Bohol Cong. Aumentado and NEDA7 ink MOA on preparation of District Plan

Cong. Erico Aristotle Aumentado of the Bohol Second District and NEDA 7 Dir. Efren Carreon signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) last 22 October 2016 for the preparation of the Bohol Second District Development Framework Plan. The signing ceremony which was witnessed by municipal mayors from the second district of Bohol and Board Member Nino Rey Boniel was held in Cebu City during the launching of the Technical Assistance Project. The project includes the preparation not only of the Bohol […]

Yolanda Rehabilitation, Three Years After Forum

About a month before the third year anniversary of Yolanda (November 8, 2016), a forum was called by the NEDA Regional Office (NRO) 7 convening the Yolanda-affected municipalities and regional line agencies in charge of implementing Yolanda Rehabilitation Projects (YRP). NRO 7 Regional Director Efren B. Carreon warmly welcomed the participants and presided the forum. The forum was graced by the two municipal mayors: Vicente A. Loot of Daanbantayan and Jose B. Esgana of Santa Fe. The heads of office […]

Updated PSDP 2011-2017 to boost decentralized government statistical service

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) during its regional dissemination forum on the Updated 2011-2017 Philippine Statistical Development Program l (PSDP) last 30 August 2016, bared its plans to boost decentralized government statistical service of the Philippine Statistical System (PSS). The keynote message NEDA7 RD Efren B. Carreon, Chairman of the Regional Statistics Committee, was delivered by Division Chief Ruth P Cruz. Carreon’s message focused on the importance of the PSDP in the preparation and implementation monitoring of the national, regional, […]

International Workshop on Water Tariffs, Governance and IWRM for Sustainability


RDC 7 names nominees for chair, co-chair; PSRs, committee heads selected

Three private sector representatives and the governors of the three Central Visayas provinces have been nominated as chairperson and co-chairperson of the Regional Development Council (RDC). Nominated were:  Government Sector Gov. Hilario Davide III (Cebu) Gov. Edgar Chatto (Bohol) Gov. Zaldy Villa (Siquijor) Private Sector Argeo Melissimo (Bohol) Kenneth Cobonpue (Cebu) Engr. William Liu, Jr. (Cebu) The six were nominated during a special RDC meeting held last August 30 and presided by RDC 7 vice chairman and National Economic and Development […]