BAGUIO CITY — According to the latest report of the National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) Cordillera, agriculture is no longer the biggest employment in the region.
By QUIMBERLYN RANCHEZ www.nordis.net ITOGON, Benguet — Indigenous children here serve as “little doctors and nurses” in their municipality as they take …
For us, the mountains are the best playgrounds, a large library of knowledge waiting to be learned, a pharmacy of a myriad of medicinal herbs and plants, a market full of fresh food supplies for the taking, and where friendships are strengthened.
From media reports, the consultations called for by the Consultative Committee reviewing the 1987 Constitution were well attended, with a seeming united voice for Cordillera autonomy towards federalism.
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet — Chicken dung dealers petitioned the court to annul a closure order issued against their operations by Mayor Romeo Salda of La Trinidad.
SAGADA, Mountain Province — Tourism related businesses are encouraged to seek accreditation from the Department Of Tourism – Cordillera (DOT-CAR) and to comply with environment laws. Top priorities for accreditation are tourist transport services, inns and restaurants.
BAGUIO CITY—The Leonardo Pacsi Command of the New Peoples’ Army (NPA) dismissed the Philippine National Police’s reasons for conducting combat operations in Brgy. Aguid, Sagada last June 4-5 as mere alibis.
BAGUIO CITY — Iti maysa a pabalaak idi Mayo 25, kinondenar ti Cordillera Peoples Democratic Front iti probinsia ti Kalinga ti Sangguniang Bayan ti Pasil iti panangputar daytoy ti maysa a resolusyon a mangkidkidaw ti pannakaipatakder ti detatsment ti army. Karaman pay ti nasao a resolusyon ti panangiparit ti panagserrek dagiti non-government organizations (NGO) kadagiti komunidad ti nasao nga ili.
The Cordillera Peoples Alliance is one with the Benguet Peace and Order Council (PPOC) in denouncing the deceitful recruitment activities by the mercenary group Cordillera Peoples Liberation Army-Cordillera Bodong Administration (CPLA-CBA) in the province. CPLA is known for its notorious track record of human rights violations in the region.
BAGUIO CITY — Members of the Palina Indigenous Peoples Community Association (PIPCA) urged President Rodrigo Duterte and Department of Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Roy Cimatu to endorse the immediate passage of House Bill 4387. The bill, authored by Benguet Representative Ronald Cosalan intends to declare Kibungan town a mining free zone.
BAGUIO CITY — The New People’s Army (NPA) unit operating in the Mountain Province in a statement to media owned up to the attack against members of the Regional Mobile Force Battalion 15 and the Provincial Mobile Force Company of the Philippine National Police (PNP).
LA TRINIDAD, Benguet — The Benguet Provincial Peace and Order Council wants alleged members of the Cordillera Peoples Liberation Army-Cordillera Bodong Administration (CPLA-CBD) to stop the recruitment and other activities in the province.