OPAPP reaffirms commitment to Cordi autonomy

BAGUIO CITY – Director Susanna Marcaida of the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process (OPAPP), in a courtesy call on January 25, reassured Regional Development Council Vice-chair NEDA Dir. Milagros Rimando that the autonomy advocacy remains as an OPAPP agenda. The office recently changed leadership after the courtesy resignation of Cordillera autonomy… Read more »

NEDA-CAR prepares for continuing regional development

BAGUIO CITY – The management and staff of the National Economic and Development Authority Cordillera Administrative Region (NEDA-CAR) reviewed their accomplishments in 2018 as the regional planning agency and technical secretariat of the Regional Development Council during the NEDA-CAR 2018 Performance Review and 2019 Work Planning Workshop on January 17, 2019. The regional office takes… Read more »

NEDA-CAR rotates posts for enhanced flexibility and learning

The National Economic and Development Authority – Cordillera Administrative Region is rotating the posts of the division chiefs (DCs) this year.  This is in line with the office’s continuing policy of improving delivery of services to its clients through enhanced flexibility and staff learning. Starting January, the division chiefs (DCs) are assigned to new divisions. … Read more »

Cordillera Police to spread autonomy awareness

BAGUIO CITY – The Police Offices from the province of Abra, Ifugao, and Kalinga, and the City of Baguio have partnered with NEDA-CAR to raise awareness of the renewed pursuit for Cordillera autonomy and gain the peoples’ support. On January 16, 2019, the RDC Executive Committee approved the list of proposed projects of NEDA-CAR in… Read more »

RDC approves autonomy projects for 2019

BAGUIO CITY – The RDC Executive Committee approved the proposed list of projects for the Social Preparation of CAR into an Autonomous Region (SPCAR) program during a meeting on January 16, 2019. With a budget of P12.125 million, NEDA aims to continue its significant improvement in raising awareness and gaining support to Cordillera autonomy in… Read more »

Kalinga to conduct autonomy IECs with NEDA

Tabuk City – The Provincial government of Kalinga and NEDA-CAR have scheduled to capacitate autonomy advocates to effectively disseminate information of Cordillera autonomy and help gain the support of fellow i-Kalinga. The training will be conducted in Tabuk City on January 22. Municipal and barangay officials from Tabuk City, along with the towns of Rizal,… Read more »

RDC Committee tackles housing and other issues

BAGUIO CITY – The National Housing Agency (NHA) through NEDA-CAR announced the granting of housing assistance to victims of typhoon Pepeng in Itogon, Benguet and Tadian, Mountain Province during the 4th quarter Regional Social Development Committee (RSDC) meeting last December 12 at the DOH-CAR Training Center in Baguio. NEDA-CAR presented the Housing sub-committee report and… Read more »