CARGAD urged to learn more about community and culture

“Know more about the community and its culture before planning and implementing gender and development (GAD) interventions.” This was the advice given by Dr. June Prill-Brett, Professor Emeritus of UP Baguio and renowned Cordillera anthropologist, during the Training on Gender and Development (GAD) Planning and Budgeting conducted for the members of the Cordillera Regional GAD… Read more »

West Philippine Sea Issue reaches Cordi

As part of the nationwide awareness campaign to educate the people on the West Philippine Sea (WPS) dispute, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) and Philippine Information Agency (PIA) conducted a multi- sectoral forum held on February 17, 2016 at the University of the Cordilleras, Baguio City. The current dispute between some ASEAN countries on… Read more »

TWG reviews RDC-FLAME Awards guidelines

Baguio City-In preparation for the Regional Development Council Forwarding Local Autonomy Medal of Excellence (RDC-FLAME) Awards for the year 2016, the Regional Assessment Team (RAT) convened to discuss the proposed revisions on the RDC-FLAME guidelines on February 10, 2016 at the RDC Hall, NEDA- CAR, Baguio City. The RDC-FLAME Awards is composed of two working… Read more »

RDC- CAR documents struggles for cordillera autonomy

The Regional Development Council (RDC) CAR conducted a Review and Validation Workshop on the stories of some key persons with significant contributions to the autonomy movement, then and now. This was held on February 6, 2016 at Hotel Elizabeth, Baguio City, as part of the RDC’s advocacy for Cordillera Autonomy. The workshop, the third part… Read more »

CAR gears up towards local competitiveness

The Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) continues to gear its way up towards competitiveness through the 2016 project “Championing Cordillera Region’s Competitiveness.” This project aims to empower the local government units (LGUs) in CAR while the region is pursuing regional autonomy. It enables the LGUs to determine their standing in the Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index… Read more »