RDC 7 forms Committee on Culture, Values and Creative Industries

ALL FOR CULTURE AND ARTS. The RDC 7 Special Committee on Culture, Values, and Creative Industries, led by NRO 7 Regional Director Efren Carreon (4th from left) during its first meeting last 22 May 2018. The Regional Development Council in Central Visayas (RDC VII) created the Committee on Culture, Values and Creative Industries (CVCI) by virtue of RDC Resolution No. 9 (s. 2018). It was formed to collaborate with the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) in implementing […]

New airport in Panglao, Bohol to operate in August

The new airport in Panglao, Bohol is on track to open in August this year. This was reported by the project manager, Engr. Edgardo Mangalili, to members of the Central Visayas Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC) and Regional Project Monitoring Team (RPMT) during a site visit last May 4. Mangalili said the New Bohol Airport Construction and Sustainable Environment Protection Project (NBACSEPP) was 84.07 percent complete as of April 30. Although the project is somewhat delayed, the Department of Transportation […]

NEDA 7 joins forum on linking education and development

The NEDA Regional Office in Central Visayas participated in a consultative forum on linking education and economic development last May 3 at the DepEd Ecotech Center, Cebu City. At the forum, NEDA 7 Regional Director Efren B. Carreon presented the current economic situation in Central Visayas and the challenge of employment in a growing economy, linking education, and economic development. The forum was co-organized by NEDA 7 together with the Action for Economic Reforms, Department of Education VII, and Coalition […]

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 […]