Cordillera RSDC endorses two resolutions to address teenage pregnancy and senior citizen concerns in the region

The Cordillera Regional Social Development Committee (RSDC) in its third quarter meeting on August 10 approved the endorsement to the Regional Development Council (RDC-CAR) the request of the Commission on Population and Development (POPCOM-CAR) for all relevant regional line agencies (RLAs), civil society organization (CSO) and local government units (LGUs) in the Cordillera to support… Read more »

RSDC-CAR endorses the establishment of BGH Dialysis Center for Public-Private Partnership to cater to needs of renal patients in Cordillera and nearby regions

BAGUIO CITY – The Regional Social Development Committee recommended for RDC-endorsement the establishment of the Baguio General Hospital Dialysis Center through Public-Private Partnership (PPP) during its first quarter meeting on February 19. Dr. Frederick Untalan of the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center Steering Committee for the proposed hemodialysis center said that the public-private partnership… Read more »

Social Development Committee starts another flagship program

BAGUIO CITY – The Regional Social Development Committee (RSDC) of the Cordillera Regional Development Council began the implementation of the second round of its flagship program “Convergence Program for the Poorest Municipalities in CAR” in Tineg, Abra. The program was presented by newly-elected RSDC chairman DSWD-CAR Regional Director Leonard Quintilla during the 4th Quarter RSDC… Read more »

RSDC set to request PSA for ethnolinguistic data to help explain Cordillerans' health-seeking behavior, others

To provide more information on how culture and tradition affects the Cordillerans’ access to  health services and their attitude towards gender equality, the Cordillera Regional Social Development Committee (CAR RSDC) resolved to request the Philippine Statistics Authority to provide the CAR RDC with the region’s population data disaggregated by ethnolinguistic tribe, preferably down to the… Read more »