UP RI Mandated to Empower LGUs in 2018 General Appropriations Act

The General Appropriations Act of 2018 was signed into law last December 19, 2017 and detailed the P3.767 trillion national budget for the year 2018.

The UP Resilience Institute is included in the budget appropriations for the State Universities and Colleges (SUCs).

The statement echoed Senator Loren Legarda’s statement during the Senate Finance Committee hearing on the proposed 2018 budgets of State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) and Commission on Higher Education (CHED) on September 21, 2017.

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