It has been 32 years since the Cordillera started the pursuit of regional autonomy.
in 2010, only 42% of the roads in the region are paved but in 2019, 92% of the roads are finished.
But the journey to build one greater cordillera continues.
Another chapter of the Cordillera’s pursuit for regional autonomy unfolds, the regional development council with the Department of Public Works and Highways and the provincial government of Kalinga as host, lead this year’s renewal of commitment and support for Cordillera autonomy.
With most of the official in office, a more aggressive campaign has resumed getting their approval and help drumbeat the regions’ quest for self-determination and enhanced identity.
Showing Cordilleras oneness, the unity gong relay goes to the different provinces and cities to inform the public that the journey towards responsive policies for the region and progress for all is not yet finished.