Social Development Committee starts another flagship program

BAGUIO CITY – The Regional Social Development Committee (RSDC) of the Cordillera Regional Development Council began the implementation of the second round of its flagship program “Convergence Program for the Poorest Municipalities in CAR” in Tineg, Abra. The program was presented by newly-elected RSDC chairman DSWD-CAR Regional Director Leonard Quintilla during the 4th Quarter RSDC… Read more »

Cordillera cooperatives join autonomy advocacy

BONTOC, MOUNTAIN PROVINCE – The Cordillera Cooperative Development Authority, in coordination with NEDA-CAR, conducted a half-day forum on Cordillera autonomy to gain support from various cooperatives in the Cordillera during the Cooperative Month Celebration in Bontoc, Mountain Province on October 25. Autonomy Advocates Paulino Tumapang and Gary Pekas discussed the background of the continued pursuit… Read more »

Baguio Police force joins Cordillera autonomy drive

BAGUIO CITY – The Baguio City Police Office, in coordination with NEDA-CAR, organized an Information, Education, Communication (IEC) forum on Cordillera Autonomy last October 30. Autonomy advocates Briccio Domondon and Peter Dumaguing discussed the basic concepts of autonomy and the region’s current advocacy. Expounding on the concept of self-determination, Deputy City Director Edward Aquintey opened… Read more »

Abrenian youth creates for Cordillera autonomy

BANGUED, ABRA – NEDA-CAR in partnership with the Concerned Citizens of Abra for Good Government gathered college and senior high school students of Bangued for a one-day forum on Cordillera autonomy and infographics workshop on October 22. Philip Tingonong, CCAGG Chairman and Cordillera autonomy advocate, discussed the legal basis for the region’s pursuit of autonomy… Read more »