RRDIC launches R&D programs for Cordillera development

The Regional Research, Development, and Innovation Committee (RRDIC), a support committee under the Regional Development Council (RDC), recently launched two research and development (R&D) programs, namely, the Program  Boondock: A Mountain Engineering Center Towards Sustainable Infrastructure and Upland Water Security (Program Boondock); and, Ensuring Water Security and Climate Resilience for mountain Indigenous Communities of the… Read more »

RDC adopts Cordillera weaving industry plan

It shall pursue better capacitation of weavers in production technology innovation and market linkages, promote environmental quality and sustainable use of its resources, increase the resiliency of individuals and communities, and preserve the unique culture and heritage.

NEDA studies the Fiscal Viability of Autonomous Cordi

BAGUIO CITY – The researchers presented their initial work plan for the study on the fiscal viability of the Autonomous Region of the Cordillera (ARC) to NEDA-CAR on April 16. NEDA-CAR engaged an in-house team of researchers who will study the fiscal viability of the region once the autonomous government is established. The 3-member team,… Read more »

Former Agri Chief pushes for better R&D

BAGUIO CITY- Former Agriculture Secretary William Dar stressed the importance of research and development in agriculture to be able to attain sustainable development in the country. Dar was a guest speaker during the Regional Symposium on the United Nations Agenda 2030 Sustainable Development Goals organized by NEDA-CAR on February 27, 2019. Dar detailed the major… Read more »