5 Infrastructure Development projects in the Cordillera get RDC-CAR’s endorsement

The Cordillera Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) approved and endorsed five infrastructure development projects for the region during its full council meeting on June 9, 2022 in Baguio City. Three projects refer to reclassification to national road of three local roads in Mountain Province; the construction of access road in Tanglag, Lubuagan, Kalinga; and the conduct… Read more »

NEDA-CAR conducts Spatial Mapping Workshop for the BLISTT

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA-CAR) conducted a spatial mapping workshop on May 31, 2022, as part of a series of activities to update the 2017-2019 BLISTT Action Agenda. Representatives from the BLISTT local government units (LGUs) and Regional Line Agencies participated in this workshop held at the Newtown Plaza Hotel, Baguio City. The… Read more »

CAR-RPMC Teams up with Ifugao PPMC and Partner Agencies to Help Fast Track Delayed Projects in Ifugao

The Regional Project Monitoring Committee and Ifugao Provincial Project Monitoring Committee headed by RPMC Chair and NEDA-CAR Regional Director Susan A. Sumbeling jointly inspected 5 projects located in Tinoc, Banaue, Lagawe and Lamut Ifugao on April 20-22, 2022. These projects are the washed-out portion of the Banaue-Hungduan-Benguet Boundary Road, Slope Protection of Patilong Elementary School,… Read more »

Secretary Chua challenges NEDA-CAR staff to continuously improve, benchmark against global standards

BAGUIO CITY – Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Karl Kendrick T. Chua challenged the National Economic Development Authority – Cordillera Administrative Region (NEDA-CAR) staff to continuously improve themselves and benchmark against global standards. In his meeting with NEDA-CAR employees on May 16, 2022, Secretary Chua stressed the importance of NEDA as an independent socioeconomic planning agency. According… Read more »

RPMC-CAR determines flagged projects for priority inspection

During its second-quarter meeting on May 11, 2022, the Regional Project Monitoring Committee of the Cordillera Administrative Region (RPMC-CAR) identified critical projects to be inspected for the third quarter. Director Susan A. Sumbeling, Chairperson of the RPMC-CAR and the Regional Director of NEDA-CAR, explained that “our works will not be disrupted even with the new… Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »