NEDA MIMAROPA conducts orientation-workshop on policy research writing

NEDA Regional Office (NRO) in MIMAROPA conducted an orientation-workshop on policy research writing held on December 14, through Zoom video teleconference participated in by its technical and non-technical staff. The half-day activity aimed to orient the staff in preparing and drafting a policy research paper and provide guidance on how to select development topics and continue reading : NEDA MIMAROPA conducts orientation-workshop on policy research writing

NEDA MIMAROPA conducts SOCV 2021

For the second time, Melissa Grace Olit received the top prize for the individual category of the Search for Outstanding COVID-19 Volunteer (SOCV) 2021 during the Regional Recognition Ceremony on December 10  through  Zoom and Facebook live. Meanwhile, the Palawan State University–College of Hospitality Management and Tourism wins first place in the organizational category of continue reading : NEDA MIMAROPA conducts SOCV 2021

NEDA MIMAROPA staff completes online basic QGIS training

In his opening remarks, Mr. Alvin P. Laurio, Information Officer IV of NAMRIA, on behalf of Assistant Director of Geospatial Information Systems Branch, Benjamin P. Balais, extended his appreciation to NRO MIMAROPA for selecting NAMRIA as the training provider for its GIS competency building journey. He also gave the participants important tips and pointers in maximizing continue reading : NEDA MIMAROPA staff completes online basic QGIS training

RGADC MIMAROPA conducts learning session on gender laws

The Regional Gender and Development Committee (RGADC) MIMAROPA held a learning session on Safe Spaces Act (SSA) and Anti-Violence against Women and Children (Anti-VAWC) Act of 2004 through video conference on December 9. The event is  one of RGADC’s activities during the 18-day campaign to end violence against women (VAW). ​​​​​​​A total of 95 participants continue reading : RGADC MIMAROPA conducts learning session on gender laws

MIMAROPA RDC approves Updated RDIP 2017-2022, AIP for 2023

The 77th MIMAROPA Regional Development Council (RDC) Full Council Meeting was held last December 3 virtually through Zoom platform.   RDC Chairperson and Romblon Governor Jose R. Riano presided over the meeting attended by Cabinet Officer for Regional Development and Security (CORDS) Technical Working Group (TWG) Chairperson and Department of Energy (DOE) Undersecretary Alexander S. Lopez, directors and representatives continue reading : MIMAROPA RDC approves Updated RDIP 2017-2022, AIP for 2023

MIMAROPA RPMT monitors infrastructure projects in Occidental Mindoro

The MIMAROPA Regional Project Monitoring Team (RPMT) conducted field monitoring visits to several infrastructure projects in the province of Occidental Mindoro on November 22-26. The monitoring team was led by the NEDA Regional Office in  MIMAROPA together with the RPMC private sector representatives, Provincial Project Monitoring Committee of Occidental Mindoro, and a representative from 203rd continue reading : MIMAROPA RPMT monitors infrastructure projects in Occidental Mindoro

NEDA MIMAROPA conducts webinar on engineering for non-engineers on building construction

The NEDA Regional Office MIMAROPA conducted a two-day webinar titled “Engineering for Non-Engineers Webinar on Building Construction” on November 24-25 through Zoom video conference. The capacity-building activity, requested by the Marinduque State College (MSC) for their Project Management Committee, is a rerun of the second session of a three-part series of engineering for non-engineers trainings. ​​​​​​​Regional continue reading : NEDA MIMAROPA conducts webinar on engineering for non-engineers on building construction

President Duterte Joins NTF-RTF ELCAC Meeting in Oriental Mindoro

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte joined the National Task Force – Regional Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF – RTF ELCAC) meeting in Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro on November 18. ​​​​​​​ Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go was also present at the event, along with a number of cabinet secretaries and officials and over 200 continue reading : President Duterte Joins NTF-RTF ELCAC Meeting in Oriental Mindoro

NEDA MIMAROPA conducts SRNH inter-agency 2nd semester meeting

The NEDA  Regional Office (NRO) in  MIMAROPA conducted the 2nd Semester Strong Republic Nautical Highwayor SRNH  Inter-agency Meeting on November 16 through  Zoom video conference. The meeting was attended by representatives from the Department of Public WorKs  and Highways  (DPWH) Oriental Mindoro 1st District and 2nd District Offices, Land Transportation Office (LTO) MIMAROPA, Philippine Coast Guard Palawan, and Southern continue reading : NEDA MIMAROPA conducts SRNH inter-agency 2nd semester meeting

RGADC MIMAROPA Initiates GAD Mainstreaming Framework for ICCs

The Regional Gender and Development Committee (RGADC) MIMAROPA initiated the development of a GAD mainstreaming framework for the indigenous cultural communities (ICCs)/indigenous peoples (IPs) during its fourth quarter meeting held through video conference on November 12. The RGADC, through the NEDA Regional Office (NRO) MIMAROPA, as its secretariat, presented a draft GAD mainstreaming framework for continue reading : RGADC MIMAROPA Initiates GAD Mainstreaming Framework for ICCs

MIMAROPA RPMC Tackles Major Infrastructure Projects at Q4 Meeting

The MIMAROPA Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC) reviewed the status of major regional development projects being implemented in the region during the conduct of its fourth quarter meeting on November 16 through  Zoom video conference. In his opening remarks, RPMC Chairperson and Regional Director (RD) Agustin C. Mendoza of the NEDA Regional Office (NRO) in continue reading : MIMAROPA RPMC Tackles Major Infrastructure Projects at Q4 Meeting

NEDA MIMAROPA Conducts Orientation on RPMES for Marinduque State College

Through the National Economic and Development Authority’s or NEDA’s  role of providing technical assistance to partner agencies, local government units (LGUs), state universities and colleges (SUCs), and other key stakeholders, the NEDA Regional Office (NRO) in MIMAROPA conducted a one-day orientation on Regional Project Monitoring and Evaluation System (RPMES) for Marinduque State College (MSC) on continue reading : NEDA MIMAROPA Conducts Orientation on RPMES for Marinduque State College

SDC MIMAROPA discusses PhilHealth Z-Benefits

The Social Development Committee (SDC) MIMAROPA tackled proposed inclusions to the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) Z benefits during its fourth quarter meeting held through video conference on November 5. The Type Z case of breast cancer is a primary condition that is life- or limb-threatening and requires prolonged hospitalization, extremely expensive therapies, or other continue reading : SDC MIMAROPA discusses PhilHealth Z-Benefits

President Duterte visits Palawan, Inaugurates PPA Seaport Expansion Project, PCG Kalayaan Station

President Rodrigo Duterte joined the National Task Force – Regional Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF – RTF ELCAC) meeting in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan on November 4. ​​​​​​​ Senator Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go was also present  at the event, along with a number of cabinet secretaries and officials and over 200 continue reading : President Duterte visits Palawan, Inaugurates PPA Seaport Expansion Project, PCG Kalayaan Station