Provision of Financial Assistance to Statistical Development Projects for CY 1991

NSCB Resolution No. 2
Series of 1991


WHEREAS, the National Statistical Coordination Board (NSCB) continues to provide technical and financial assistance to agencies in the implementation of statistical development projects per NSCB Resolution No. 1 (s. 1988);

WHEREAS, the NSCB budget for CY 1991 includes an amount of P3 million to cover grants-in-aid for the implementation of new and on-going statistical development projects;

WHEREAS, based on the evaluation of the year-end reports of the projects approved and implemented under the program in 1990, three (3) projects have been recommended for continuation in 1991;

WHEREAS, out of the new project proposals received and screened by the Technical Staff, sixteen (16) new projects have been recommended for funding in CY 1991 in accordance with the criteria and prioritization scheme adopted by the NSCB Secretariat;

NOW THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED AS IT IS HEREBY RESOLVED, that the Board approve the granting of financial assistance to the following statistical development projects:

Project Title Proponent Amount
A. On-Going Projects Recommended for Continuation in 1991:
1. Development of National Crime Information System NAPOLCOM P 200,000
2. Survey and Analysis of Human Rights Conditions in the Country CHR 200,000
3. Study on Jeepney/Tricycle Operations DOTC 350,000
Sub-Total, On-Going Projects   P 750,000
B. New Projects Recommended for Funding in 1991:
1. Non-Training    
a. Development of Social Welfare Indicator System DSWD P 99,350
b. Survey on Metalworking Industry MIRDC 150,000
c. Determining Volunteer Resource Requirements in Development PNVSCA 140,890
d. Generation of Data for Minimum Wage Determination in Region I DOLE and NEDA (Region I) 348,940
e. Survey on Self-Generation Capability of Selected Industries OEA 200,000
Sub-Total, Non-Training Projects P 939,180
2. Training    
a. Statistical Skills Enhancement Program DSWD 88,300
b. Training Course on Statistics FPRDI 78,825
c. Training Course on Statistical Methods and Survey Research Design for the Tourism Research and Statistics Division DOT 49,800
d. Basic Statistical Course NIA 49,800
e. Statistical Methods and Survey Research Design Seminar (Batch II) DTI/BSMD 49,800
f. Technical/Statistical Report Writing Seminar DOTC 18,000
g. Special Topics on Statistics for Major Statistical Offices SRTC 234,770
h. Manpower Development Training Program for Hospital Statisticians DOH/BLR 49,800
i. Computer Training in Word and Data Processing of the Records and Statistics Division Personnel COMELEC 49,800
j. Statistical Training for Local Government Units (LGUs) -- Two (2) batches SRTC 64,000
k. Regional Statistical and Technology Database Training DOST/CAR 77,925
Sub-Total, Training Projects P 1,310,820
Total, New Projects P 2,250,000
GRAND TOTAL P 3,000,000

Approved this 14th day of March 1991.