PEACE, Inc. gathers CPLA for Autonomy Advocacy

TINGLAYAN, KALINGA – The National Economic and Development Authority-CAR (NEDA-CAR) in coordination with the Professionals and Elders Association and Advocates for Christian and Education Empowerment, Incorporated (PEACE, Inc.) conducted a forum on the renewed pursuit of Cordillera Autonomy with members of the Cordillera Peoples’ Liberation Army (CPLA) on November 24 in Bugnay, Tinglayan. PEACE, Inc.… Read more »

Benguet Planning office kicks-off autonomy advocacy

LA TRINIDAD, BENGUET–  The Provincial Planning and Development Office of Benguet began a series of autonomy information dissemination fora on September 3 and 4 as part of their annual Barangay Development Congress. Benguet’s own Peter Cosalan and Joel Cervantes discussed the region’s continued pursuit of regional autonomy among barangay officials from the municipalities of Atok,… Read more »

RPMC Cordillera visits Chico River Pump Irrigation Project

PINUKPUK, KALINGA –  The Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC) of the Cordillera Regional Development Council visited the Chico River Pump Irrigation site implemented by the National Irrigation Administration on August 23 to validate various claims concerning the project. The RPMC then held a joint meeting with their counterpart in Region 2. This visit was a… Read more »

Cordillera committees on infrastructure and indigenous peoples’ concerns meet to discuss issues surrounding Chico River pump irrigation project

BAGUIO CITY – A fact-finding meeting on Chico River Pump Irrigation Project (CRPIP) was held on May 7, 2019 at the RDC Hall in Baguio City to clarify issues concerning the project. Members of the indigenous peoples’ concerns and infrastructure committees of the Regional Development Council (RDC) as well as National Commission on Indigenous Peoples… Read more »