Tukibon Paranublion: Western Visayas’ way of celebrating 2021 National Heritage Month

The NEDA Regional Office VI and the Regional Culture, Heritage and the Arts Committee (RCHAC) of the Regional Development Council VI (RDC) conducted last May 27 a virtual celebration of the 2021 National Heritage Month (NHM) on Zoom platform.  The event was dubbed as “Tukibon Paranublion” – a combination of the Hiligaynon word “tukibon” (discover) continue reading : Tukibon Paranublion: Western Visayas’ way of celebrating 2021 National Heritage Month

RDC, NEDA VI spearhead Technology Promotion and Investment Workshops for Western Visayas Priority Commodities

Amidst the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Regional Development Council (RDC) VI, through the NEDA VI Project Development, Investment Programming and Budgeting Division, led the conduct of the Technology Promotion and Investment Workshops to push the realization of  the existing WV Priority Commodities Road Maps .  The series of follow-through activities, held from October 2020 to continue reading : RDC, NEDA VI spearhead Technology Promotion and Investment Workshops for Western Visayas Priority Commodities

Survey: Telecommuting Preferences of Government Workers in the Philippines

The University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV) is conducting a research project titled, “Telecommuting Preferences of Government Workers in the Philippines” with funding from the Department of Science and Technology – National Research Council of the Philippines (DOST-NRCP) and has undergone a Technical Review by the NRCP Technical Review Panel for Social Sciences and received continue reading : Survey: Telecommuting Preferences of Government Workers in the Philippines

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