NEDA 7 conducts training on Geotagging

A total of 50 technical staff from local government units and line agencies in Central Visayas benefited from a free training on the use of geotagging in project monitoring by the National Economic and Development Authority in Region 7 on March 25-26 at the NEDA 7 office in Lahug, Cebu City. The conduct of the training was an activity of the Central Visayas Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC), of which NEDA 7 is the secretariat. Geotagging is a tool adopted […]

NEDA 7 conducts training on Project Proposal Preparation

A total of 50 participants attended the training on Project Proposal Preparation that NEDA 7 conducted for the LGU members of the Metro Cebu Development and Coordinating Board (MCDCB). The training , which was conducted on April 1 to 3, 2014 at the Wellcome Hotel, Cebu City, was designed to complement the sourcebook on Funding Facilities for LGUs that NEDA 7 produced. Mayor Adlino Sitoy of Cordova and NEDA 7 OIC-Regional Director Efren B. Carreon graced the opening program.


Socioeconomic Planning Secretary and NEDA 7 Director General Arsenio M. Balisacan was one of two guest speakers in the 4th Cebu Annual Economic Briefing andInvestment Forum held at the City Sports Club, Cebu City last 28 February 2014. At the invitation of the Cebu Business Club, Sec. Balisacan briefed almost 80 businessmen, and faculty and students of the University of San Carlos-School of Business and Economics, on the performance of the Philippine economy and outlook for the next three years. […]


Socio-economic Planning Secretary Arsenio M. Balisacan, who was in Cebu City last 28 February 2014 for a speaking engagement, took time to visit the NEDA 7 Office. With him was ADG Kenneth Tanate, Chief of Staff. NEDA 7 OIC-Regional Director Efren B. Carreon and OIC-ARD Rosa Edna L. Hubahib led the staff in welcoming the two NEDA officials. In his brief message, Sec. Balisacan reminded the NEDA 7 officials and staff of the focus of the Philippine Development Plan (PDP): […]

NEDA 7 Turns Over Computers to Provinces

   The Provinces of Bohol, Cebu, Negros Oriental, and Siquijor were recipients of laptop computers provided by the Project on Integrating Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation (DRR/CCA) in Local Development Planning and Decision-Making Processes or DRR/CCA Project.    The DRR/CCA Project, which is being implemented by NEDA in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Australian Agency for International Development (AusAID), and New Zealand Aid Programme (NZAP) aims to build the capabilities of the provinces in formulating […]