Beneficaries of the AquaPonics solar - powered system in a photo opt with Mayor Benjamin Magalong (backrow second from right) and BFAR - CAR officials headed by Regional Director Lilibeth Signey ( frontrow left). (CCD/PIA CAR)

Benguet Governor Melchor Diclas, La Trinidad Mayor Romeo Salda and personnel at the TTMF led by Dr. Nora Ruiz leads simple send-off ceremony for six recovered patients discharged from the Provincial Temporary Treatment and Monitoring Facility in Wangal, La Trinidad, Benguet.(photos from Benguet Governor’s Office)

Baguio City Mayor Benjamin Magalong commends the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources for its Urban Aquaponics project with vegetable and fish production as he assures the city government's support to this project that helps ensure food sufficency and availability. (CCD/PIA CAR)

DA-CAR OIC Regional Director Cameron Odsey with ACT-CIS Representative anf Benguet Legislative Caretaker Eric Go Yap and Governor Melchor Diclas turn over assiatnce to farmer beneficiaries in the province of Benguet , and to DSWD-CAR for the implementation of the Gulayan sa Barangay for Pantawid Pamilya beneficiaries and rge Department of Education Benguet for the Gulayan sa Paaralan programon at the Benguet Capitol on August 27, 2020. (RMC-PIA-CAR)

Baguio adopts digital surveillance system for cargo deliveries

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 25 (PIA) - - The City Government of Baguio, in partnership with the One Lina Group of Companies, is set to run TPASS (Transport Pre – Alert and Support System) /to  help in the city’s COVID – 19 infection control and prevention measures.

APORs told to follow PIATF COVID-19 guidelines in Abra

BANGUED, Abra, Sept. 8(PIA) -- Governor Maria Jocelyn Bernos called on the Authorized Persons Outside Residences (APORs)  specifically the uniformed personnel to follow protocols and guidelines that have been set to ensure safety in the province during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Interventions crucial in reduction of stunting

BAGUIO CITY, Oct.  24(PIA) - - Some interventions are crucial in sustaining the gains in the reduction of stunting which is one of the nutrition concerns in the country.

26 former rebels in Mountain Province receive livelihood aid

BONTOC, Mountain Province, Oct. 7(PIA) -- At least 26 former rebels here received financial assistance from the government.

Ifugao reorganizes Provincial Task Force-ELCAC

LAGAWE, Ifugao, Oct. 14 (PIA) - - The Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPOC) and Provincial Development Council (PDC) passed Joint Resolution No. 2020-01 reorganizing the membership of the Provincial Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (PTF-ELCAC).

First COVID-19 related death recorded in Apayao

LUNA, Apayao, Aug. 28(PIA) -- The province  of  Apayao confirmed its first COVID-19-related death.

DOH-CAR sets up Regional One Hospital Command Center

BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 14 (PIA) - - The Center for Health and Development of Cordillera (DOH – CAR) is establishing a regional One Hospital Command Center (OHCC) to improve COVID – 19 control, prevention and case management in the region.

81st Malasakit Center opens at FNLGHTC in Apayao

LUNA, Apayao, Sept. 8(PIA) -- The Far North Luzon General Hospital and Training Center (FNLGHTC)  here has now a  Malasakit Center to serve  indigent patients from the province as well as  from nearby towns of  Cagayan. 

Third COVID-19 related death reported in Benguet

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Sept. 25 (PIA) -- The provincial government of Benguet confirmed the third COVID-19 related death in the province on September 20, 2020.

Banaue police nagtayo ng bahay para sa maralitang pamilya

LAMUT, Ifugao, Sept. 28 (PIA) - - Isang maralitang pamilya ang tinayuan kamakailan ng Banaue Municipal Police Station (MPS) ng disenteng bahay sa tulong ng mga ibang police units at donors.

Kalinga villagers stage rallies, condemn CPP-NPA-NDF

PINUKPUK, Kalinga, Sept. 25 (PIA) - - Saying “enough” of the lies and deception of the Communist Party of the Philippines-New Peoples Army-National Democratic Front (CPP-NPA-NDF), villagers in three communities of this municipality   held  street march dubbed “walk for peace” against the state enemy.   

DA-CAR holds Corn Derby Field Day in Ifugao town

ALFONSO LISTA, Ifugao, Sept. 22 (PIA) - - The Department of Agriculture – Cordillera (DA-CAR) initiated a corn derby field day at barangay Busilac in this municipality last week attended by corn farmers and other stakeholders.

Low income families are priority registrants in PhilSys

CITY OF TABUK, Kalinga, Sept. 25 (PIA) - - Low income families are the priority registrants under the Philippine Identification System or PhilSys.

TESDA-led Project 'ESEK' benefits 45 farmers in Besao

BESAO, Mountain Province, Oct. 14 (PIA) -- Forty-five farmers in barangay Tamboan in this municipality are engaged in the training on organic agriculture production and are expected to pursue it as a livelihood.

Ifugao town mandates curfew violators to render community service

ASIPULO, Ifugao, Aug. 26 (PIA) - - Curfew  is now imposed in this town  and violators are required to render  community service   as  the  local government unit (LGU) strengthened its measures  to abate the entry of Coronavirus Disease – 2019 (COVID-19) in the municipality

Provincial monitoring committees urged to monitor big ticket projects

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 20 (PIA) -- The Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC) in the Cordillera is encouraging its counterparts in the provinces to actively conduct monitoring and validation of projects in their localities during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Fishery in food security highlighted in FishCon Week

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 24(PIA) - - The  Fish Conservation Week celebration from September 14 to 18 highlighted  the role of fish farming in increasing the availability and sufficiency of  food supply  especially in this time of pandemic.

DepEd-CAR releases P30-M for teachers’ additional incentive

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet -- The Department of Education (DepEd) in the Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) has downloaded a total of PHP30 million to the eight Schools Division Offices for the additional incentive of teachers.

HPG collaborates with partners to better road safety in CAR

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 30 (PIA) - - The Regional Highway Patrol Group – Cordillera, in partnership with a Regional Advocacy Council and the Road Safety Marshall Association, calls  for community cooperation in ensuring road safety, which is more of a concern than hijacking and highway robbery in the national roads  in the region.

RDC Cordillera creates Balik Probinsya Committee

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 21 – The Cordillera Regional Development Council  thru a resolution  created  the Regional Balik Probinsya, Bagong Pagasa (BP2) Support Committee with Agriculture Secretary William Dar, the   Cabinet Officer for Regional Development and Security (CORDS) for the Cordillera, as chairperson.

PMA remains closed to tourists

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 23 (PIA) -- The Philippine Military Academy(PMA) remains closed to tourists even as Baguio City opens its doors to visitors  in the coming weeks

NMIS issues safety guidelines on meat online selling & delivery

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 8(PIA) - - With online selling and home deliveries now  a trend for those looking for livelihood or income opportunities this COVID – 19 pandemic, the National Meat Inspection Service(NMIS) reminds  Cordillera consumers and sellers and traders on the importance of ensuring the safety of meat products and of proper transporting and handling.

Cordillerans commemorate 34 years of peace

National and local leaders, elders, autonomy advocates, and representatives from various sectors gathered last September 13, 2020, in Baguio City to recollect and discuss the deep meaning of the 34th Mt. Data Peace Accord of 1986.

Mayor Magalong keen on acquiring robotic disinfection unit for Baguio

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 25 (PIA) -- The city government of Baguio is keen on utilizing robotic technology   for the city’s continuing fight against the COVID-19.

TESDA turns over bicycle rack to Baguio City LGU

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 3 - -The local government’s initiative of promoting the bicycle as an alternative mode of transportation gets support from the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) Regional Training Center which recently turned over bicycle racks to the city.

Institutionalization of MOVE vs VAWC in Ifugao town sought

KIANGAN, Ifugao, Sept. 30 (PIA)- -The ordinance institutionaling the Males Against Violence Everywhere (MOVE) as a strategy in advocating anti-violence against women and children and appropriating funds thereof to stop rape, domestic violence, child abuse and the protection of women and children in the municipality  is being mulled.

KIMO turns over 1st solar CIS in Kalinga to irrigators' association

RIZAL, Kalinga, Sept. 7 (PIA) - - The Kalinga Irrigation Management Office (KIMO) explores   solar technology in providing irrigation  to improve  crop yield   turning over  a  solar -powered communal irrigation system(CIS) to  an  irrigators association of barangay Romualdez in this  town for its operation and management. 

PCOO official calls for united front in bringing right info on COVID

BAGUIO CITY, Sept. 21 (PIA) - - The Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO)  reiterates the call for a united front in fighting fake news and misinformation that may misled  people of the important facts they need to know to protect themselves from the Coronavirus disease.

Restrictions imposed in some areas in Ifugao for contact tracing

LAMUT, Ifugao, Sept. 18 (PIA) - - The municipal mayors of Alfonso Lista and Lagawe towns placed some of their barangays under restrictions for safety measures against the Coronavirus Disease – 2019.

Benguet IATF lifts veggie scheduled delivery by clustered towns

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet, Sept. 4(PIA) - - The scheduled delivery of vegetables by clustered municipalities to the government-run trading centers in this capital town and in Nueva Vizcaya has now been lifted on the clamor of farmers and stakeholders.

Baguio

  • Interventions crucial in reduction of stunting

    BAGUIO CITY, Oct.  24(PIA) - - Some interventions are crucial in sustaining the gains in the reduction of stunting which is one of the nutrition concerns in the country.

  • Bayanihan 2 to boost TTMFs in Cordillera

    BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 24 (PIA) –The Bayanihan to Recover as One Act or Bayanihan 2 is set to boost COVID-19 Treatment and Monitoring Facilities (TTMFs) in the Cordillera as TTMF occupancy rate in Baguio City hits ‘danger zone.’

  • CRDRRMC calls for heightened alert for TD 'Pepito'

    BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 20 (PIA) - - Cordillera Regional Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council chairperson and Office of Civil Defense Regional Director Albert Mogol calls for a synchronized heightened alert among the CRDRRMC member agencies  down  to  the barangay level for the possible effect of Tropical Depression Pepito.

  • DSWD pours out programs, services to conflict areas in CAR

    BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 19 (PIA) - -  Anchored on the government’s whole of nation approach under Executive Order 70 in ending local communist armed conflict (ELCAC), government agencies are  pouring in programs and services in various forms in identified conflict-affected barangays.

  • Rotary backs polio eradication campaign

    BAGUIO CITY, Oct. 19(PIA) – The Rotary Club continues to support  the  polio eradication  campaign of the government.  

Benguet

Mt. Province

  • DA-BFAR-CAR boosts fishery in Mt. Province

    BONTOC, Mountain Province, Oct. 23(PIA)  –  Fish production  in this landlocked province is gaining headway as the  Department of Agriculture (DA) - Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), in partnership with the provincial government continue to provide interventions.

  • TESDA-led Project 'ESEK' benefits 45 farmers in Besao

    BESAO, Mountain Province, Oct. 14 (PIA) -- Forty-five farmers in barangay Tamboan in this municipality are engaged in the training on organic agriculture production and are expected to pursue it as a livelihood.

  • DILG family supports DepEd, learners in Paracelis

    PARACELIS, Mountain Province, Oct. 7(PIA) -- The Department of the Interior  and Local Government  tri-bureau of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology, Bureau of Fire Protection and the Philippine National Police   are working together to support the learning continuity plan of the Department of Education in this town  during this COVID-19 pandemic.

  • 26 former rebels in Mountain Province receive livelihood aid

    BONTOC, Mountain Province, Oct. 7(PIA) -- At least 26 former rebels here received financial assistance from the government.

  • Farmers in ELCAC-identified brgys get livelihood intervention

    MOUNTAIN PROVINCE--Farmers from barangays affected by the issue on insurgency in the province recently received layer chickens and carabaos under the Special Area for Agriculture and Development (SAAD) Program of the Department of Agriculture (DA) - Cordillera Regional Office.

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