ISO 9001:2015 Recertification Audit conducted for NRO-CAR QMS

The NEDA Regional Office Cordillera (NRO-CAR) was recommended for ISO 9001:2015 Certification for another three years after the remote recertification process conducted by SOCOTEC Certification International Philippines on November 22, 2021. This confirms the continuous effectiveness of the NRO’s management system in providing regional development coordination. Lead Auditor Mr. Kim Winston Pajares appreciated the NRO… Read more »

House Committee on Local Government approves the substitute bill establishing the Cordillera Autonomous Region

The House Committee on Local Government (CLG) chaired by Congressman Noel Villanueva approved the substitute bill establishing the Cordillera Autonomous Region in its virtual meeting on August 24. The substitute bill reconciled HB 5687 filed by Cong. Joseph Bernos, Cong. Elias Bulut, Jr., Cong Mark Go, Cong. Solomon Chungalao, and Cong. Maximo Dalog, Jr. and… Read more »

NRO-CAR highlights progress amid the pandemic in a webinar in observance of the Economic and Financial Literacy Week

The NEDA Regional Office (NRO) Cordillera held its economic and financial literacy (EFL) awareness webinar in observance of the EFL Week from November 8 to 12, 2021. The webinar, with the theme “Pagbabago at Patuloy na Pag-unlad sa gitna ng Pandemya”, highlighted topics on safe and sound e-commerce and recent trends in digital payments. These… Read more »

NEDA-CAR conducts workshop discussing additional functions for the Substitute Bill for Cordillera Autonomy

On November 3, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-CAR) through the Social Preparation of CAR into an Autonomous Region (SPCAR) program spearheaded the Workshop on Defining the Functions of the Proposed Autonomous Region of the Cordillera and gathered long time regional autonomy champions heeding to Baguio City Congressman Mark Go request to review the… Read more »