DENR renews call for stronger collaboration on solid waste management

BAGUIO CITY, June 16 (PIA) - - The government  through the Department of Environment and Natural Resources calls for a renewed and stronger partnership with Cordillera stakeholders for the full implementation of Republic Act 9003 or the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000. Lawyer Noel... Read more

DAR distributes 195 CLOAs to Kalinga ARBs, turns-over projects to ARCs

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 16 (PIA) - - Department of Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano on Thursday distributed 195 Certificate of Land Ownership Award (CLOA) to 222 Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries (ARB) tilling 83 hectares of rice lands in this province. The ARBs are from Lubuagan, Pinukp... Read more

IEC on ASEAN Conducted in Ifugao Town

IEC on ASEAN Conducted in Ifugao Town By: Daniel B. Codamon AGUINALDO, Ifugao, June 16 (PIA)- - Teachers, school officials and students of the different public schools of this town were oriented about the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the Chairmanship of the Philippines fo... Read more

PIA opens info kiosk in Ifugao

LAGAWE, Ifugao, June  (PIA) - - The Philippine Information Agency recently opened its information kiosk at the Capitol building here. Provincial Administrator Lawyer Albert Pawingi led   the cutting of the ribbon witnessed by national and provincial employees who attended the flag raising cerem... Read more

Sadanga celebrates Fvegnash Festival on June 24-25

SADANGA, Mountain Province, June 15(PIA) – This municipality will stage its 54th Foundation Anniversary and 9th Fvegnash Festival next week.  With the theme “Gawis Ay Kultura, Nabalor Ka, Unod Chi Ungung-a, Fomgewan Na Vatawa”,   people of the  eight  barangays of this town will come ... Read more

BENECO to introduce prepaid metering

 BAGUIO CITY,  June 15 (PIA) --- The   Benguet Electric Cooperative (BENECO) announced its  plan to  introduce prepaid metering which  gives option  to customers to use an alternative electric service to the traditional post-paid electric service. Prepaid Retail Electric Service (PRES) us... Read more

Gotad Ad Ifugao 2017 opens

LAGAWE, Ifugao, June 15 (PIA) - - The 2017 Gotad Ad Ifugao that coincides with the 51st founding anniversary celebration of the province opened smoothly yesterday here with the full participation of all the municipalities and the different government and non-government agencies. With the theme ... Read more

DepEd-Ifugao hires 36 new employees

LAGAWE, Ifugao, June 15 (PIA) - Thirty six new employees were hired by the Department of Education (DepEd)-Ifugao Schools Division Office (SDO) for various positions. The new hires took their mass oath taking last June 14 at the SDO Conference Hall administered by Schools Division Superintendent ... Read more

Tabuk City daycare workers honored

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 15 (PIA) - - Daycare workers of this city were honored and commended for their extra-ordinary efforts and patience during the celebration of Daycare Workers Week last June 7-11. Citing the theme ”Sa Dekalidad na Child Development Worker, Bata  Ang Panalo”, City L... Read more

2017 Nutrition Month celebration to focus on healthy diet

BAGUIO CITY, June 15 (PIA) - - This year’s Nutrition Month celebration   in July will focus on healthy diet.  With the theme “Healthy diet, gawing habit – FOR LIFE!”,  the celebration aims to contribute to the reduction of overweight, obesity and non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such ... Read more

Kalinga gets P173.5M for road improvement

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 15 (PIA) - -  Kalinga province  is allocated P173.5 million this year for road improvement  under the Conditional Matching Grant for Provinces (CMGP)  formerly called KALSADA program. The Provincial Planning and Development Office (PPDO) reported that P99.5M was a... Read more

3rd Cordilleran Marawi hero arrives in Baguio

BAGUIO CITY, June 14 (PIA) --  The remains of Philippine Marines Private First Class Gener Tinangag, the third Cordilleran casualty in the  Marawi  crisis, arrived at the Saint Peter’s Chapel here on Tuesday night. Tinangag, 24,  from Barlig, Mountain Province was a member of the Marine Bat... Read more

Kiangan 4Ps beneficiaries hold general convention

KIANGAN, Ifugao, June 14 (PIA)- - The 1,500 Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) beneficiaries of the 14 barangays of this town  recently  held  their First Assembly and Convention at the municipal gymnasium  here with the theme, “Education is the Key to Success.” This convention was... Read more

Police Cordillera conducts human rights forum

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, June 14(PIA) - -   Participants from law enforcement agencies, non-government agencies and from the barangays recently attended the forum on police operational procedures to further instill human rights. Police Chief Superintendent Dennis Siervo, chief of the Philippine Na... Read more

DOH-Kalinga conducts need assessment on health facilities

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, June 14 (PIA) - - Equipping health facilities in the countryside and providing personnel their needs is primary concern of   this administration to better the delivery of health services for all Filipinos. Lark Gishner Payne, supervising nurse of the Department of Health... Read more