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 »

GAD Committee to expand gender and development fora

The Regional Gender and Development Committee agreed to conduct more gender and development budget fora at the provincial level for 2020. The committee met on January 17 for its first meeting of the year to look back at the accomplishments and strategize plans in advancing gender equality and development in the region. In 2019, the… Read more »

CAR GAD Committee commits to strengthen GAD Focal Point Systems

  The members of the Cordillera Regional GAD Committee committed to create, reconstitute and strengthen their respective GAD Focal Point Systems (GFPS), even as they collectively strive for a well-documented, structurally-compliant, capacitated and functional GFPS. The commitment was made during the First Cordillera Administrative Region GAD Focal Point System (GFPS) Assembly conducted on May 30-31,… Read more »

RGAD Committee gets trained as GAD technical advisers

The RDC-CAR, in partnership with the Philippine Commission on Women, conducted a Training of Technical Advisers on Gender and Development on October 5-7, 2016 at the DENR-CAR Conference Hall in Pacdal, Baguio City. The three-day training aimed to: (1) update and have a leveling-off  on the basic GAD Core Messages; (2) enhance capacities of Cordillera… Read more »

RDC ok’s creation of a GAD Support Committee

Recognizing the need to enhance the mainstreaming of Gender and Development (GAD) in the region’s development efforts,  the RDC CAR approved during its Oct. 8 Full Council meeting the creation of a Support Committee on Gender and Development. Cutting across all sectors, the GAD Support Committee is tasked to focus on GAD issues and concerns… Read more »