NEDA Western Visayas introduces the Updated PDP through a virtual caravan

The NEDA Regional Office 6 conducted the Western Visayas Leg of the series of virtual caravans on the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2017-20222 Midterm Update on 5 May 2021.  The caravan served as a platform of discourse and engagement between the government and the community in tackling the content of the updated PDP and local continue reading : NEDA Western Visayas introduces the Updated PDP through a virtual caravan

Western Visayas agriculture, fishery and forestry sector posts fastest growth in the country in 2020 despite 9.7 percent GRDP contraction

The agriculture, fishery and forestry (AFF) sector of the region accelerated by 4.7 percent from 2019 to 2020 – the fastest growth rate among all regions in the country.  Gainers in the agriculture sector were palay and corn, spiking at 10.8 and 2.04 percent, respectively.  The gross value added (GVA) of the AFF was placed continue reading : Western Visayas agriculture, fishery and forestry sector posts fastest growth in the country in 2020 despite 9.7 percent GRDP contraction

NEDA VI trains Guimaras LGUs on project evaluation and development

The NEDA VI, through its Project Development, Investment Programming and Budgeting Division, conducted the Project Evaluation and Development (PED) Course for selected LGU personnel in the Province of Guimaras on April 12-16 and 26-30, 2021. The 10-day course was a blended learning activity attended by twenty-nine (29) participants from the Municipalities of Jordan, Nueva Valencia, continue reading : NEDA VI trains Guimaras LGUs on project evaluation and development

RDC VI chairperson delivers 2020 SORA during the First Quarter RDC VI Full Council Meeting

Governor Rhodora J. Cadiao of the Province of Antique and RDC VI Chairperson delivered the 2020 State of the Region Address (SORA) during the First Quarter RDC VI Full Council Meeting held on 26 March 2021. Prior to delivering the 2020 SORA, Governor Cadiao thanked the Council members for their continued support even after one continue reading : RDC VI chairperson delivers 2020 SORA during the First Quarter RDC VI Full Council Meeting

RCHAC, NEDA Western Visayas and NCCA conduct Kinaadman sa Kultura: Webinar Series on Culture Knowledge

The Regional Culture, Heritage and the Arts Committee (RCHAC) of the Regional Development Council (RDC VI) conducted the Kinaadman sa Kultura, a webinar series on culture knowledge, on April 7 to 8, 2021 via Zoom platform.  The activity was spearheaded by the National Economic and Development Authority Regional Office VI, as the RCHAC technical secretariat, continue reading : RCHAC, NEDA Western Visayas and NCCA conduct Kinaadman sa Kultura: Webinar Series on Culture Knowledge

Western Visayas Project Monitoring Committee inspects Iloilo megadam project, sees fast implementation amid pandemic

The Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC) VI monitored the civil works of the Jalaur River Multi-Purpose Project (JRMP) Stage II in the Municipality of Calinog, Province of Iloilo on March 30, 2021.  Implementation of the mega dam project is funded through the ₱8.950 billion loan from the Economic Development Cooperation Fund of South Korea and continue reading : Western Visayas Project Monitoring Committee inspects Iloilo megadam project, sees fast implementation amid pandemic