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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...

DILG fieldmen attend BuB orientation in Iloilo City

March 19, 2013

Iloilo City  -  A regional orientation on the Bottom-up Budgeting (BuB) was conducted for the DILG fieldmen of Region 6 and 7 held on January 25, 2013 at Punta Villa, here.

The activity intends to enhance understanding of the 283 participants on the Aquino Government’s Anti-Poverty Strategy and Localization and Empowerment Program; the Role of the Local Government Units...

DILG R-3 pays tribute to retirees

March 18, 2013

DILG Region 3, under the leadership of Director Florida M. Dijan, paid tribute to the retirees covering the period January 2012 – January 2013 on January 31, 2013 at DILG Region 3, City of San Fernando, Pampanga,.  The activity themed as, “Once a DILG always a DILG,” was aimed to recognize the significant contributions and long years of dedicated service rendered by...

Benguet new edifices courtesy of PCF

February 28, 2013

With assistance from the DILG’s Performance Challenge Fund (PCF), major infrastructure projects were built and completed in the Province of Benguet that serve as monuments of good local governance in the “Salad Bowl of the Philippines.”

Benguet, along with three of its municipalities, qualified for the PCF, after having been conferred with the Seal of Good Housekeeping...

MIMAROPA holds RPRAT meeting

February 28, 2013

Over fifty participants from partner NGAs, DILG Provincial offices and CSO representatives attended the RPRAT meeting held at Gateway Max's Restaurant on January 11, 2013.

Pampanga POC Summit

February 27, 2013

DILG Pampanga Provincial Director Myrvi Apostol underscores the role of barangay councils in attaining peaceful communities during the peace and order summit organized by the Pampanga Police Provincial Office recently.  - Renalyn D. Iglesias

Santiago City bags 11 Regional Awards

February 27, 2013

It rained and poured for Santiago, an independent component city in Isabela province, as the city bagged 11 plaques of recognition from DILG Region 2 during the recent LGU recognition rites for 2012.

Santiago City emerged as the regional winner of the Gawad Panama ng Lahi (GLP), under the city category, and its legislative body was also the regional winner of the Local Legislative,...

DILG IV-A convenes 1st RPRAT meeting

February 27, 2013

Taguig City - The DILG-Region IV-A has jumpstarted the year with the 1st Regional Poverty Reduction Action Team (RPRAT) Meeting held recently at the regional office here.

Being the RPRAT Chair, Regional Director Josefina Castilla-Go said the meeting was called in order to address the 2013 Bottoms-Up Budgeting Project Implementation wherein 26 of the 595 Focus LGUs in the country are in...

DILG Pampanga conducts BuB Workshop

February 26, 2013

To assist local poverty reduction action teams to come up with their action plans, DILG Pampanga conducted a Workshop on the Formulation of Local Poverty Reduction Action Plan (LPRAP) at EuroAsia Hotel in Angeles City recently.

The activity was conducted in two batches to include Apalit, Candaba, City of San Fernando, Masanto, Mexico and San Simon for the first batch and Guagua, Lubao,...