The Cordillera Regional Development Council Development Administration (RDC-DevAd) Committee chaired by DILG-CAR OIC-Regional Director Araceli San Jose met on May 27 to discuss the implementation of the Committee’s work plan for 2021. Among the activities is a Jingle making contest in support to the “Disiplina Muna” National Advocacy Campaign which aims to activate the real… Read more »
Cabinet Officer for Regional Development and Security (CORDS) for CAR and Agriculture Secretary William D. Dar reported the top 5 accomplishments of the Duterte administration in the region in today’s Regional Pre-SONA Series for the Cordillera held at the Baguio Convention Center and mainstreamed live through Facebook. These major accomplishments are, (1) improved regional poverty… Read more »
The pursuit for Cordillera autonomy remained an important priority despite the worldwide crisis and Cordillerans might have made its best case for the region’s readiness for self-governance.
Executive Order 325, Series of 1996 (Reorganization of the Regional Development Councils) stipulates that the main function of RDCs is to accelerate the socio-economic development of the regions. On the other hand, Executive Order 30, Series of 2001 (Providing for a Regional Development Council in CAR) states that the RDC of CAR is the primary… Read more »