Prudent use of resources while achieving economic recovery is emphasized as Bicol RDC prepares for FY 2024 budget preparation

The Bicol Regional Development Council (RDC) conducted its virtual briefing of the regional investment programming and the Fiscal Year 2024 Budget Review on October 25, 2022, via videoconference to orient the participants in facilitating the preparation and submission of the FY 2024 budget proposals. NEDA Regional Director Agnes E. Tolentino underscored the importance of strengthening continue reading : Prudent use of resources while achieving economic recovery is emphasized as Bicol RDC prepares for FY 2024 budget preparation

NEDA Region 5 conducts 1st NEDA Region 5 Statistics Quiz Bee

In celebration of the 33rd National Statistics Month, the NEDA Region 5 conducted the 1st NEDA Region 5 Statistics Quiz Bee on October 5, 2022 at the RDC Hall, NEDA Region 5, Legazpi City. Ms. Grace C. Torres, Senior Economic Development Specialist of the Project Monitoring and Evaluation Division, emerged as the Champion. She will continue reading : NEDA Region 5 conducts 1st NEDA Region 5 Statistics Quiz Bee

Bicol RGADC approves Guidelines on the Certification of the GAD Resource Pool

The Bicol Regional Gender and Development Committee (RGADC), in its meeting held on October 3, 2022, approved the guidelines on the Certification of the Regional Pool of Gender and Development Resource Persons (RPGRP).  Creating the RPGRP is a strategy to respond to the increasing demand for technical assistance on gender and development (GAD) in the continue reading : Bicol RGADC approves Guidelines on the Certification of the GAD Resource Pool

RDC End of Term Address

BICOL RDC holds its first end-of-term address, celebrates key milestones

The Bicol Regional Development Council (RDC) conducted the End-of-Term Address on June 20, 2022 at The Marison Hotel, Legazpi City. It is the first time to hold the special event which was spearheaded by the NEDA 5, as the RDC secretariat. The activity raised public awareness of the RDC as the highest policy-making body in continue reading : BICOL RDC holds its first end-of-term address, celebrates key milestones

National Simultenous Earthquake Drill

Report on the NEDA Bicol 2nd QUARTER NATIONWIDE SIMULTANEOUS EARTHQUAKE DRILL

NEDA Bicol conducted the second quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) on June 9, 2022 at 9:00am.  This is pursuant to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council and Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council Memorandum Nos. 21, and  29, s. 2022, respectively. The drill was conducted based on the hypothetical scenario of continue reading : Report on the NEDA Bicol 2nd QUARTER NATIONWIDE SIMULTANEOUS EARTHQUAKE DRILL

GEMP Energy Audit

NEDA BICOL EXCELS IN THE ENERGY EFFICIENCY AUDIT

NEDA Bicol got a hundred percent rating in the spot-checking conducted by the Department of Energy (DOE) on May 26, 2022 following the issuance of the Inter-Agency Energy Efficiency and Conservation Committee (IAEECC) Advisory on the “Mandatory Implementation of Energy Efficiency and Conservation Programs, and the Strict Observance of the Government Energy Management Program (GEMP) continue reading : NEDA BICOL EXCELS IN THE ENERGY EFFICIENCY AUDIT

Bicol SDG Committee

Bicol SDG Committee Conducts Refresher on SDGs and CBMS

The Special Regional Committee on the Sustainable Development Goals (SRC-SDGs) in the Bicol Region conducted a refresher session on the SDGs and the Community-Based Monitoring System (CBMS) for 54 provincial and city planning and development officers, statisticians, SDG focal persons, and the NEDA Region 5 staff. Held on February 22, 2022 via Zoom platform, the continue reading : Bicol SDG Committee Conducts Refresher on SDGs and CBMS