CAR looks forward to an improved forest cover by 2016

The Cordillera Region has about 43 percent forest cover, and given current trends, this will increase by 2016. This was revealed by DENR-CAR Regional Director Ralph C. Pablo during the Kapihan held on June 24, 2015 at the DENR Compound in Pacdal, Baguio City. According to the Director, the Department’s aggressive reforestation campaigns, such as… Read more »

Experts compare Cordillera autonomy with Bangsamoro basic law

BAGUIO CITY –The Regional Development Council (RDC) – CAR hosted a regional conference that brought the discourse on Cordillera autonomy and Bangsamoro basic law side by side. The conference held on June 10, 2015 at the Baguio Convention Center aimed to provide better understanding of the two distinct autonomy movements and to elicit reactions from… Read more »

RDC affirms support to autonomy bill public hearings

BAGUIO CITY – During the Advisory Committee meeting held June 6, 2015 at NEDA-CAR, the Regional Development Council (RDC) – CAR expressed its readiness to collaborate with the CAR congressmen in the conduct of House Bill 4649 public hearings, in accord with the ruling made by the Congressional Committee on Local Government on June 3,… Read more »

PG Mountain Province trains speakers on autonomy advocacy

BONTOC, MT. PROVINCE – Delegates from the five municipalities of Mt. Province took on the challenge to become autonomy advocates during a two-day speakers’ training held on May 26-27, 2015. Seventy-five participants from the municipalities of Barlig, Bontoc, Paracelis, Sadanga, and Tadian attended to represent their municipalities. In his opening remarks, Gov. Leonard Mayaen said… Read more »

CAR: All geared-up for its 28th year commemoration

July 15, 2015 marks the 28th Founding Anniversary of the Cordillera Administrative Region and the RDC-CAR is making sure that this year’s celebration will be a meaningful and memorable one. To jumpstart the series of activities is a Kapihan on June 24, 2015 at the DENR Compound in Pacdal, Baguio City. The Cordillera Month Opening… Read more »

CAR's Search for Outstanding Volunteers

The 2015 SEARCH FOR OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEERS (SOV) is now open for nominations. The SOV recognizes the exemplary performance and dedication of Filipino volunteers, as they build strong communities across the country. Since 2001, the Search has given honor and recognition to individual volunteers and organization volunteers that have initiated and/or assisted development projects in different… Read more »

CAR’s Search for Outstanding Volunteers

The 2015 SEARCH FOR OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEERS (SOV) is now open for nominations. The SOV recognizes the exemplary performance and dedication of Filipino volunteers, as they build strong communities across the country. Since 2001, the Search has given honor and recognition to individual volunteers and organization volunteers that have initiated and/or assisted development projects in different… Read more »