RDC 7 selects new PSRs for 2019-2022 term

The Regional Development Council (RDC) in Central Visayas has a new set of private sector representatives (PSRs) for the 2019-2022 term. A total of 14 PSRs from the provinces of Bohol, Cebu, Negros Oriental, and Siquijor were selected by designated voters from private sector organizations that were earlier accredited by the RDC. The PSRs who were selected in selection processes held last 13, 14, 15, and 20 August 2019 were: Bohol: Francis Bernard Batoy of Participatory Research, Organization of Communities […]

NRO 7 receives BSP information support award

The NEDA Regional Office 7 (NRO7) was among the awardees during the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas’s awarding of partners held recently at the BSP Cebu Regional office. Monetary Board Member Dr. V. Bruce J. Tolentino keynoted the 2019 Awards Ceremony and Appreciation Lunch for BSP Stakeholders in Regions 7 and 8 last 28 August 2019. He shared the global and domestic challenges, resilience indicators of the the Philippine economy, and the importance of collaboration in the country’s economic team and […]

Consultants bare findings of bid to pedestrianize downtown Cebu City

Representatives from the Planning and Development Research Foundation, Inc. (PLANADES) presented before NEDA Undersecretary for Policy and Planning Rosemarie Edillon and NEDA Regional Office (NRO) 7 staff their draft findings of the Economic Impact of Pedestrianization of an Urban Space in Metro Cebu study being initiated by NRO 7. NRO 7 is proposing to introduce pedestrianization as a method to revitalize economic activity in downtown Cebu City. The study conducted by PLANADES will determine the probable economic impact of pedestrianization […]

PSR Nominees and Designated Voters

Below are the participants in the Central Visayas Regional Development Council-Private Sector Representative selection process for the 2019-2022 term.

Key agencies gather to map out strategies to end local communist armed conflict

Agencies that belong to the Regional Development Council (RDC) and Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) are coming up with strategies to help put an end to the local communist armed conflict affecting certain areas in Central Visayas. Representatives of these agencies gathered last 18 July 2018 for a day-long workshop to institutionalize the Regional Task Force on Ending Local Communist Armed Conflict (RTF-ELCAC) Whole-of-Nation approach in attaining inclusive and sustainable peace. It was also aimed at letting the agencies […]