RDC Eastern Visayas approves EV-RDP RM 2017-2022

The Regional Development Council in Eastern Visayas (RDC VIII) approved the Eastern Visayas Regional Development Plan (EV-RDP) Results Matrices (RM) 2017-2022, during its 2nd quarter 2017 Full Council meeting on June 27. The meeting was presided over by RDC VIII Chair and Tacloban City Mayor Cristina Gonzalez-Romualdez. The RM, as explained by NEDA Eastern Visayas (NRO VIII) Regional Director and RDC VIII Vice Chair Atty. Bonifacio G. Uy, is a companion document of the EV-RDP 2017-2022. It states the results to be achieved (goals, outcomes and outputs) for each chapter of the EV-RDP including indicators with baseline data, annual and […]

Filipinos want ‘simple’ life, nationwide survey says

Pamela Jay F. Orias Sun Star Cagayan de Oro A SURVEY conducted by the National Economic and Development Authority (Neda) showed that majority of Filipinos want a ‘comfortable and simple life’ instead of an extravagant one by 2040. Dubbed as “Ambisyon Natin 2040,” the survey is a project aimed at developing a long-term vision for the Philippines by commissioning a nationwide study on the aspirations, values and principles of Filipinos. An overwhelming 79 percent of the Filipinos aspire for a ‘simple and comfortable life’ citing the most important economic goal is the eradication of poverty which includes hunger, and having […]

NEDA releases survey results of Ambisyon Natin 2040

Jasper Marie Oblina-Rucat Philippine Information Agency CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, June 21 (PIA) – The National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) through a public forum held at Xavier University’s SEARSOLIN, Cagayan de Oro City on 20 June 2016 revealed the results of its nationwide study on the aspirations, values and principles of Filipino people dubbed ‘AmBisyon Natin 2040.’ The survey results revealed that an overwhelmingly majority of Filipinos aspire for a simple and comfortable life (79%), followed by a smaller segment of the population who want an affluent life (16.9%) while a very small portion aspires for the life of the […]