De La Salle University – Dasmariñas Hosts Academe-Industry Linkage Committee


Vice Chancellor Myrna F. Ramos led the officials of the De La Salle University – Dasmariñas (DLSU-D) in welcoming the participants, chaired by Pres. Emerson B. Atanacio of the National College of Science and Technology, to the 1st Quarterly Meeting of the newly-formed Special Committee on Strengthening Academe-Industry Linkages on 29 October at De La Salle University-Damariñas, Dasmariñas City. As host of the meeting, Dir. Marco Polo of DLSU-D’s University Linkages Office presented the topic, Creating Partnership Possibilities: the DLSU-D […]

SUMMID Project Capacitates LGUs on Survey of Overseas Filipinos


A total of 28 local planners and social welfare officers from selected local government units in the Calabarzon and representatives from the Committee on Migration and Development joined the training on Survey of overseas Filipinos on 22 to 23 October 2015 at Batangas State University, Main Campus, Rizal Avenue, Batangas City. The training is part of the SUMMID’s activities on enhancing overseas Filipinos (OFs) database in the region to facilitate mainstreaming M&D in local planning. With the objective of enhancing […]

NEDA Region IV-A celebrates Month of the Elderly with Sinag Kalinga Foundation


As part of the celebration of the Month of the Elderly, Neda Region IV-A visited Sinag Kalinga Foundation, an elderly facility located in Barangay Ayute, Lucban, Quezon, on 9 October 2015. In a short program, the Neda staff entertained the lolos and lolas with a drama skit, songs and dance presentations. The staff also shared special gifts to the elderly residents of the facility. The activity, called Harana para kina Lolo at Lola, was participated by representatives from DILG and […]

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, […]