NEDA XII celebrates 47th Nutrition Month Virtually

KORONADAL CITY – Presidential Decree 491, series of 1974, designates July of every year as nutrition month to create awareness among Filipinos on the importance of nutrition. Recognizing the role of nutrition in attaining the goal on human capital development, Regional Development Council XII enjoined support to this year’s celebration of the 47th Nutrition Month continue reading : NEDA XII celebrates 47th Nutrition Month Virtually

SOCCSKARGEN Region asks NHA to include its provinces in pilot areas under the BP2 Program

KORONADAL CITY, SOUTH COTABATO – The Special Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pag-asa (BP2) Committee under the Regional Development Council or, RDC requested the National Housing Authority to include its provinces as pilot areas in the implementation of the program. This surfaced during the 4th Special BP2 Committee XII meeting on July 01, 2021 chaired by the continue reading : SOCCSKARGEN Region asks NHA to include its provinces in pilot areas under the BP2 Program

NEDA 12 takes part in CY 2021 Second Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill while observing public health protocols

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato – NEDA 12, along with the various Regional Line Agencies (RLAs) in SOCCSKSARGEN Region, participated in the CY 2021 Second Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill (NSED) on June 10, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. by observing the “Duck, Cover, and Hold” procedures while strictly complying with public health protocols. NSED is a  continue reading : NEDA 12 takes part in CY 2021 Second Quarter Nationwide Simultaneous Earthquake Drill while observing public health protocols

NEDA XII Caps Off Virtual Caravan of Updated PDP 2017-2022, Youth Sector Highlighted

KORONADAL CITY, Philippines – NEDA Region 12 has successfully concluded the Updated Philippine Development Plan (PDP) 2017-2020 Virtual Caravan last May 26, 2021 with around 185 guests online from government and private sector, a manifestation of the interest of the people of SOCCSKSARGEN to know and be involved with attaining the objectives of the Plan. continue reading : NEDA XII Caps Off Virtual Caravan of Updated PDP 2017-2022, Youth Sector Highlighted

SOCCSKSARGEN GRDP Contracted by 4.3%, Safe Reopening and Hastening of Vaccine Roll-out, Key Reforms for the Region’s Recovery

General Santos City – 2020 was a year that can never be forgotten, but the people of SOCCSKSARGEN are dreamweavers and resilient. Thus, the outlook for the year 2021 is promising which depends on the safe reopening of the economy under the most stringent compliance with health protocols and roll-out of vaccines to attain herd continue reading : SOCCSKSARGEN GRDP Contracted by 4.3%, Safe Reopening and Hastening of Vaccine Roll-out, Key Reforms for the Region’s Recovery

NTF-ELCAC Vice-Chair Esperon graces 17th Meeting of JRTF-ELCAC XII-Defends Barangay Development Program

Koronadal City, South Cotabato – “They want to defund so we have to defend.”  This was the gist of the message of NTF-ELCAC Vice-Chairperson and National Security Adviser Secretary Hermogenes C. Esperon, Jr., about the Barangay Development Program (BDP) and the move of some Senators to defund the NTF-ELCAC, when he graced the 17th JRTF-ELCAC continue reading : NTF-ELCAC Vice-Chair Esperon graces 17th Meeting of JRTF-ELCAC XII-Defends Barangay Development Program