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NEDA 7 turns over Visayas Area RDCom Secretariat to NEDA 8

The National Economic and Development Authority Regional Office 7 (NEDA 7) formally turned-over to NEDA 8 its role as the Secretariat of the Visayas Area Regional Development Committee (RDCom) in a simple ceremony held at the NEDA7 Briefing Room in Sudlon, Lahug, Cebu City last 5 February 2015. NEDA 8 has been designated as the Visayas Area RDCom Secretariat for the term 2013-2016 following the election of Governor Leopoldo Dominico L. Petilla as the Visayas Regional Development Councils (RDC) principal […]

NEDA 7 IS BANGKO SENTRAL NG PILIPINAS’ 2014 OUTSTANDING PARTNER AWARDEE

     Regional Director Efren B. Carreon, representing NEDA 7, received the 2014 Outstanding Partner for Source of Information on Regional Economic Development award given by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) on 15 August 2014 during the awards ceremony held at the BSP Complex in Cebu City.       NEDA 7 bested other nominees for this category, namely: the Department of Labor and Employment 7, and two offices of the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), the Bureau of Agricultural Statistics 7 and […]

First NEDA Director-General Gerardo Sicat Visits Cebu

The first Director-General of NEDA, Dr. Gerardo Sicat, embarked on his third cross-country road/research trip to the regions, this time touring around Southern Luzon and the Visayas. He wanted to gather data on provincial and regional development, anti-poverty programs and government projects, particularly those that NEDA is helping to monitor or coordinate. He was in Cebu last 11-13 May 2014. In the morning of May 12, Dr. Sicat was briefed about Cebu City’s prime reclamation project which is the South […]

WHO ME? YES, YOU!

The staff of NEDA Regional Office VII cooled off the summer heat at West 35 Eco Mountain Resort, Balamban, Cebu last 30 April 2014 with the seminar,   “Who Me? Yes, You!” by Ms.  Conhita Gloria-Bigornia. The seminar was an “inward-looking” session, an opportunity for self-reflection and relax with co-workers.  It was geared towards positively enhancing staff attitude and behavior for them to better serve NRO 7’s development partners and clients. A mix of motivational, interactive and instructional lectures and quizzes […]

NEDA 7 CONDUCTS DISASTER RISK AND VULNERABILITY ASSESSMENT WORKSHOP FOR BOHOL AND CEBU

A workshop on disaster risk/vulnerability assessment for the provinces of Bohol and Cebu was conducted by NEDA 7 on 21 to 25 April 2014 at the Cebu Parklane Hotel, Cebu City. At least four representatives from each province and the regional core team from NEDA 7 attended the five-day workshop. The activity, which aimed at finalizing the disaster risk and vulnerability assessment (DR/VA) reports of the two provinces, is part of the series of activities that NEDA 7 will be […]