RDC TWG Prepares Action Plan to Combat Illegal Drugs in Calabarzon

In support to the campaign against illegal drugs, the Calabarzon Regional Development Council (RDC) – Technical Working Group (TWG) on Anti-Illegal Drugs Campaign prepared an Action Plan during its meeting on 15 September at the RDC Conference Room, Marcelita Building, Brgy. Real, Calamba City. The Action Plan contains strategies to minimize drug-related influences in barangays; continue reading

6th GAD Convention Highlights Regional Best Practices on GAD and GAD dimensions of ASEAN Economic Integration

The Calabarzon Regional Development Council (RDC) convened the 6th Calabarzon GAD Convention with the theme “Preparing for the Effects of ASEAN Economic Integration through Stocktaking and Scaling-up of Gender and Development (GAD) Mainstreaming Initiatives in Calabarzon”. The three-day event held from September 5-7, gathered 375 participants from the government and the private sectors at Camp continue reading

SDC Calabarzon endorses key social development measures

Along with the confirmation of its newly-elected private sector representatives, Calabarzon’s Sectoral Committee on Social Development endorsed to the Regional Development Council key measures on education, academe-industry linkage, and drug rehabilitation during its 3rd quarter meeting last August 11 at the National Educators Academy of the Philippines in Malvar, Batangas. Given the perceived benefits of continue reading

RDC IV-A formulates poverty alleviation strategy

To address existing pockets of poverty in the region, the Calabarzon Regional Development Council (RDC) convened regional line agencies and concerned municipalities in a meeting cum workshop held at Monte Vista Resort in Calamba City last July 29. RDC Vice Chairperson Luis G. Banua, in his welcome message, said that one of the best ways continue reading