Accreditation of private sector representatives to RDC Bicol on-stream
Legazpi City (12 February) -- The Regional Development Council (RDC) is inviting private sector organizations (PSOs) in the Bicol region to apply for RDC accreditation.
RDC accredited organizations nominate private sector representatives (PSRs) to the RDC and participate in the election of PSRs to the RDC.
A PSO must have the following qualifications to be able to participate in the nomination and selection of PSRs:
a) Legal Personality. The PSO must be registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) or any government agency which registers organizations and associations for the purpose of bestowing legal personality.
b) Track Record. The PSO must have conducted socio-economic activities for at least three years from date of registration in the region. The scope of activities must be at least province or citywide.
c) Nationality. The PSO must be a Filipino organization. Organizations managed by foreigners, whose officers and members are primarily composed of foreign nations, or are considered branches of affiliates of foreign organizations are disqualified.
d) Non-government. Organizations which have government officials and employees as ex-officio members or whose operations are funded by the government are disqualified. (Funding support by the government to PSO projects is not considered as funding support to operations).
Application forms are available at the NEDA Region 5, Arimbay, Legazpi City. They can also be downloaded at www.neda5.net.
For more details please contact Cha Berces at telephone 482-0498. (PIA) [top]