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 »

Cordillera joins nation in declaring adolescent pregnancy as national emergency

BAGUIO CITY – The Regional Social Development Committee (RSDC) of the Cordillera Regional Development Council joins the National Social Development Committee in declaring teenage pregnancy as a national social emergency. The OIC-Assistant Regional Director Cecile Basawil of Cordillera Commission on Population and Development shared the National and Regional Social Development Committee Resolution No. 1 Series… Read more »

Convergence of efforts pushed to address problem on high incidence of teenage pregnancies in CAR

The Cordillera Region ranked highest among all regions in terms of teen pregnancies, and the Cordillera Regional Development Council is bent on addressing this alarming concern. In its Executive Committee meeting held on October 2, 2014, the CAR RDC approved a resolution requesting DOH-CAR and POPCOM-CAR to strengthen intersectoral efforts to address the problem on… Read more »