RDRRMC Caraga holds 1st quarter full council meeting

BUTUJAN CITY, Apr. 4 (PIA) -- The Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (RDRRMC) Caraga held its 1st Quarter RDRRMC Full Council Meeting on March 30 in one of the convention centers here.One of the agreements reached was the harmonization of localized Information and Education Camp... Read more

DAR conducts farm management training to SurSur ARBs

SURIGAO DEL SUR, April 4 (PIA) - The Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Surigao del Sur Provincial Office recently conducted a training on farm management with climate change adaptation to agrarian reform beneficiaries (ARBs) of Tago, Surigao del Sur.The activity aims to capacitate ARBs for future ... Read more

DENR Caraga awards CCA champions

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 4 (PIA) -- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Caraga Region has conferred awards to its partners in the Climate Change Advocacy during the Environmental Youth Forum recently held in one of the convention centers here.“The DENR is mandated to protect and co... Read more

DENR Caraga initiates mangrove tree planting for IDF

BUTUAN CITY, Apr. 4 (PIA) -- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Caraga Region celebrated the International Day of Forests (IDF) with a mangrove tree planting activity on March 16 at the shores of the USS Narwhal Memorial Complex, Nasipit, Agusan del Norte.The IDF is being obs... Read more

DOE, PIA convene stakeholders in Butuan, Surigao

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 31 (PIA) – The Department of Energy (DOE) in partnership with the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Caraga convened the stakeholders from the local government units, government agencies and information officers from this city and Surigao City for the Multi-Sectoral Advocacy (MS... Read more

DAR Agnor holds seminar on Integrating Work, Family, Personal Life

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 31 (PIA) -- Employees of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) in Agusan del Norte attended the Seminar on “Integrating Work, Family and Personal Life” held recently in one of the convention centers here.The seminar was part of the month-long activities in line with the Natio... Read more

DOE, PIA spearhead multi-sectoral advocacy campaign in Butuan

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 31 (PIA) -- The Department of Energy (DOE), in partnership with the Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Caraga, conducted a Multi-Sectoral Advocacy Campaign on Downstream Oil Industry on March 30, 2016 at Almont Inland Hotel, here.This is under the Communication Initiatives Program... Read more

Multi-Sectoral Forest Protection Committee pleased over “NGP” in SurSur

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, March 31 (PIA) – The Provincial Multi-Sectoral Forest Protection Committee (PMFPC) here has expressed satisfaction on the implementation of the National Greening Program (NGP) province-wide.Efren Rivas, provincial administrator and concurrent PMFPC chair, while presid... Read more

DENR Caraga hosts 1st Environmental Youth Forum

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 30 (PIA) -- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Caraga Region through the Regional Public Affairs Office conducted recently the first Environmental Youth Forum in the region at the Big Daddy’s Hotel and Convention Center here.The forum with the theme “One... Read more

Dinagat Islands reaps gold, silver medals for PH national games archery

SAN JOSE, Dinagat Islands, Mar. 30 (PIA) - Gold and silver medals were brought home by the contenders of Dinagat Islands to the Philippine National Games (PNG) on March 7-11, 2016 held at Lingayen, Pangasinan.Julie An E. Malinog and Lester L. Llorca, Grades 8 and 10 respectively, successfully made i... Read more

SurSur COMELEC set sked for demo roadshow on VCM operations

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, March 30 (PIA) – The Commission on Elections (COMELEC), this province, has already set the roadshow schedule to demonstrate the actual operation of the vote counting machine (VCM) province-wide.Atty. Raquel Limbaco, provincial election supervisor (PES) and concurrent ... Read more

NPA rebels sow fear among tourists, motorists in SurSur

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, March 29 (PIA) – At around 7:30 a.m. on March 28, some lawless elements believed to be members of the Guerilla Front Committee 14 (GFC-14) of the New People’s Army (NPA) under a certain Ka Satur sowed fear among commuters, tourists included, in Barangay Bitoon, Hina... Read more

P109-M agri infra projects to benefit 2,500 farming households in Caraga

BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 29 (PIA) -- The Department of Agriculture – Philippine Rural Development Project (DA-PRDP) has approved another four major infrastructure projects to further boost rural productivity in the towns of Caraga region.Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala and DA Caraga regional directo... Read more

Tandag City DepEd to highlight Project “UGMAD” launch with State of the Division Address

TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, March 29 (PIA) – The Department of Education (DepEd) City Division Office is set to launch Project UGMAD highlighting the State of the Division Address (SODA) of City Schools Division Superintendent Dr. Gregoria Su.  The occasion will take place at the Schacene Grand... Read more

Tandag City DepEd to highlight Project “UGMAD” launch with State of the Division Address

 TANDAG CITY, Surigao del Sur, March 29 (PIA) – The Department of Education (DepEd) City Division Office is set to launch Project UGMAD highlighting the State of the Division Address (SODA) of  City Schools Division Superintendent Dr. Gregoria Su.  The occasion will take place at the Schacene G... Read more