Kalinga gets P73M for 21 projects under ADM

  CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Aug. 10 (PIA) - - The province of Kalinga continues  to  build on its small infrastructures to  increase people’s  access to basic facilities    with  21 projects funded under the Department of the Interior and Local Government’s (DILG) Assistance to Disadvanta... Read more

First sanitary landfill in Ifugao opens

  ALFONSO LISTA, Ifugao, Aug. 10 (PIA) - -  The local government unit of this  corn-producing municipality  will  no longer  worry  where to dump garbage collected from  households  here with the opening of its  Solid Waste Disposal Facility Category 1 or the Engineered Sanitary Landfill, ... Read more

Inclusion of Cordillera culture and values in promoting ASEAN pushed

BAGUIO CITY, Aug. 9 (PIA) - - As   people of this country,  the Cordillerans  have the obligation to promote  their role in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations(ASEAN) and  they can do this  by  allowing their  children learn and appreciated  who  they are as Cordillerans and  by ... Read more

Kalinga mayor orders contractor to fast track Pamana project

TINGLAYAN, Kalinga, Aug. 9(PIA) - - Mayor Sacrament Gumilab demanded Zabu Engineering, a local contractor to fast track completion of the Bugnay-Butbut road concreting project here. Gumilab’s demand stemmed from the failure of the contractor to complete  project within the  target completion ... Read more

54th IB turns-over rehabilitated school buildings, supplies

KIANGAN, Ifugao, Aug. 9 (PIA) - - Building peace through education is one of the many strategies employed by the 54th Infantry (MAGILAS) Battalion stationed here for the promotion of peace and stability in the region. The 54th IB  recently turned-over two rehabilitated school buildings includin... Read more

Nutrition School on the Air produces 215 graduates

BAGUIO CITY, Aug. 8 (PIA) - - The National Nutrition Council awarded certificates of completion to the first batch of graduates of  the Nutrition School On the Air (NSOA) program at Hotel Supreme last  Saturday (Aug. 5). Belen Caday-as of Lubo, Kibungan Benguet was the catch valedictorian with ... Read more

NFA assures no fake rice in Abra

BANGUED, Abra, Aug. 8(PIA) -- The National Food Authority assured that there is no fake rice in the province. Veralew D.G De Vera, Branch Manager of NFA-Abra, said as he strongly believes that the province of Abra is totally free from fake rice. Abra has massive land for production of agricultura... Read more

DOLE conducts career guidance for Kalinga students

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Aug. 8(PIA) - - Personnel of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) provincial office here made the rounds last week on secondary schools to conduct career coaching and labor market information for graduating students including those enrolled under the K to 12 program.... Read more

NTA celebrates anniversary with synchronized tree planting

DOLORES, Abra, Aug. 8(PIA) -- In celebration of its 30th anniversary celebration, National Tobacco Administration  Administrator Robert L. Seares   spearheaded this year’s Synchronized Tree Planting (STP) here in   his hometown  last  July 31.  The STP in Dolores was participated in by ... Read more

Abra PNC recognizes barangays with zero-malnutrition cases, BNS

BANGUED, Abra, Aug. 8(PIA) -- Members of the Provincial Nutrition Committee (PNC) awarded  local government units and   nutrition  workers    with zero-malnourished children during the culmination program of the 43rd National Nutrition Month celebration  last  July 31 at the Provincial Capi... Read more

38 Cordillera LGUs conferred with Seal of Child Friendly Governance

BAGUIO CITY, Aug. 8 (PIA) - - The Council for the Welfare of Children, in partnership with the Department of Social Welfare and Development, conferred  the Seal of Child -Friendly Local Governance  to 38 Cordillera local government units  for their excellent programs and services  for children i... Read more

Baguio City, Ifugao join ASEAN Landmark Lighting

BAGUIO CITY, Aug. 8 (PIA) -- The city government of Baguio and the Philippine Information Agency – Cordillera will spearhead the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) 50th anniversary celebration in the country’s Summer Capital today. The   ASEAN golden anniversary celebration wil... Read more

22 former rebels hired as forest guards in Kalinga

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Aug. 7 (PIA) - - Twenty-two former rebels are set to join  the “Bantay Gubat” brigade  this  month  to  help in the  protection  and conservation  of  forests in  the province. Veronica Banglot, Supervising Ecosystem Management Specialist of the Provincial En... Read more

NEDA USEC Navarro visits CAR, tackles regional issues

BAGUIO CITY, Aug. 7 -- Undersecretary Adoracion Navarro of the  National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA)  Regional Development Office recently  visited the Cordillera Administrative Region(CAR)  and tackled  various regional issues.   Navarro met with Regional Development Counc... Read more

Institutionalizing planning processes thru science-based tools

BAGUIO CITY, Aug. 7 - -With the science-based tools and innovations developed for the Department of Agriculture’s Philippine Rural Development Project (PRDP), the planning and budgeting processes in the DA bureaucracy will soon be institutionalized.   As the PRDP moves forward in providing ... Read more