[lab_heading title_tag=”H3″ title=”Research and Development Agenda (RDA) for 2020-2024 “][/lab_heading]The CSPC’s Center for Research and Development (CRD) has been doing relevant activities in research and development. The Research and Development Agenda (RDA) of the institution shall ensure sustainable development of the community and the industry. The RDA was geared towards the Ambisyon Natin 2040 which articulates the Filipino people’s collective vision of a MATATAG, MAGINHAWA, AT PANATAG NA BUHAY PARA SA LAHAT, and was supported by the three (3) pillars: Malasakit (enhancing the social fabric), Pagbabago (reducing inequality) and Kaunlaran (increasing potential growth) which are braced by inclusive growth, high-trust and resilient society and globally competitive knowledge economy. It has also aligned with the Harmonized National R&D agenda of DOST, R&D priorities of CHED and NEDA and other relevant institutions.
A Stakeholders’ Consultative Meeting was conducted last February 6, 2020. The meeting was well attended by representatives in the various agencies and institutions, which include DOST, NEDA, CHED, DSWD, various SUCs, Local Government Units, Community, Industry, Faculty, Students and other stakeholders to ensure that this addresses the current needs of the industry and the community.
The CSPC’s RDA is anchored to the Regional R&D Agenda consisting of four (4) sectors: Agriculture, Aquatic and Natural Resources; Health; Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology; and Basic Research.[lab_heading title_tag=”H3″ title=”Research Links” el_class=”sidebar-heading”][/lab_heading]
[lab_heading title_tag=”H4″ title=”1. AGRICULTURE, AQUATIC AND NATURAL RESOURCES”][/lab_heading]Research aimed to improve the knowledge base and develop advanced models and tools necessary for sustainable management of resources to mitigate resource degradation, provide practical solutions and cost-effective management measures for sustainable natural resources, tap the environment for cost-effective technologies/products, gain energy independence and to heighten environmental conservation for a sustainable quality environment.
[lab_heading title_tag=”H4″ title=”2. HEALTH”][/lab_heading]Research aimed to improve health services and delivery to the community, health education, technology and awareness.
[lab_heading title_tag=”H4″ title=”3. INDUSTRY, ENERGY AND EMERGING TECHNOLOGY”][/lab_heading]Research aimed to produce technologies needed by the industry and community development. Results will improve employment, social innovation and sustainable economic growth.
[lab_heading title_tag=”H4″ title=”4. BASIC RESEARCH”][/lab_heading]Research aimed to address the needs of the education, culture and arts sector of the institution and the community. This also aimed to answer issues and concerns affecting the operations of the institution and of interest to the various stakeholders. Results in this type of research may be used for the improvement of the delivery of services to the clientele and as an aid in the formulation of policies and guidelines.