RDC-1 partners with NCCA to advocate the role of culture in the time of pandemic

“Culture and the Arts can be drivers of collective national progress.  They provide pathways for cultural and creative industries to drive tourism anchored on heritage sites to social cohesion and nation building”, Director Al Ryan S. Alejandre of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) exclaimed as he welcomed participants to the webinar continue reading : RDC-1 partners with NCCA to advocate the role of culture in the time of pandemic

RGADC-1 endorses Enhanced Ilocos RDP 2017-2022 Midterm Update as Gender-sensitive Plan

The Regional Gender and Development Committee-1 (RGADC-1), as the lead committee of the RDC-1 in ensuring the integration of gender perspective in Regional Development Plan (RDP), endorsed the Enhanced Ilocos RDP 2017-2022 Midterm Update as gender-sensitive plan based on the Gender and Development (GAD) Checklist for Development Planning. The committee reviewed and ensured the compliance continue reading : RGADC-1 endorses Enhanced Ilocos RDP 2017-2022 Midterm Update as Gender-sensitive Plan

31st National Statistics Month celebration highlights importance of data in bridging digital gaps

The Regional Statistics Committee (RSC) of Regional Development Council 1 spearheaded the first full virtual National Statistics Month (NSM) celebration during the whole month of October. With the theme, “Bridging Digital Gaps: Making Information Available to All,” the 31st NSM highlighted the importance of utilizing digital technology in communicating information and making statistics available for continue reading : 31st National Statistics Month celebration highlights importance of data in bridging digital gaps

RSC 1 Capacitate Statistical Personnel on Technical Writing and Data Visualization

The Regional Statistics Committee of Region 1 (RSC 1), in collaboration with the Philippine Statistical Association, Inc. (PSAI) Region 1 Chapter, capacitated the statistical personnel in the region on technical writing and data visualization on October 20-23, 2020. The training was conducted to equip the participants with knowledge and skills on the preparation of technical continue reading : RSC 1 Capacitate Statistical Personnel on Technical Writing and Data Visualization

“Make it Happen in the Philippines” (MIH)

Branded as “Make it Happen in the Philippines” (MIH), the campaign aims to generate foreign direct investments (FDIs) from 18 countries in Asia-Pacific, Europe, and America and will initially focus on key industries that have the most potential for foreign investment such as Automotive, Aerospace, Electronics, Information Technology-Business Process Management (IT-BPM), and Copper/Nickel. The campaign continue reading : “Make it Happen in the Philippines” (MIH)

PNVSCA Call for Nomination

The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) is inviting everyone to nominate individuals with notable volunteer service in support of the country’s fight against COVID-19. Download the nomination form here: http://bit.ly/SOCVNominationForm Deadline of nomination is on 6 November 2020.

RDC-1 PSRs push for capacitation of accredited CSOs and establishment of CSO Provincial Networks in the region

The Regional Development Council 1 (RDC-1) Private Sector Representatives (PSRs) pushed for the capacitation of accredited Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and establishment of CSO network in each of the provinces in the region during its virtual meeting on Oct. 8, 2020. The capacitation would empower the accredited CSOs in the region as they participate in continue reading : RDC-1 PSRs push for capacitation of accredited CSOs and establishment of CSO Provincial Networks in the region

National Statistics Month

The National Economic and Development Authority Region 1 joins in the celebration of the National Statistics Month Celebration.

Notice of Vacancy

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Regional Office 1, City of San Fernando La Union announces its hiring of Chief Economic Development Specialist. Interested and qualified applicants should signify their interest in writing. Attach the following documents to the application letter and send not later than November 18, 2020. Please refer below for more continue reading : Notice of Vacancy

RTF1-ELCAC recommends additional beneficiaries of Barangay Development Program

The Regional Task Force 1 to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (RTF1-ELCAC), during its virtual 3rd quarter regular meeting on Sept. 17, 2020, recommended the inclusion of additional 16 target barangays for the implementation of the Retooled Community Support Program (RCSP) as beneficiaries of the 2021 Support to Barangay Development Program (BDP). The 16 additional continue reading : RTF1-ELCAC recommends additional beneficiaries of Barangay Development Program