NEDA-CAR briefs Private Sector Representatives on the Region’s development direction for 2023-2028

NEDA-CAR Assistant Regional Dir. (ARD) Stephanie F. Christiansen provided the Cordillera development context and direction in the next six years to the Private Sector Representatives (PSRs) of the Regional Development Council (RDC) in a blended meeting on January 14, 2023. The briefing highlighted the development vision of an autonomous region since the Cordillera was established… Read more »

RSC-CAR wins 2nd best Statistics Committee nationwide

The Regional Statistics Committee of the Cordillera Administrative Region (RSC-CAR) wins second place in the selection for the Best RSC in the country.    The award was received by Dir. Susan A. Sumbeling and Dir. Villafe Alibuyog, Committee Chair and Vice-chair, respectively, during the 7th RSC Summit held on December 5, 2022 in Manila. The summit… Read more »

Cordillera Autonomy Bill advances in the House of Representatives

The House Committee on Local Government (CLG) chaired by Valenzuela 1st District Representative Rex Gatchalian approved House Bill 3267 (HB 3267) “An Act Establishing the Cordillera Autonomous Region” during the committee’s hearing last November 10, 2022. With a united stance, Cordillera Representatives Menchie Bernos of Abra, Eleanor Bulut-Begtang of Apayao, Mark Go of Baguio City,… Read more »

CAR innovation champions launch ATTRACT as the regional inclusive innovation brand

The Regional Research, Development, and Innovation Committee (RRDIC) with DOST Regional Dir. Nancy Bantog as the Chair in collaboration with the DTI-CAR launched the ATTRACT or the Accelerators towards Transformative Regional Advancement, Competitiveness, and Transcendence on November 4 at the University of the Cordilleras (UC) in Baguio City. “The launching aims to promote ATTRACT as… Read more »

Kalinga adopts NEDA-CAR Director Susan Sumbeling as its daughter “Lumingay”

Tabuk City, Kalinga – The Provincial Local Government Unit of Kalinga adopted NEDA-CAR Regional Director Susan A. Sumbeling as a daughter of the province, with the given name “Lumingay” through Sangguniang Panlalawigan Resolution No. 2022-318. Her adopted name means strong and beautiful. The adoption was conferred upon her during the culminating program of the “Cordillera… Read more »

NEDA-CAR advocates for inclusive development planning in volunteerism event

Assistant Regional Director (ARD) Stephanie F. Christiansen of the NEDA Regional Office Cordillera (NRO-CAR) emphasized inclusivity and participatory approach in the planning process during the capacity development on mainstreaming volunteerism in local policies and development plans on October 3 – 7, 2022 in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte.    She shared that inclusive development planning, which… Read more »

RSC-CAR tackles major statistical programs and projects during its 3rd quarter meeting

The Cordillera Regional Statistical Committee (RSC) tackled updates on major statistical reports during its 3rd Quarter meeting on October 13, 2022. These include the 2nd Quarter Regional Economic Situationer, Updates on the Sustainable Development Goals, Environmental and Tourism Statistics, CAR Citizen-generated data, Provincial Product Accounts (PPAs), CAR Core Regional Indicator System, and Community-based Monitoring Systems… Read more »