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Sunday, January 28, 2024

Caraga dev't council to launch prov'l caravan in Agusan Norte, Butuan City

By NEDA-Caraga

BUTUAN CITY -- The Caraga Regional Development Council (RDC) is set to launch the first in a series of provincial caravans on January 31, 2024, at the Almont Hotel's Inland Resort in Butuan City. This event marks the commencement of a comprehensive effort to promote the Caraga Regional Development Plan (RDP) 2023-2028 to the region’s localities.

This event marks to enhance awareness and understanding of the Caraga RDP, fostering collaborative dialogue with diverse industry players in Agusan del Norte and Butuan City. The event aims to solicit valuable insights, feedback, and commitments to fortify the Plan's implementation and contribute to the region’s socioeconomic transformation.

In addition to highlighting key Caraga RDP features, the caravan will underscore the pivotal role of Agusan del Norte and Butuan City in the region's growth. During the caravan, participants will also walk through the RDP Gallery where the local government units' targets per sector and development indicators with good and low performances are highlighted.

An exhibit of research and development (R&D), technology, and innovation products aimed to industrialize and innovate the fishery, agro-forestry, mining, and ecotourism (FAME) sectors shall be showcased. This exhibit aims to address the challenges and gaps identified by key industry players and the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs).

The Philippine Information Agency (PIA) Caraga shall live stream the event through their official Facebook page, Philippine Information Agency Caraga, and provincial FB pages. 


As the lead agency of the RDC-Communication and Advocacy Committee, PIA Caraga will also amplify its efforts in enhancing public awareness regarding the region's development agenda, especially among those at the grassroots level.

 

Meanwhile, a dedicated media booth will be provided for media partners to conduct interviews and gather insights during the caravan.

 

Participating individuals will receive advocacy materials for distribution to their respective clients, constituents, and stakeholders. These materials will also be shared on NEDA Caraga’s Facebook page, ensuring wider dissemination.

 

The Provincial Caravan is an integral component of the communication and advocacy activities outlined in the approved Caraga RDP 2023-2028 Communication Plan. (NEDA-Caraga/PIA-Caraga)