Calabarzon RDC Pioneers Academe-Industry Linkages


The newly created Academe-Industry Linkages Special Committee led by its chairperson, Pres. Emerson Atanacio of the National College of Science and Technology (NCST) conducted its organizational meeting on 23 September 2015 at NCST, Dasmarinas City, Cavite. In his presentation of the draft Terms of Reference, Pres. Atanacio identified the functions of the committee as follows: 1) propose policies and mechanisms on strengthening academe-industry linkages; 2) organize continuing dialogue between the academe and the industry; 3) facilitate partnership building between the […]

Calabarzon RDC Meets the Press


Antipolo City, Rizal – Calabarzon RDC members held a press conference right after the Full RDC Meeting on 10 September 2015 to share the efforts of the Council in achieving the goals and objectives of the Calabarzon Regional Development Plan. Dir. Luis G. Banua of NEDA Region IV-A, RDC Vice-Chairperson led the panel in the discussion of the major programs, policies and projects endorsed, approved, and adopted by the RDC. The members include Private Sector Representative (PSR) Eduardo Nicolas III, […]

Rizal Province hosts 3rd Quarter 2015 RDC Full Council Meeting


The Provincial Government of Rizal under the leadership of Gov. Rebecca A. Ynares hosted the 3rd Quarter 2015 Calabarzon Regional Development Council (RDC) Full Council meeting held on 10 September at the Ynares Center, Rizal Provincial Capitol Building, Antipolo City. On behalf of Gov. Ynares, Vice Gov. Frisco S. San Juan, Jr. welcomed the members and guests of the meeting. He commended the RDC members for their efforts in pursuing the development and growth of the Calabarzon region. During the […]

Regional Land Use Committee Inks Lucena City CLUP and Zoning Ordinance


The Regional Land Use Committee (RLUC), led by Dir. Luis G. Banua of NEDA Region IV-A and RLUC chairperson, endorsed the Comprehensive Land Use Plan (CLUP) and Zoning Ordinance of Lucena City to the Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board (HLURB) subject to compliance to the comments and suggestions of RLUC members during its third quarter meeting on 3 September 2015 at the Quezon Premier Hotel, Brgy. Domoit, Lucena City. Before the endorsement, the RLUC conducted a technical review of […]

NEDA IV-A celebrates 2015 Nutrition Month


Regional Director Luis G. Banua led the NEDA Regionnal Office (NRO) IV-A family in the 2015 nutrition month-long celebration themed “Timbang Iwasto, sa Tamang Nutrisyon at Ehersisyo.!” The observance of nutrition month commenced during the Flag Ceremony on July 6 with the discussion of activities and ended with the launching of Biggest Loser Challenge on July 27. In discussing the theme, Ms. Donna Ronquillo of the PFPD quoted the National Nutrition Council (NNC) report that overweight and obesity are emerging […]