“Angat na Cordillera” – Sec. William Dar on the CAR BP2

On April 28, Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary William D. Dar presided over the virtual meeting of the CAR BP2 Committee joined by NEDA-CAR and regional line agencies to discuss the regional implementation of the Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-Asa Program (BP2). The BP2 program, institutionalized through Executive Order 114 series of 2020, aims to provide… Read more »

PSRs from the Cordillera join the 12th RDC-PSRs’ National Convention

On 28-29 April 2021, Private Sector Representatives (PSR) from the Regional Development Council- Cordillera Administrative Region (RDC-CAR) along with other PSRs from across the country convened virtually for the 12th RDC-PSRs’ National Convention with the theme “Private Sector Representatives’ Role in the Regions’ Recovery and Resiliency”. The event aimed to enlighten the PSRs of the… Read more »

United Pursuit for Cordillera Autonomy Continues

Cordillera autonomy advocates, speakers and project partners were gathered for a two-day virtual assembly on April 13-14, 2021 to be updated on the Social Preparation of CAR into an Autonomous Region (SPCAR) program’s 2020 accomplishments, re-assess the program’s communication plan and be capacitated on advocating through digital platforms. RDC-CAR Acting Vice Chair and NEDA-CAR OIC-Regional… Read more »

Innovative GAD advocacy in a changing environment – GAD Regional Committee

Baguio City – Gender and Development (GAD) advocacy should move from traditional activities with innovative ways considering the changing environment which is continuously aggravated by the current health crisis. This was manifested during the Regional Gender and Development Committee (RGADC) meeting on Thursday, January 21, as it agreed to spell-out more advocacy of gender concerns… Read more »

Cordillera Economic agency readies for this year’s uncertainties

Baguio City – The Cordillera National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-CAR) braces itself for this year’s expected shocks and uncertainties due to the continuing challenges brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic during its work planning on Thursday, January 14. The agency identified its development directions based on the 2021 agency country development priorities anchored on… Read more »

RDC-CAR steps up with parliamentary procedure

BAGUIO CITY – The Cordillera Regional Development Council ended the year with a capacity building activity on parliamentary rules and procedures. Senate Director and chief counselor on Senate parliamentary law, Atty. Amado Maralit, discussed the different applications of parliamentary procedure and protocol during the half-day activity on December 23. “It is not necessary for you… Read more »