SEARCH FOR OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEERS 2022

The annual recognition for volunteers is back! The search for outstanding volunteers is a recognition program aimed to highlight the exemplary volunteer services rendered by individual volunteers, organizations, and local government units in empowering communities and contributing to the country’s development goals. This program is being conducted by the Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency… Read more »

NEDA-CAR give updates on regional development initiatives in local TV news

Assistant Regional Director Stephanie Faculo Christiansen of the NEDA Regional Office Cordillera gave updates on several regional development initiatives in a 45-minute live TV interview in the Isyu@Serbisyo show of PTV Cordillera last February 18, 2022. She highlighted the agency’s assistance in post-disaster needs assessment relative to the COVID-19 pandemic that resulted in the formulation… Read more »

BLISTT mayors discuss Baguio tourism strategy

BAGUIO CITY – BLISTT mayors discussed Baguio City’s strategy for its re-opening to tourists from Region 1. The mayors of La Trinidad, Itogon, Sablan, Tuba, and Tublay called for the BLISTT council meeting on October 1 to clarify the role of the surrounding local government units and the implications of the City’s re-opening on their… Read more »

NEDA-CAR achieves Level II PRIME-HRM

BAGUIO CITY –  The Civil Service Commission-Cordillera (CSC-CAR) certified NEDA-CAR Maturity Level II for Systems and Competencies in all four core Human Resource areas: Recruitment, Selection and Placement, Learning and Development, Performance Management, and Rewards and Recognition, under the CSC-enhanced Program to Institutionalize Meritocracy and Excellence in Human Resource Management (PRIME-HRM) on September 25. The… Read more »

Communications committee supports shared tower facilities

BAGUIO CITY –  The Regional Development Council Communications sub-committee chaired by the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) Luzon Cluster I Director Leo Ugto met last May 17, 2019 to address connectivity and telecommunication concerns brought up in the 1st Quarter RDC meeting in Bontoc, Mountain Province last March. Mountain Province reiterated in that… Read more »

DepEd addresses delay of school building projects

BAGUIO CITY- The Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC) of the RDC found that the previously delayed school building projects under the Department of Education’s Basic Education Facilities Fund (BEFF) have been fast-tracked. DepEd-CAR reported that steps have been taken by both DepEd-CAR and its central office to address the delays of the school building projects… Read more »