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Agri, coops key to restarting communities, RDC 7 forum bares

Stakeholders in the agriculture sector are learning one important lesson from this pandemic–that agriculture activities and cooperativism could help communities restart better through food security. This was the sentiment gleaned from resource speakers during an online learning session facilitated by the Central Visayas Regional Development Council 7 – Economic Development Committee (RDC-EDC) in partnership with the RDC-Social Development Committee. The forum, the eighth of a series of planned virtual peer talks, was held last 12 August 2020. The speakers were […]

Central Visayas RTF 7-ELCAC reviews clusters’ accomplishments

The Central Visayas Regional Task Force – ELCAC (RTF 7-ELCAC) conducted an online pre-activity meeting last 06 August 2020 in preparation for the upcoming Inter-Visayas RTF ELCAC Conference. The meeting was conducted to review the accomplishments of the different ELCAC clusters. NEDA 7 Regional Director Efren B. Carreon presided the meeting in lieu of Assistant Secretary Anthony Gerard Gonzales of the Office of the Presidential Assistant for the Visayas. ASec. Gonzales heads the RTF 7 Technical Working Group. The cluster […]

RDC 7 online forum highlights need for food security amid crisis

The Central Visayas Regional Development Council 7 – Economic Development Committee (RDC-EDC) partnered with the RDC-Social Development Committee to conduct an online learning session that stressed the importance of food production, especially amid the pandemic. The forum, the seventh of a series of planned virtual peer talks, was held last 05 August 2020. Main speakers were Dr. Lilly Camacho of Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization in Australia, and Arsenio Barcelona of Harbest Agribusiness Corporation. NRO 7 Regional Director and […]

NEDA 7 hosts Provincial Product Accounts Estimation training

NEDA Central Visayas, together with a team from the Orient Integrated Development Consultants, Inc. (OIDCI), conducted a virtual training on Provincial Product Accounts Estimation last July 28, 29 and 30, 2020. More than 40 participants from the regional offices of NEDA and the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), the Bohol Planning and Development Office, and the Bohol Island State University (BISU) attended the three-day virtual training. The participants were familiarized with the Philippine System of National Accounts, the sources of data […]