Partners – The NEDA Cordillera, represented by Regional Director Susan Sumbeling, received a certificate of recognition from the DSWD through Secretary Rolando Bautista.  They are joined by DSWD-CAR Regional Director Arnel Garcia and DSWD Undersecretary Adonis Sulit.  NEDA-CAR is a member of the 4Ps Regional Advisory Committee (RAC).

The National Economic and Development Authority – Cordillera Administrative Region (NEDA-CAR) was among the awardees during the culminating program of the week-long celebration of the 71st Anniversary of the Department of Social Welfare and Development last February 19, 2022 at the Crown Legacy Hotel in Baguio City.  The culminating program, hosted by the DSWD-CAR, was dedicated to recognize the partners and benefactors of the DSWD in the implementation of the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program or the 4Ps in the Cordillera region.

DSWD Secretary Rolando Bautista and Undersecretary Adonis Sulit graced the celebration and presented the certificates to all awardees.  The anniversary celebration had the theme, “DSWD @ 71 Napapanahon na Pagtugon sa Suliranin ng Taong 2022 Kabalikat ng Katatagan ng Bawat Pilipino”.

Among the recipients of the awards were LGUs, RLAs, local and regional CSOs, and regional and field units of the PNP, BFP, and AFP.  NEDA-CAR was recognized for its unprecedented support and commitment as an institutional partner, being a member of the 4Ps Regional Advisory Committee (RAC).

The RAC is a regional committee established through RA 11310 to promote coordination across agencies to enhance the implementation of the 4Ps program.  NEDA-CAR became a regular convergence member of the RAC through RAC Resolution No. 1, series 2020.