NEDA MIMAROPA conducts RDP regional consultation, highlights Whole-of-Nation approach

The NEDA Regional Office (NRO) in MIMAROPA conducted a regional consultation on the formulation of the MIMAROPA Regional Development Plan (RDP) 2017-2022 Midterm Update on October 10-11 in Manila. The activity aimed to validate the initial assessment per sector, generate additional inputs particularly on regional issues and concerns with corresponding recommendations, strategies, and policies and ensure that the Whole-of-Nation approach is considered in the formulation of the MIMAROPA RDP 2017-2022 Midterm Update. In her welcome remarks, OIC-Regional Director (RD) Susan A. […]

MIMAROPA RDC holds consultation-workshop on updating of RDIP 2017-2022

The MIMAROPA Regional Development Council (RDC) held a consultation-workshop on the updating of the Regional Development Investment Program (RDIP) 2017-2022 on July 30 at the City Garden Suites in Ermita, Manila. Updating of the RDIP is being conducted annually to revalidate and enhance the programs, projects, and activities (PPAs) of agency regional offices (AROs), state universities and colleges (SUCs), and government-owned and controlled corporations (GOCCs) in the region. The activity also aims to ensure that the PPAs remain consistent with […]

MIMAROPA RDC conducts reorganizational meeting

The MIMAROPA Regional Development Council (RDC) conducted its reorganizational meeting for the term 2019-2022 on July 31 at the Heritage Hotel Manila in Pasay City.  Acting RDC Vice Chairperson and NEDA OIC Regional Director Susan A. Sumbeling presided over the meeting which was attended by Occidental Mindoro Governor Eduardo B. Gadiano, Oriental Mindoro Governor Humerlito A. Dolor, Marinduque Governor Presbitero J. Velasco, Jr., Romblon Governor Jose R. Riano, Palawan Governor Jose C. Alvarez, Romblon, Romblon Mayor Gerard S. Montojo, Mamburao, […]

PNVSCA launches SOV Logo Contest

The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) invites Filipino artists/creatives aged 18 years old and above to participate in the Search for Outstanding Volunteers (SOV) Logo Contest. Entries may be submitted until 14 October 2019. The contest aims to come up with a brand new logo which will give the annual Search a more professional brand, generate increased participation in the SOV, and promote volunteerism for development. “Filipinos are innately creative, and we would like to showcase this trait […]

NEDA MIMAROPA conducts consultation on PDP Midterm Update

The NEDA MIMAROPA conducted a regional consultation on the Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2017-2022 Midterm Update on July 4 in Manila, which was participated in by members of the PDP planning committees (PCs) and representatives from the regional line agencies (RLAs), government-owned and controlled corporations (GOCCs), state universities and colleges (SUCs), local government units, and private sector. The activity aimed to generate inputs from regional stakeholders, particularly regional issues and concerns that will require action at the national level and […]

MIMAROPA RPMT monitors flood control projects in Oriental Mindoro

The MIMAROPA Regional Project Monitoring Team (RPMT) conducted field monitoring and assessment of damaged flood control projects in Oriental Mindoro on June 26-28. The RPMT is composed of representatives from the Presidential Management Staff-Office for Regional Concerns (PMS-ORC), Department of Budget and Management (DBM), Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), the provincial project monitoring team of Oriental Mindoro, the project monitoring team of Calapan City and project implementing offices of Department of […]

NEDA MIMAROPA conducts orientation for new PSRs

The NEDA Regional Office (NRO) in MIMAROPA conducted an orientation for the new set of Regional Development Council (RDC) private sector representatives (PSRs) on June 21 at City Garden Suites Hotel in Ermita, Manila. Acting RDC Vice Chairperson and NRO MIMAROPA OIC Regional Director (RD) Susan A. Sumbeling together with OIC Assistant RD Bernardino A. Atienza, Jr. led the orientation which was participated in by new RDC PSRs. The orientation aimed to provide the PSRs a more comprehensive information and […]

NEDA MIMAROPA conducts training on the use of HGDG and GAD planning and budgeting

To strengthen and promote gender and development (GAD) in the workplace, the NEDA Regional Office (NRO) MIMAROPA conducted a training on the use of the harmonized gender and development guidelines (HGDG) and GAD planning and budgeting on June 13-14, 2019 at the NEDA Regional Office Western Visayas (NRO IV) in Iloilo City. The activity was participated in by NRO MIMAROPA officials and staff. NRO VI Regional Director Ro-Ann A. Bacal, in her opening remarks, welcomed the NEDA MIMAROPA staff in […]

Q2 Joint RDC-RPOC Meeting in Oriental Mindoro held

The provincial government of Oriental Mindoro hosted the Q2 or Second Quarter Joint Regional Development Council (RDC)-Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) Meeting held on June 7 in Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro. RDC Chairperson and Palawan Governor Jose C. Alvarez and RPOC Chairperson and Oriental Mindoro Governor Alfonso V. Umali, Jr. presided over the meeting which was attended by Calapan City Mayor Arnan C. Panaligan, Mamburao, Occidental Mindoro Mayor Angelina F. Tria, Boac, Marinduque Mayor Roberto M. Madla, Buenavista, Marinduque […]

Calapan MPSUID consultants conduct meetings, capacity building with stakeholders

Consultants of  the Calapan City  Master Plan for Sustainable Urban Infrastructure Development (MPSUID) conducted coordination meeting with the NEDA Regional Office (NRO)  in MIMAROPA, second stakeholders’ consultation/workshop on the draft situation analysis, and capacity building seminar workshop for stakeholders   last May 27-30. The activities aimed to consolidate information gathered and strengthen coordination among local agencies and stakeholders while building planning capability at the local level. During the coordination meeting conducted on May 27, NRO MIMAROPA OIC-Regional Director Susan A. Sumbeling discussed […]