CAR celebrates 31st Cordillera Month

The Cordillera Regional Development Council is encouraging everyone to be a part of this year’s celebration of the Cordillera Month which is being coordinated by the RDC-CAR Development Administration Committee chaired by DILG-CAR Director Marlo Iringan and hosted by the Provincial Government of Ifugao headed by Governor Pedro Mayaen. A series of activities to celebrate… Read more »

Cordi culture and arts get center stage at RDC conference

Representatives of government agencies at the national, regional and local level gathered recently in Banaue, Ifugao, to participate in the Regional Conference on Culture and Arts in the Proposed Autonomous Region of the Cordillera. The conference, conducted on 13 October, aimed to strengthen the practice and promotion of culture and arts in the Cordillera Region,… Read more »

RDC-CAR endorses a new and enhanced Cordillera autonomy bill

The Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) recently approved for endorsement to the CAR Congressmen anew draft House Bill (HB) for an Autonomous Region of the Cordillera. The draft bill was presented by former DENR-CAR Director Clarence L. Baguilat, member of the Technical Working Group  for the drafting of the Regional Autonomy bill, during the RDC… Read more »

RDC Committee bares IP month activities

October is Indigenous Peoples Month,  and the Cordillera Region, the only IP-dominated region in the country, has a series of activities lined up for this year’s celebration with the theme “IPs’ Empowerment towards Peace, Unity and Development”. NCIP-CAR Director Roland Calde, during the Kapihan on the State of Regional Development held on Sept. 27, 2016,… Read more »

DPWH approves road conversion request of CAR RDC

The gap sections at the start and end of Ayaga – Sta. Marcela – Flora – Lasam Road are now declared national roads. The Ayaga-Sta. Marcela segment is the access road of Sta. Marcela, Apayao from Maharlika Hi-Way, connecting the cities of Laoag and Tuguegarao. The conversion of these road segments, about 11.07 kms in… Read more »