The Development Administration Committee (DAC) of the Regional Development Council XI convened for its 4th quarter meeting for the year 2022, via Zoom, presided by the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) XI Regional Director and DAC Chairperson, Mr. Alex C. Roldan.

The Committee reviewed and endorsed to the Regional Development Council (RDC) XI the three development reports of the Development Administration Sector Chapters of the Davao Regional Development Plan (DRDP), 2023-2028, Results Matrices, and the Regional Development Investment Program 2023-2028.

The Development Administration Sector covers Chapter 12: Promote Financial Inclusion and Improve Public Financial Management​, which aims to broaden financial inclusion and improve fiscal management in Davao Region. Chapter 14: Ensure Peace and Security and Enhance Administration of Justice​, divided into 2 sub-chapters, Sub-Chapter 14.1: Ensure Peace and Security​, and Sub-Chapter 14.2: Enhance Administration of Justice​. Chapter 14 is anchored in Agenda 7 of the Marcos Administration’s 8-Point Socioeconomic Agenda, which is to “Uphold public order and safety, peace and security”; and Chapter 15: Practice Good Governance and Improve Bureaucratic Efficiency, which aims to attain economic transformation toward prosperous, inclusive, and resilient communities in Davao Region through efficient government service delivery and efficient and responsive bureaucratic practices. These chapters also contribute to the attainment of SDG Goal 16:  Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions.

RD Roldan commended the committee members and secretariat for sustaining the works, and commitment to continue without let up and enthusiasm the Committee’s initiatives and tasks sustaining regional development and making the local governments more resilient and responsive.

-Anna Rosalie G. Arsa, NEDA XI