NEDA 7 PPP Center launch PPP Knowledge Corner

(From left) NEDA 7 Assistant Regional Director Dionisio C. Ledres, Jr., Mr. Dannick Lim of the Office of Presidential Assistant for the Visayas, NEDA 7 Regional Director Efren B. Carreon, NEDA Assistant Secretary Mercedita A. Sombilla, PPP Center Undersecretary Ferdinand Pecson, and Mayor Ray Allen Piezas of the Municipality of Clarin, Bohol at the newly opened PPP Knowledge Corner in NEDA Region 7, Sudlon Lahug, Cebu City. The NEDA Regional Office in Central Visayas (NRO VII) together with the Public-Private […]

NEDA Central Visayas joins MELLPI in Dumaguete

The NEDA Regional Office in Central Visayas (NRO VII) joined the Monitoring and Evaluation of Local-Level Plan Implementation (MELLPI) in Dumaguete City on April 25 and 26, together with regional evaluators from the National Nutrition Council (NNC), Department of Health, and Department of Agriculture. The MELLPI, headed by the NNC, is conducted annually in different cities and municipalities in the region to evaluate programs intended to address the nutrition needs of pre-schoolers and school children. Through the NNC, it also […]

National, regional monitoring teams inspect 3 project sites in Metro Cebu

. NEDA Undersecretary for Regional Development Adoracion Navarro (front row, 3rd from right) leads members of the national and regional project monitoring committees in inspecting the progress of work in three project sites in Metro Cebu. NEDA Undersecretary for Regional Development Adoracion Navarro led members of the national and Central Visayas monitoring teams in inspecting three projects sites in Metro Cebu. Usec. Navarro was joined by DBM Undersecretary Lilia Guillermo, DILG Assistant Secretary Epimaco Densing III, NEDA-MES OIC/NPMC Head Secretariat […]

Tourism, ICT to buoy CV economy in 2018

NEDA 7 Regional Director Efren Carreon says there are a lot of bright prospects in Central Visayas that could help the region improve its performance in 2018 and beyond. (CONTRIBUTED PHOTO) Central Visayas experienced a slower growth in 2017 at 5.1 percent last year from 8.6 percent the year prior. Despite the slowdown, the region remains the country’s fourth largest economy, with its gross regional domestic product (GRDP) valued at P551 billion. The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) and National Economic […]

Council sets up database for updated info on CV projects

Regional Directors Jaime Bernadas of DOH, Rene Burdeos of DILG, and Asteria Caberte of DTI (2nd, 3rd, and 5th from left, respectively) sign the memorandum of agreement for the implementation of the Project Information Management System (PIMS). The NEDA 7-initiated PIMS will be pilot-tested in the three agencies. Also signing are (from right) NEDA 7 Regional Director and RDC 7 Vice Chairman Efren Carreon, RDC 7 Co-chairman Kenneth Cobonpue, and NEDA 7 ARD and RDC 7 Secretary Dionisio Ledres, Jr. […]