NCIP-Abra presents updates on existing programs, concluded activities to Abreños

On behalf of Provincial Officer Genesis Quiblado of the National Commission on Indigenous Peoples- Abra, Administrative Officer IV (NCIP-Abra) Juliet Quinto presented updates on the existing programs and recently concluded activities of the department. In her report, the Educational Assistance Program had 78 existing grantees and 100 new grantees of the department’s program. Quinto also… Read more »

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PGA, Gov. Bernos full support for Abra’s talents

With the support of the Provincial Government of Abra under the leadership of Governor Maria Jocelyn Valera Bernos, the recently concluded Miss Millennial Philippines 2018 of Eat Bulaga on October 27, 2018, has put Abra on the spotlight again. Eat Bulaga’s Miss Millennial Philippines 2018 Second Runner Up – Miss Abra Chanel Villamor Corpuz proudly… Read more »

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NCIP-Abra successfully conducted the First Indigenous Peoples Mandatory Representative Summit in the Province

The National Commission on Indigenous Peoples-Abra, headed by Provincial Indigenous Peoples Mandatory Representative (IPMR) Romero Daoaten, conducted the first IPMRs Summit in the province in celebration of the 21st IP Month yesterday, October 24,2018. The summit which was attended by IPMRs, tackled issues concerning the welfare of the IP community in the province. According to… Read more »

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BFAR teams up with Ilocos and Cordillera regions to conserve ipon

Earlier today (October 23, 2018), the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) of Cordillera and Region 1 convened at the Provincial Fishery Office located in Calaba, Bangued, for the consultation of goby fry resources in the Cordilleras and Ilocos regions. The meeting aims to regulate and sustain the production of goby fry in the… Read more »

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Statement of Gov. Bernos on the killing of Rodel Pilor and Roland Lasara in Dolores, Abra

October 22, 2018 We are deeply distraught by the recent senseless killing of Rodel Talledo Pilor and Roland Lasara in Dolores, Abra. Rodel has been my ardent supporter for many years now and this news utterly saddens me. We grieve with Rodel and Roland’s families. We strongly condemn this act of violence. Abreños know who… Read more »

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Empowering troop leaders through Girl Scout Outdoor Leadership Course

On October 19-21, 2018, Girl Scouts of the Philippines-Abra Council conducted an Outdoor Leadership Course for Troop Leaders in the province in celebration of the National Scouting Month. The troop leaders who have undergone Basic and Age Level Specialization Course were trained on seven basic outdoor skills,troop camp planning, and gadget making such as balitang… Read more »

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OWWA-CAR orients PESO staff and migrant-desk officers on Project Tulong sa Pamilyang OFW: Operation Ompong

On October 19, 2018, Overseas Workers Welfare Administration convened with the migrant-desk officers and Public Employment Service Office (PESO) staff from all over Abra for the Orientation on Project Tulong sa Pamilyang OFW: Operation Ompong at the Bangued Municipal Social Hall. Overseas Workers Welfare Officer IV Dina C. Ponciano said that the DOLE-CAR would like… Read more »

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NCIP and TESDA’s joint project produced 40 future bakers

Today (October 12, 2018), 40 Indigenous People enrolled in the Bread and Pastry Production NC II of the National Commission on Indigenous People (NCIP) and Technical Education and Skills Development Authority’s (TESDA) joint project graduated at the Data Center College of the Philippines. There were 19 IP’s enrolled for the first batch who were trained… Read more »

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Governor Bernos attends the Exchange of Good Practices on Decentralization in France

  Gov. Joy Bernos, as a representative of the League of the Provinces of the Philippines, along with other officials from government line agencies and selected LGUs, attends the Exchange of Good Practices on Decentralization from October 8 to 12, 2018, in Paris and Bordeaux, France. The event is primarily a study tour on the… Read more »

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Anti-Illegal Mining Task Force continues to halt mining operations in Abra

It was on October 1st when Gov. Joy Bernos convened DENR, ENRO, PNP, and the Philippine Army for an emergency meeting at the Governor’s Gallery to implement Executive Order No. 11, s. 2018, stopping all mining operations and all related activities in the province. On October 3, 2018, the Anti-Illegal Mining Task Force went to… Read more »

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