RDC VI holds Seminar on Indicators as a Tool for Managing and Monitoring Sustainable Local and Regional Planning Process

The Regional Development Council (RDC) VI held the Seminar on Indicators as a Tool for Managing and Monitoring Sustainable Local and Regional Planning Process last October 29 via Zoom. The activity had 172 participants from the region’s various local government units, regional line agencies, private sector representatives, state universities and colleges, and the RDC VI continue reading : RDC VI holds Seminar on Indicators as a Tool for Managing and Monitoring Sustainable Local and Regional Planning Process

8 Western Visayas LGUs receive anti-COVID funds from region’s ER 1-94 share

Eight local government units in Region VI are named beneficiaries of funding assistance from Western Visayas’ share of the ER 1-94 funds to help them respond to COVID-19 in their respective areas.  These are the municipalities of Kalibo (Aklan), Pandan (Antique), Tapaz (Capiz), Jordan (Guimaras), Alimodian and Lambunao (Iloilo), and the cities of Himamaylan and continue reading : 8 Western Visayas LGUs receive anti-COVID funds from region’s ER 1-94 share

Secretary Chua visits NEDA 6, urges staff to pursue outcomes rather than just outputs

Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Karl Kendrick T. Chua urged the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Regional Office VI employees to pursue outcomes, rather than just outputs, during his official visit to the region on October 19, 2021. In his message to NRO VI, Chua enjoined the staff to strive for excellence, especially during the pandemic. continue reading : Secretary Chua visits NEDA 6, urges staff to pursue outcomes rather than just outputs

RPMC VI, stakeholders solve potential problem in Jalaur mega dam operation

The Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC) VI, in partnership with the regional offices of the National Irrigation Administration, Department of Agrarian Reform, Department of Public Works and Highways, Department of Agriculture, and the Calinog  Local Government Unit completed the requirements for the demolition of the unfinished Old Toyungan Bridge in Iloilo. According to NIA VI, continue reading : RPMC VI, stakeholders solve potential problem in Jalaur mega dam operation

EDC Western Visayas Endorses Passage of Landmark Bills and Laws on Science, Technology and Innovation

The Economic Development Committee of the Regional Development Council VI conducted its 3rd Quarter Meeting via Zoom on 9 September 2021. The discussions during the meeting focused on the theme “Advancing Science, Technology and Innovation (STI): Growing Industries Amidst the Global Pandemic”. Director Rowen R. Gelonga of DOST VI shared the updates on DOST Strategic continue reading : EDC Western Visayas Endorses Passage of Landmark Bills and Laws on Science, Technology and Innovation

NEDA VI holds forum on COVID-focused studies

In celebration of the National Development Policy Research Month, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) VI virtually conducted the 2021 Regional Research Utilization Forum (RRUF) last September 30.  This year’s national theme is “Reset and Rebuild for a Better Philippines in the Post-Pandemic World”. Around 400 participants from the academe, youth groups, the government continue reading : NEDA VI holds forum on COVID-focused studies

RDC VI marks RDC Week, tackles important concerns in 3rd quarter meeting

The Regional Development Council (RDC) of Western Visayas observed the RDC Week during its Third Quarter Full Council Meeting on September 24, 2021 via Zoom.  It marked the occasion with a simple showing of an audio-visual presentation about the RDC and a video message of Socio-Economic Planning Secretary Karl Kendrick Chua was shown as part continue reading : RDC VI marks RDC Week, tackles important concerns in 3rd quarter meeting