Welcome to RDC II Website
Regional development planning was adopted by the government in 1967 as part of the national development planning process. This was intended to spread out sustained and equitable development beyond Metro Manila. The REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL (RDC) was created in September 1972 and organized in December 1972 in order to operationalize and coordinate this sub-national process. It is defined as a decentralized and participatory mechanism which can harness the efforts of LGUs, regional line agencies, NGOs, academe and legislators to jointly coordinate, implement and monitor development plans, programs and projects in the region.
NEDA RO2 hailed as one of BSP’s Outstanding Stakeholders for CY 2015
The National Economic and Development Authority Regional Office 02 (NEDA RO2) was recognized as one of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Outstanding Stakeholders for CY 2015 during the Awards Ceremony and Appreciation Lunch (Region 02) held on July 21, 2015 at the Crown Pavilion, Tuguegarao City. The ceremony was graced by Monetary Board Member and Chairman of the Board of Judges Mr. Juan D. De Zuñiga, Jr. and Deputy Governor for Monetary Stability Sector Mr. Diwa C. Guinigundo.
37 ARCs in Region 2 to be recipients of WB-funded IPAC project
A total of 37 Agrarian Reform Communities (ARCs) in Region 2 were identified as potential recipients of the Inclusive Partnership for Agricultural Competitiveness (IPAC) Project of the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR).
HRAC & ROL strategy gets push from RDC2, RPOC2
The Regional Development Council (RDC) 2 and the Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) 2 have recently expressed support to the mainstreaming of human rights through the Human Rights Action Center and Rule of Law (HRAC & ROL) Strategy.
An Answered Prayer
It will be an answered prayer for motorists plying the Diadi - Sta. Fe section of the Maharlika Highway after the Regional Development Council (RDC) 2 and the Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) 2 approved and endorsed during their joint meeting on June 23, 2015 in Cauayan City three resolutions concretizing the solution to the worsening traffic congestion in the area.
RDC2-RPOC2 Endorse Baggao Level III Water System Project
Being a priority project of the Municipal Government of Baggao, Cagayan, the implementation of the Level III Water System Project was supported and endorsed by both the Regional Development Council (RDC) 2 and the Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) 2 during their joint meeting held on June 23, 2015 at the JAPI Travellers Hotel in Cauayan City.