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Statement of the Department of the Interior and Local Government

April 6, 2021

USec. Jonathan E. Malaya
Official Spokesperson

The Department wishes to clarify that the views expressed by Usec. Epimaco Densing III on ANC yesterday about the government’s response to the surge is his own personal opinion and does not reflect the position of the DILG.

The Department as part of the National Task Force COVID-19 is devoting all of its time, efforts, and resources together with other government agencies in containing the surge through the intensified implementation of the Prevent, Detect, Isolate, Treat and Reintegrate (PDITR) strategy under the National Action Plan. With the support of the LGUs, we have scaled up the contact tracing program to actively trace and test all close...

DILG: Use of politician’s name, photo or image in distribution of “ayuda” strictly prohibited

April 5, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government today warned against the use of a politician’s name, photo, or image in the distribution of the “ayuda” or financial assistance to be given by the National Government to NCR Plus areas covered by Enhanced Community Quarantine.

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) recently issued the guidelines for the distribution of financial assistance of P1,000 per individual, with a maximum of P4,000 per family, to residents affected by the Enhanced Community Quarantine in NCR, Bulacan, Cavite, Laguna, and Rizal or the “NCR Plus area” after President...

DILG, DSWD issue guidelines on the distribution of ayuda to 22.9M individuals in NCR Plus

April 5, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) issued today the guidelines for the distribution of financial assistance of P1,000 per individual, with a maximum of P4,000 per family, to residents affected by the Enhanced Community Quarantine in NCR, Bulacan, Cavite, Laguna, and Rizal or the “NCR Plus area.”

DILG Spokesperson and Undersecretary Jonathan Malaya said that DILG Officer-in-Charge Bernardo Florece Jr, DSWD Secretary Rolando Bautista and DND Secretary Delfin Lorenzana issued Joint Memorandum Circular No. 1, s 2021 dated March 31, 2021 to serve as guidelines in the distribution of financial assistance after...

STATEMENT OF THE DILG ON THE OBSERVANCE OF LENTEN SEASON 2021

April 5, 2021

Usec. Bernardo C. Florece, Jr.
Officer-in-Charge

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), together with its attached-agencies, is one with the whole Christian Community in observance of the Lenten Season 2021 amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

There is no greater love than the sacrifice of Jesus Christ for all of humanity commemorated during the Lenten Season. Let us reflect on his act of supreme sacrifice as we face the challenges of the pandemic. As a nation, we are called to reflect on His selfless acts, emulate, and follow His ways.

In this season of Lent, let us stay at home and refrain from any form of mass gathering to stop the spread of COVID. Ilan lamang po ito sa mga sakripisyong...

DILG to LGUs: Submit, update LGU Vaccination Masterlist via VIMS-IR

March 31, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) enjoins all local government units (LGUs) of the National Capital Region (NCR), Regions 3, 4-A, and 6 to submit and update their LGU Vaccination Masterlist, specifically the senior citizens, indigents, and informal settlers (IS), through the Vaccine Management System-Immunization Registry (VIMS-IR) for proper verification.

VIMS-IR is a joint project between the Department of Health (DOH) and the Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT) which functions as citizen vaccination capture and automation; provider management and automation; supply chain management; and VIMS dashboarding, reporting, and analytics.

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DILG VI celebrates World Water Day with ‘Knowledge Management in Motion’

March 31, 2021

In celebration of World Water Day 2021, the DILG Region VI mounted a series of activities collectively dubbed as ‘Knowledge Management (KM) in Motion’ on March 22, 2021 at Zuri Hotel in Mandurriao, Iloilo City.

“Water is a divine blessing and waking up without it is like waking up in a disaster, so it is an essential part of our lives,” said DILG VI Assistant Regional Director (ARD) Maria Calpiza J. Sardua.

She said that this year’s theme ‘Valuing Water’ highlights the social, economic, cultural, and political values associated with water in the face of the pandemic, and in line with the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and AmBisyon Natin...

8 'cleared' villages in Cordi to get P20-M each from NTF-ELCAC

March 29, 2021

BAGUIO CITY— A total of eight communist terrorist groups (CTG)-cleared barangays in the Cordillera Region will receive P20 million each under the Support to Barangay Development Program (BDP) of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC).

“The funds can be used by the recipient villages for farm-to-market roads, school buildings, water and sanitation systems, rural electrification, housing, and medical, burial, transportation, food, cash-for-work, and educational assistance to indigent individuals or households depending on the identified priority needs and proposed projects of the barangays,” said Araceli San Jose, Officer-in-Charge...

Cordillera anti-insurgency task force endorses P160-M projects to DBM

March 29, 2021

BAGUIO CITY— On March 17, 2021, during the First Quarter Cordillera Regional Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (RTF-ELCAC) meeting, a total of eight barangays in Cordillera that are already cleared of Communist Terrorist Groups (CTGs) are included in the list of identified barangays under the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Local Budget Circular No. 135, s. 2021.

Of the eight barangays in the Cordillera, six are from Abra, one from Kalinga, and one from Mountain Province.

The RTF-ELCAC endorsed the priority programs, and projects of the identified cleared barangays under this year’s Local Government Support Fund-Support to the Barangay Development...

DILG-7 presents best practices vs illegal drugs

March 23, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government – 7 (DILG-7) recently showcased its best practices on the continuous fight against illegal drugs even amidst the ongoing pandemic during the Barangay PDEA live interview.

DILG-7 Local Government Monitoring and Evaluation Division (LGMED) Chief Atty. Ian Kenneth Lucero presented the best practices of partner Civil Society Organizations/Non-Government Organizations in implementing Barangay Drug Clearing Program in Central Visayas.

Among the featured CSOs/NGOs are the two 2020 ADAC Special Awardees - Libertad Multi-Purpose Cooperative and Bayawan City Chaplaincy and Faith Community Federation, the Council of Christian Ministers...

DILG-7 joins 'Chikiting Ligtas' launch

March 23, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-7 joined the Department of Health (DOH) during the recent launch of the “Chikiting Ligtas” Measles, Rubella-Oral Polio Vaccination program in Consolacion, Cebu.

DILG-7 Director Leocadio Trovela expressed his full support to the program and reminded the stakeholders and partner institutions “not to lose their focus on other pressing health issues that may severely affect our community, like the possibility of a large-scale measles outbreak or polio outbreak.”

“We at the DILG 7 are calling on our Local Government Units to welcome and continue supporting this campaign. We need your leadership and...

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