RDC InfraCom reviews CAR Infrastructure Projects

On May 20, the Cordillera Regional Development Council Infrastructure Development Committee (RDC-INFRACOM) chaired by DPWH-CAR Regional Director Khadaffy Tanggol, met to review the status of Infrastructure projects in the region. The committee recommended the Masallong Foot Bridge project in Tocucan, Mt. Province for RDC endorsement to the Office of the Presidential Adviser on Peace Process… Read more »

Congressmen Go and Dalog convene group to review autonomy bills

In a virtual meeting on March 18, Congressmen Mark Go of Baguio City and Maximo Dalog, Jr. of Mountain Province convened the House of Representatives Committee on Local Government technical working group (TWG) on the proposed bills establishing the Autonomous Region of the Cordillera. The CAR Congressmen invited officials, resource persons and legal experts from… Read more »

Cordillera reps urge closer coordination with RDC

QUEZON CITY – Congressman Elias Bulut of the lone district of Apayao urged more involvement of the Cordillera representatives in the Regional Development Council (RDC) during the RDC Advisory Committee meeting on August 14, 2019. “My colleagues here in Congress have been talking and we agreed that we need a more harmonious relationship between Cordillera… Read more »

NEDA-CAR shares development advocacy with Forestry students

BAGUIO CITY – NEDA-CAR oriented graduating students of BS Forestry from Benguet State University (BSU) on February 1, 2019, about the role of agriculture and forestry in the Regional Development Plan 2017-2022 and the nation’s AmBisyon Natin 2040. Conrado Bao-idang, dean of the College of Forestry delivered the opening remarks. NEDA-CAR through Economic Development Specialist… Read more »

Economic Development Committee aids in disaster recovery

BAGUIO CITY – During the 4th quarter meeting of the Economic Development Sectoral Committee (EconSeCom) on December 18 at the RDC Hall, various agencies led by DTI-CAR reported their accomplishments.  The EconSeCom chair, DTI-CAR Dir. Myrna Pablo urged the member agencies to finalize their reports on the Itogon relief effort. Last September, the committee held… 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 »