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DILG Region 3 culminates the 22nd Local Government Code Anniversary Celebration

November 8, 2013

Clarkfield, Pampanga - As a culminating activity of the Local Government Code 22nd Anniversary Celebration, DILG Region 3 conducted a Regional Congress at the  Oxford Hotel here recently which was  participated in by 267 DILG R-3 organic personnel from the regional and field operating units.

In her message, RD Florida M. Dijanexpressed overwhelming thanks and appreciation to...

Toka-Toka

October 24, 2013

DILG IV-A officials and technical staff join Manila Water officials led by Mr. Edgar Santos (2nd from left), and the municipal officials of San Mateo, Rizal led by Vice Mayor Cristina Diaz (center) during the launching of the Dislodging Caravan of Manila Water held last September 27, 2013 in San Mateo. The Toka-Toka program of the Manila Water is in line with the goals, and objectives of...

Rizal Greening Program

October 24, 2013

DILG IV-A CALABARZON Regional Director Josefina E. Castilla-Go (4th from right) joins the Rizal Provincial Government headed by Gov. Rebecca “Nini” A. Ynares (3rd from left) during the launching of the Ynares Eco System (YES) to Green Program which was held last September 26, 2013 at the Ynares Center in Antipolo City. The YES program which is in line with the National Greening...

General Nakar, Quezon benefits from the DILG’s SALINTUBIG Program

October 24, 2013

With the objective of ensuring adequate, safe and sustainable water access to the public, the Municipality of General Nakar in the province of Quezon as well as the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Region IV-A CALABARZON unveiled to the public last October 1, 2013 the municipality’s New Municipal Water Supply...

DILG R-3 Introduces Regulatory Simplification Process on New Business Registrations

September 23, 2013

The Department of the Interior and Local Government Region 3 conducted an Orientation-Briefing on Regulatory Simplification Process for its Business Permit and Licensing System (BPLS) Provincial Focal Persons on September 17, 2013 at the DILG LGRRC, Maimpis City of San Fernando, Pampanga.

Regulatory Simplification for new business permitting and licensing is the enhanced version of...

Antique-Guimaras cluster holds workshop on BuB Monitoring and Evaluation

September 19, 2013

SAN JOSE, Antique – In line with the implementation of Bottom Up Budgeting (BuB), the DILG Provincial Office in Antique and Guimaras conducted a workshop on BuB Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) for 2013 projects at Adelaide Tourist and Travelers Inn here recently.

Highlighting Empowerment of the Poor Program, BuB mobilizes national government agencies to become more responsive...

Region 6 stands for reform of SK system

September 5, 2013

ILOILO CITY - Views have been raised on the existence of Sangguniang Kabataan such as to institute reforms to the structure and delivery systems or to abolish the SK.  These issues brought the Department of the Interior and Local Government to spearhead a public consultation to obtain opinions and generate consensus.

The public consultation held on August 23, 2013 at the Iloilo...

DILG R2 to newly-minted LCEs: Perform your duties to the hilt

August 30, 2013

TUGUEGARAO CITY  -   OIC-Regional Director Marlo L. Iringan of DILG Region 2 has exhorted the region’s newly-minted local chief executives (LCEs) to perform their duties and responsibilities to the hilt because “people will look at you as their savior.”

In his message to the 26 first-time LCEs attending the DILG-organized “Orientation-Seminar for...

DILG R3 Facilitates Local Shelter Planning for Nueva Ecija LGUs

August 28, 2013

               Angeles City – To assist local governments in crafting their local shelter plans, DILG Region III, in partnership with the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Committee (HUDCC), facilitated the conduct of Seminar-Workshop on the Development of Local Shelter Plan (LSP) for the LGUs of Nueva...

DILG 6 joins in the Regional launching of Barangay Forest Program

August 13, 2013

ILOILO CITY - As one of the lead agencies in the implementation of the Barangay Forest Program (BFP) in support of the National Greening Program (NGP), the Department of the Interior and Local Government Regional Office 6, led by RD Evelyn A. Trompeta, CESO II, joined in the Regional Launching of Barangay Forest Program hosted by the Municipality of Tubungan, Province of Iloilo last June...

DILG-6 trains Passi City barangays on disaster management

August 13, 2013

ILOILO CITY – Twenty-five barangays of Passi City underwent the Training-Workshop on Community-Based Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (CBDRRM) conducted by the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Region VI in Iloilo City on June 19-21, 2013 in an effort to help prepare localities mitigate natural hazards and deal with foreseen disasters.  The participants...

SILG Roxas administers oath

August 13, 2013

DILG Secretary Mar Roxas administers oath to the newly elect Congressman of the 3rd District of the Province of Iloilo, Representative Arthur D. Defensor Jr. (3rd from left) with his family headed by his father Governor Arthur D. Defensor Sr. (4th from left), re-elected Governor of the Province of Iloilo and Senator Franklin M. Drilon (2nd from right)./dilr6

SILG Roxas delivers messsage to the newly elect local officials

August 13, 2013

DILG Secretary Mar Roxas reminds the newly elected local officials of Iloilo Province led by Governor Arthur D. Defensor Sr. to consider their forthcoming term as a “renaissance” where they could foster unity to effectively deliver services to their constituents and work for overall development during the oathtaking conducted at the Iloilo Provincial Capitol on June 28, 2013. He...

DILG R3 facilitates Local Shelter Planning for Nueva Ecija LGUs

July 26, 2013

Angeles City – To assist local governments in crafting their local shelter plans, DILG Region III, in partnership with the Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Committee (HUDCC), facilitated the conduct of Seminar-Workshop on the Development of Local Shelter Plan (LSP) for the LGUs of Nueva Ecija on July 16-19, 2013 at Maharajah Hotel here.

In her welcome remarks, Dir...

San Juan holds E-Governance Orientation

May 15, 2013

A participant poses a query during the Inter-Phasing Orientation on Computer Databank System and E-governance conducted by DILG-NCR at the San Juan City Hall.  The objective of the activity, which was attended by Barangay Chairpersons and Department Heads of the City of San Juan, was to come up with a more effective and efficient reporting and data submission system, and enhance the...

DILG MIMAROPA upholds and advocates Honest, Orderly and Peaceful Elections (HOPE)

May 10, 2013

In support of government’s campaign for a secure and fair midterm polls next week, DILG MIMAROPA led its officials and employees, as well as local government officials and citizens in signing a commitment card to signify their pledge and duty to be a responsible voter and and help ensure an Honest, Orderly and Peaceful Elections (HOPE).

OIC-Regional Director James Fadrilan said...

DILG Caraga joins Red Cross Million Volunteer Run

April 17, 2013

Butuan City - Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Region 13 (CARAGA) officially joined several other government, non-government agencies, academic institutions and other sectors in Butuan City and the Province of Agusan del Norte in the Million Volunteer Run launched by the Philippine National Red Cross (PNRC) recently.

With the theme dubbed as “I Choose to Run...

DILG R3 joins in the City-wide Clean-Up Day

April 16, 2013

As part of its effort to institutionalize regular clean-up activities to LGUs, the Department of the Interior and Local Government Regional Office 3, led by Florida M. Dijan and ARD Abraham A. Pascua, joined the City of San Fernando Pampanga in the conduct of the City Wide Clean Up Day at the DILG Regional Office grounds.

Dijan said the activity is aimed in institutionalizing a regular...

Planning Conference on LGPMS scaling-up held

April 16, 2013

City of San Fernando, Pampanga - To ensure a more efficient and uniformed regional implementation of the Local Government Performance System (LGPMS), the Department of the Interior and Local Government Region III organized a Planning Conference for Provincial and HUC Focal Persons on LGPMS.

During the activity, RD Florida Dijan stressed that Field Officers, as stewards of the LGPMS,...

Pro CALABARZON joins national observance of PNP’s 22nd Foundation Anniversary

April 15, 2013

DILG Region IV-A CALABARZON Regional Director Josefina E. Castilla-Go, CESO III (center) graces the 22nd PNP Foundation Day held at PRO4A CALABARZON in Camp Vicente Lim, Calamba City. With RD Go is Acting Regional Director , PCSupt. Benito Calleja Estipona (3rd from right).

Living up to its traditions, the Police Regional Office (PRO) 4A CALABARZON led by its Acting Regional Director,...

Planning Conference on LGPMS Scaling-Up held in R3

April 12, 2013

City of San Fernando, Pampanga - To ensure a more efficient and uniformed regional implementation of the Local Government Performance System (LGPMS), the Department of the Interior and Local Government Region III organized a Planning Conference for Provincial and HUC Focal Persons on LGPMS.

During the activity, RD Florida Dijan stressed that Field Officers, as stewards of the LGPMS,...

Best Sanggunians in Eastern Visayas named

April 11, 2013

The local sanggunians of Catarman in Northern Samar, Limasawa in Southern Leyte,  Ormoc City  and Calbayog City bested the other local legislative councils in the region as they were declared as regional winners in the Local Legislative Awards for 1st to 3rd Class Municipality; 4th to 6th Class Municipality,  HUC & Independent Component City, and  Component City ,...

DILG R3 Assesses CBDRRM Capacity of LGUs

April 8, 2013

Angeles City - In line with its mandate as Vice-Chair for Disaster Preparedness, the Department of the Interior and Local Government  Region 3 (DILG R3) conducted an Exit Conference on the result of the recently administered Community-Based Disaster Risk Reduction Management (CBDRM) survey at the Oxford Hotel here.

Participated in by the Local Disaster Risk Reduction Management...

SK Orientation-Workshop on HIV, AIDS held

April 5, 2013

Tuguegarao City - The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), and Social Welfare and Development in Cagayan Valley region jointly held a two-day ‘Orientation-Workshop on HIV and AIDS’ for the local youth leaders.

The activity, which is one of a series of activities targeted for implementation this year by the Regional AIDS Assistance team (RAAT) composed of...

3 Caraga LGUs get P17-M Performance Challenge Fund

April 3, 2013

PCF AWARDEE  -  DILG Region XIII Director Lilibeth Famacion hands over a check of P3-million as Performance Challenge Fund (PCF) to Butuan City Mayor Ferdinand Amante as the city had been conferred with the Seal of Good Housekeeping for adhering to good governance principles.

City of San Fernando is 2012 LLA Regional Winner

March 26, 2013

The City of San Fernando was once again hailed as the Regional Winner in the Component City Category of the 2012 Local Legislative Award (LLA).

The award was presented by DILG Regional Director Florida M. Dijan, assisted by DILG Pampanga Provincial Director Myrvi M. Fabia during the city’s Monday Flag Raising Ceremony held recently at Plaza de Arrozal, City of San Fernando,...

DILG-NCR holds convergence rally for ISFs

March 25, 2013

The Department of the Interior and Local Government – National Capital Region (DILG-NCR), conducted a Multi-Stakeholders’ Convergence Rally for the Shelter Needs of Informal Settler Families along NCR Waterways  recently  at the Marikina Convention Center in Marikina City.

The one-day event was the culminating activity of the series of collaborative consultations...

DILG R3 embarks on LGU database establishment

March 22, 2013

The Department of the Interior and Local Government R3 recently held an initial workshop on LGU Database establishment.

The project is the regional office’s own initiative to create, develop and establish a database which shall contain information about the LGU, not limited to its basic, socio-economic, environment and administrative profiles. The database shall serve as...

Lantawan eco-park tourist influx to abet fiscal condition

March 21, 2013

Behind the serene display of forest protected area of Brgy. Crossing in the Municipality of Kitcharao, province of Agusan del Norte unveils the captivating beauty of Lantawan Eco-Park that captures the exhilarating of Lake Mainit.

Yet the existence of this fascinating landscape has been hidden beneath forest covers slowly dissipating into oblivion.

While residents enjoy the extant...

DILG Region 3 Holds Regional Conference on FY 2013 OPB Preparation

March 20, 2013

The Department of the Interior and Local Government RO3 conducted a workshop last February 21, 2013 to initialize planning stages of project on LGU Database establishment.

The project is the regional office’s own initiative to create, develop and establish a database which shall contain information about the LGU, not limited to its basic, socio-economic, environment and...