Cordillera Local candidates address Regional Autonomy

BAGUIO CITY – The Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) through the Social Preparation of CAR into an Autonomous Region program (SPCAR) and Development Administration (DevAd) Committee in partnership with the Philippine Information Agency (PIA-CAR), Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG-CAR) gathered mayoral candidates for the City of Baguio and gubernatorial candidates of the region… Read more »

Cordillera Local candidates address Regional Autonomy

Voice for Autonomy – PIA-CAR Regional Director Helen Tibaldo with RDC-CAR Private Sector Representative and DevAd Committee co-chair Ferdinand Gonzales facilitates discussion with Baguio City mayoralty candidates, incumbent Mayor Benjamin Magalong and Atty. Mauricio Domogan on the region’s pursuit for autonomy. BAGUIO CITY – The Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) through the Social Preparation of… Read more »

NEDA-CAR joins Duterte Legacy Caravan

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-CAR) under the leadership of Regional Director Susan A. Sumbeling joined the different regional line agencies and set up the NEDA-CAR booth highlighting the accomplishments of the region in support to the president’s priority agenda and the pursuit for regional autonomy last April 22, 2022 held at Camp Major… Read more »

Regional Council intensifies its advocacy for Cordillera autonomy, approves 4-year strategic communication plan

BAGUIO CITY – The Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) approved the updated Communication Plan 2022-2025 of the Social Preparation of CAR into an Autonomous Region (SPCAR) program during its first quarter meeting last March 9, 2022.  NEDA-CAR Assistant Regional Director Stephanie Christiansen underscored the transitory nature of CAR through Executive Order 220 and rallied regional… Read more »

House Committee on Local Government approves the substitute bill establishing the Cordillera Autonomous Region

The House Committee on Local Government (CLG) chaired by Congressman Noel Villanueva approved the substitute bill establishing the Cordillera Autonomous Region in its virtual meeting on August 24. The substitute bill reconciled HB 5687 filed by Cong. Joseph Bernos, Cong. Elias Bulut, Jr., Cong Mark Go, Cong. Solomon Chungalao, and Cong. Maximo Dalog, Jr. and… Read more »

NEDA-CAR conducts workshop discussing additional functions for the Substitute Bill for Cordillera Autonomy

On November 3, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-CAR) through the Social Preparation of CAR into an Autonomous Region (SPCAR) program spearheaded the Workshop on Defining the Functions of the Proposed Autonomous Region of the Cordillera and gathered long time regional autonomy champions heeding to Baguio City Congressman Mark Go request to review the… Read more »

PLLO and NEDA- CAR update Cordillera advocates on the status of the proposed Organic Act and other House Bills

The Philippine Legislative Liaison Office (PLLO) and the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-CAR) gathered local, regional and national officials along with Cordillera autonomy advocates, regional line agencies (RLAs) and private sector representatives (PSRs) to discuss the status of the proposed organic act for Cordillera Autonomy and other legislative initiatives affecting the Cordillera Administrative Region… Read more »