

Director Marilyn V. Sta. Catalina: Her commitment to excellence and the development of CAR’s agriculture industry

Neng to her family and close friends, Director Marilyn V. Sta. Catalina was a Bicolana from Daet, Camarines Norte. She was DA-Region V’s full-fledged Regional Executive Director before she joined the Cordillera Region on April 8, 2011. As the head of DA-CAR, she did what she committed: bring development to the agriculture industry in the… Read more »

The MDGs: 15 years after and beyond

The member states of the United Nations (UN) gathered at the Millennium Summit in September 2000 to shape a broad vision to fight poverty in its many dimensions. That vision was translated into the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) that consist of 8 goals, 18 targets and 48 indicators, covering the period 1990 to 2015. For… Read more »

Gong fest highlights Cordillera’s pride of heritage

BAGUIO CITY – With the theme “Revitalizing our cultural heritage,” the 3rd Gong Festival held at the Ibaloi Heritage Garden on October 11, 2015 served as another venue to highlight the uniqueness of the Cordillera region. The festival highlights the symbolic beating of the seven gongs to signify peace, unity and preservation of century-long cultural… Read more »

Photo contest showcases volunteerism

The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) is encouraging everyone to join the nationwide photo contest that showcases volunteerism in action in the country. The contest is open to all Filipino nationals, 18 years old and above, and currently residing in the Philippines at the time of submission of the entry. Entries shall be… Read more »

Executive Order No. 384, s. 1996

MALACAÑANG MANILA BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 384 FURTHER AMENDING EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 325, SERIES OF 1996 AND FOR THIS PURPOSE INSTITUTIONALIZING LABOR SECTOR REPRESENTATION IN THE REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT COUNCILS WHEREAS, Article X, Section 14 of the Constitution provides that the President shall create regional development councils (RDCs) and other similar bodies… Read more »

Executive Order No. 143, s. 2002

MALACAÑANG MANILA BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 143 FURTHER AMENDING SECTION 1 OF EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 325, SERIES OF 1996, AS AMENDED BY EXECUTIVE ORDER NOS. 384 (S. 1996) AND 437 (S. 1997), PROVIDING FOR THE INCLUSION OF THE REGIONAL DIRECTORS OF COMMISSION ON HIGHER EDUCATION (CHED) AND TESDA AS MEMBERS… Read more »

Executive Order No. 30, s. 2001

MALACAÑANG MANILA BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 30 PROVIDING FOR A REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL IN THE CORDILLERA ADMINISTRATIVE REGION AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES WHEREAS, pursuant to Section 14, Article X of the Constitution, the President shall provide for regional development councils or other similar bodies composed of local government officials, regional… Read more »