Apayao gears for autonomy IEC

BAGUIO CITY – The Province of Apayao will follow the provinces of Kalinga and Ifugao who all have committed municipal and barangay officials to be speakers and advocates for Cordillera autonomy. Municipal and barangay speakers of Apayao will convene in Luna, Apayao on March 7, 2019. NEDA-CAR will orient the officials about the Regional Development… Read more »

Regional Statistics Committee emphasize data literacy

BAGUIO CITY – “We have to be creative in communicating statistics”, expressed Regional Statistics Committee (RSC) Chair and NEDA-CAR Regional Director Milagros Rimando during the 2019 1st Quarter meeting of the RSC in Baguio City on February 19, 2019. Director Rimando emphasized the importance of making sense of all the data generated in the region.… Read more »

Bauko kicks-off barangay autonomy IEC

Bauko, Mountain Province – The Local Government Unit (LGU) of Bauko, Mountain Province kicked-off the autonomy information drive in the first cluster of barangays at Tapapan Elementary School Open Gymnasium last February 15, 2019. Close to 300 barangay residents from Guinzadan Central, Guinzadan Norte, Guinzadan Sur, Leseb and Tapapan listened to the discussions of Bauko… Read more »

RDC-CAR bats for shared cell sites in the region

The Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) supports the proposal of the Department of Information and Technology (DICT) to establish more cell sites through common and shared telecommunications facilities. This agreement was arrived at during the First Quarter Executive Committee meeting on January 16.  The common and shared telecommunication facilities will address the region’s long-standing concern… Read more »

More Ifugao MLGUs join autonomy advocacy

LAGAWE, IFUGAO – Representatives from Ifugao Municipal Local Government Units (MLGUs), Ifugao Police Provincial Office (IPPO) and Municipal Police Stations (MPS) were convened by the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-CAR) during the Municipal IEC Speakers’ Training and Re-Tooling Workshop held last February 7, 2019. The training is the first phase of the Grassroots IEC… Read more »

RDC prepares for next FLAME awards

BAGUIO CITY – The Regional Development Council gathered a regional assessment team on February 12, 2019, to discuss the criteria and selection process for the 2019 F.L.A.M.E. (Forwarding Local Autonomy Medal of Excellence) Awards for provincial, municipal and city local government units (LGUs) of the Cordillera region. The FLAME awardees are chosen by the RDC… Read more »