PLLO reiterates support to Cordillera autonomy advocacy

BAGUIO CITY – The Presidential Legislative Liaison Office (PLLO) led by Secretary Adelino Sitoy and Asec. Orville Ballitoc visited Baguio City on October 8 in preparation for the “Multi-Stakeholder Gathering on Autonomy towards Federalism/ Charter Change” organized by the PLLO and NEDA-CAR to be conducted on November 8, 2019 in Baguio City. “This event on… Read more »

Cordillera Legislative Councils support Cordillera autonomy

The Sangguniang Panlalawigan in the provinces of Abra, Apayao, Benguet, Ifugao, Kalinga, and Mountain Province and the Sangguniang Panlungsod of Baguio have released resolutions expressing their support for Cordillera autonomy towards federalism. The resolutions cited the continued work towards achieving regional autonomy as they supported the past Cordillera autonomy bills in the 15th, 16th, and… Read more »

Baguio students keep autonomy story alive

BAGUIO CITY – “Bagim lang dayta papel, bagik daytoy daga” so goes the old adage among the people of Kalinga as shared by autonomy advocate Lawrence Balud during his discussion of the region’s pursuit of autonomy with the students of Joaquin Smith National High School in Asin, Baguio last September 30. The saying alludes to… Read more »

Mankayan students go for autonomy

MANKAYAN, BENGUET – Senior high school students of the Lepanto and Mankayan National High Schools participated in a one-day Information, Education, and Communication (IEC) activity organized by the provincial government of Benguet and NEDA-CAR on September 30. Autonomy advocate Joel Cervantes, himself an alumnus of Lepanto National High School, discussed the Cordillera’s pursuit of self-determination… Read more »

Work for Cordillera autonomy continues

MANKAYAN, BENGUET – “As long as it is in the Constitution, we will pursue autonomy”, said Autonomy advocate Joel Cervantes in his discussion on the region’s pursuit of regional self-determination with the senior high school students of Lepanto National High School and Mankayan National High School on September 30. September 30 marked the end of… Read more »

CAR Search Committee nominates 5 Outstanding Volunteers

BAGUIO CITY – The Cordillera Search for Outstanding Volunteers Regional Search Committee evaluated and nominated five outstanding volunteers from the Cordillera to the National Search for Outstanding volunteers. They are: The Cordillera Binnadangan Connection (TCC), Accredited Disaster Risk Volunteers of La Trinidad (ACDV), Bontoc Women Brigade, and the Nursing and Health Development Program (NHDP) for… Read more »

NEDA-CAR achieves Level II PRIME-HRM

BAGUIO CITY –  The Civil Service Commission-Cordillera (CSC-CAR) certified NEDA-CAR Maturity Level II for Systems and Competencies in all four core Human Resource areas: Recruitment, Selection and Placement, Learning and Development, Performance Management, and Rewards and Recognition, under the CSC-enhanced Program to Institutionalize Meritocracy and Excellence in Human Resource Management (PRIME-HRM) on September 25. The… Read more »