The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) sees no need to pursue raps against former Manila Mayor Joseph “Erap” Estrada for his alleged failure to turn over transition documents to his successor following the completion of a DILG fact-finding investigation.
DILG Undersecretary and Spokesperson Jonathan E. Malaya says that based on the fact-finding investigation conducted by DILG National Capital Region (NCR) Director Maria Lourdes Agustin, all the necessary transition documents were turned over by Mayor Estrada’s transition team to the DILG Manila Field Office on June 28 which in turn forwarded the same documents to the new city administrator on July 2, 2019 after...
“Walang puwang ang kabiguan sa oportunidad ng pagbabago at pagsisimula.” Ito ang binigyang-diin ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) habang hinihimok ang mga local government units (LGUs) ng Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) na suportahan ang umiiral na BARMM Regional Government sa pamumuno ni Chief Minister Murad Ebrahim.
“Hindi natin dapat hayaang mabigo ang BARMM sapagkat ito ay hindii lamang kumakatawan sa mahabang panahon ng pagsisikap ng mga Muslim Filipinos na makamit ang makabuluhang otonomiya kundi isa din itong bihirang pagkakataon para sa matagal nang napabayaan at magulong rehiyon ay makapagsimula ng bagong kasaysayan,”...
With the Department of Health (DOH) declaring a national dengue alert, Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año calls on all local government units (LGUs) to immediately undertake clean up drives to eliminate all mosquito-breeding areas to stop the spread of dengue in their respective areas.
“The alarming increase of dengue cases in several areas should prompt LGUs to act now and act fast in arresting the spread of dengue in their respective areas. We should not allow dengue to debilitate our communities,”says Año.
The DILG Chief specifically enjoins LGUs to coordinate with DOH representatives in identifying breeding areas and steps to take in the...
The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is urging local government units (LGUs) in the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) to support the interim BARMM Regional Government led by Chief Minister Murad Ebrahim saying that there is “no room for failure in this opportunity for change and a fresh start.”
“We cannot afford to fail in BARMM because this does not only represent the long years of struggle of Muslim Filipinos for meaningful autonomy but this is also a rare chance for the long forsaken and embattled region to start a new chapter in their region’s history,” says DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año.
Sa pangatlong taon ni Pangulong Rodrigo Roa Duterte, iniulat ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) na bumaba sa 11 porsyento ang krimen at higit sa 12,000 barangay ang ngayo'y drug-free bunga ng 'participatory governance' at aktibong kolaborasyon sa pagitan ng pamahalaang nasyunal at pamahalaang lokal, mga mamamayan at stakeholders.
“Malaking bahagi kayo sa naging tagumpay ng mas pinaigting na peace and order councils (POCs), anti-drug abuse councils (ADACs) at people’s law enforcement board (PLEB) sa labang tuluyan nang tapusin ang mga problema ng ating lipunan," ani DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año sa Pre-SONA (State of the Nation Address) forum ukol sa Participatory...
Four (4) local governments of Bulacan were hailed as the 2018 Manila BAYani Regional Awardees under the city and municipal categories of the Environmental Compliance Audit.
Four out of six local government winners in Region III came from the Province of Bulacan, namely: the City of San Jose Del Monte as the 2nd Placer in the city category; Baliwag as the Top Performer in the municipal category; Dona Remedios Trinidad (DRT) as the 2nd Placer in the municipal category; and Plaridel as the 3rd Placer in the municipal category.
The awarding was conducted at the regional level wherein the regional top performers in the city and municipal levels from Regions III, IV-A and National Capital Region...
The Municipality of Baliwag, Bulacan was hailed as the 2018 National Manila BAYani Awardee for the Municipal Category under the Environmental Compliance Audit (ECA) of the Manila Bay Clean-Up, Rehabilitation, and Preservation Program (MBCRPP).
Prior to the conduct of the National ECA, the Municipality of Baliwag got the 2018 Regional Manila BAYani Award-Top Performer under the same category.
The assessment covers a total of 178 Local Government Units in Regions III, IV-A, and National Capital Region (NCR).
The winners for the Regional and National ECA were determined based on the following criteria: existence of approved 10-Year Solid Waste Management Plan (SWMP); practice of...
Barangays Balibago in Angeles City and Mamatid in Cabuyao City, Laguna are now sister barangays with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding for Sister Barangay Partnership.
The sisterhood agreement aims to establish mutual beneficial cooperation, share best practices and strategies in KP and good governance, as well as to promote the barangays’ expanded government services, among others.
The MOU was signed by Punong Barangays Rodelio Mamac of Balibago and Erlinda Acasabas of Mamatid on June 21, 2019 held at the Balibago barangay hall.
Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Olongapo Local Government Operations Officer (LGOO) V Luz Madlangbayan also witnessed...
To ensure the protection and welfare of the people during disasters and emergencies, DILG Region 10 and partner agencies recently conducted the groundbreaking ceremony of P77-million Government Command and Control Center at Lumbia Airport, Cagayan de Oro City.
DILG 10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe said that the facility includes a three-storey multi-purpose building including the state-of-the-art operational center, situational analysis and communication virtual room, and conference room.
“We place our focus to the most vulnerable barangays in our local government units, which we consider as high-risk areas,” said RD Agabe as he affirmed that partner agencies are...
As the whole-of-nation approach in attaining inclusive and sustainable peace goes full throttle in Northern Mindanao, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) recently turned over two water system projects with an aggregate total of P7.5-million in Barangay Iba, Cabanglasan, Bukidnon.
DILG Assistant Secretary for Peace and Order Manuel B. Felix and DILG 10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe led the ceremonial turnover of Level III Water System in Crossing Mainaga and the Ground Reservoir of Cabanglasan Water District with One Unit Production Well to Punong Barangay Reynard O. Encarguez and the Sangguniang Barangay members.