NEDA Cordillera policy recoms to upland development projects welcomed by IFAD Philippines

The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) Philippines Country Director, Mr. Alessandro Marini, welcomed the policy recommendations in the implementation of development projects for upland and indigenous people’s communities, not only in the region but in similar ecosystems nationwide. Said policy inputs were articulated by Asst. Regional Director (ARD) Stephanie F. Christiansen during the virtual… Read more »

Cordillera Statistics Committee adopted its 2022 Development Agenda, endorsed 2020 CAR Tourism Satellite Accounts

The Cordillera Regional Statistics Committee (RSC-CAR) approved and adopted its 2022 Development Agenda during its fourth quarter virtual meeting on November 29, 2021 presided by Committee Chair and NEDA-CAR Regional Director Susan Sumbeling. The development agenda aims to provide direction and guidance to the Committee on a quarterly basis in carrying out its functions and… 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 »