The City Slaughterhouse: A PPP project in Calapan City

The City Government of Calapan has always been keen on the prospects of economic development on its locality. Its leaders keep on finding ways and means on how to generate jobs and eventually create income relative to augmenting the local revenue as supplement to the city’s share in the Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA). As many LGUs did in the past, Calapan City LGU entered into a Memorandum of Agreement with Mr. Jesus H. De Vera, private sector of Rosario, Batangas […]

MIMAROPA RDC holds Advisory Committee meeting at Batasan

The Advisory Committee (AdCom) of the MIMAROPA Regional Development Council conducted its first meeting for the term 2016-2019  on May 30, 2018 at the Montilla Hall, House of Representatives in Quezon City. Discussed during the meeting were the FY 2019 budget proposals of national government agencies (NGAs) and state universities and colleges (SUCs) in MIMAROPA that were endorsed by the RDC during its 62nd full council meeting held on March 20, 2018 in Calapan City. Chaired by MIMAROPA RDC Chairperson […]

PNVSCA launches Volunteerism Photo Contest 2018

PNVSCA calls on all photography enthusiast to take part in the Volunteerism Photo Contest aimed at capturing the relentless service of volunteers all around the country. With the theme “Boluntarismo: Daan Tungo sa Pagbabago,” the Contest is expected to promote creative arts which is included in the government’s ten point socioeconomic agenda and to intensify the public’s understanding on the significance of volunteerism. The PNVSCA will be accepting entries from May 21, 2018 to July 31, 2018. Cash prizes await […]

PNVSCA invites the public to nominate outstanding volunteers

The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) is again on the lookout for modern-day heroes through the launch of the Search for Outstanding Volunteers (SOV) 2018. With categories on youth, adult, not-for-profit groups and corporate organizations, the SOV seeks to recognize the contributions of the volunteer community to nation-building and sustainable development. “In these modern times, we are certain that volunteerism thrives. Through the Search, we wish to share the stories and learn the best practices of volunteers who […]

RDC conducts budget review for 2019

The MIMAROPA Regional Development Council (RDC) conducted its review of proposed budget for 2019 during the first quarter RDC Sectoral Committee meetings held on February 6 to 9, 2018 at the Golden Phoenix Hotel Manila, Pasay City. It was participated in by RDC sectoral committee member agencies, state universities and colleges (SUCs), private sector representatives (PSRs), and chiefs of staff of MIMAROPA congressmen. The review was undertaken to ensure that programs, projects, and activities (PPAs) proposed by agency regional offices […]

Yakap-Bayan Program launches in Marinduque

The Provincial Government of Marinduque led by Government Carmencita O. Reyes, warmly welcomed Sec. Jose Maria Nicomedes Hernandez, Presidential Adviser for Southern Tagalog and Asec. Jose Antonio Hernandez, Assistant Secretary for Special Concerns of DSWD, together with the AFP Commander of SOLCOM, Lt. Gen. Danilo G. Pamonag, Vice Governor Romulo A. Bacorro, Mayor Roberto Madla of Boac, representatives of national government agencies including NEDA, PNP and DILG, and the private sector to the launch of the YAKAP-BAYAN program in the […]