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DILG: NCR Plus travel bubble starts today

August 2, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) announced that the NCR Plus travel bubble starts today in compliance with IATF Resolution No. 130-A, which placed added and heightened restrictions in the National Capital Region Plus area, before it is placed under Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) on August 6.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that Quarantine Control Points (QCP) manned by combined elements of the Philippine National Police, Armed Forces of the Philippines, Philippine Coast Guard and the Bureau of Fire Protection will be placed at the borders of Bulacan, Rizal, Laguna and Cavite with adjoining provinces.

“As per the IATF Resolution, only Authorized Persons Outside of...

DILG: PNP to implement border controls in NCR + starting tonight

August 2, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government has directed the Joint Task Force COVID Shield to activate the Quarantine Control Points effective midnight tonight along the boundaries of NCR Plus to ensure that only Authorized Persons Outside of Residence (APOR) are allowed to travel in and out.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año directed JTF COVID Shield Commander PLtGen Israel Dickson to activate tonight all the Quarantine Control Points along the borders of NCR Plus in Cavite, Bulacan, Laguna, and Rizal in compliance with IATF Resolution No. 130-A.

He said the Philippine National Police shall only allow APORs to pass and will recognize: 1) IATF IDs issued by regulatory agencies; and 2) valid IDs or...

DILG: Over 1-M families in Iloilo, CDO and Gingoog to get up to P4K cash aid per family

August 2, 2021

More than 1 million families in Iloilo Province, Iloilo City, Cagayan de Oro City, and Gingoog City in Misamis Oriental who are affected by the implementation of the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) will each receive up to P4,000 cash assistance following the issuance of the guidelines by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) and the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

Joint Memorandum Circular (JMC) No. 2 series of 2021 provides the guidelines for the distribution of financial assistance to the affected residents and families in the ECQ areas identified under IATF Resolution No. 127-E dated July 15, 2021, through the DSWD's Assistance to Individuals in Crisis...

DILG to investigate and charge those responsible for Gen. Trias Cavite “karakol” and mass gathering

July 29, 2021

The Department of Interior and Local Government will investigate the “karakol” procession and mass gathering that happened in Arnaldo Highway, Barangay Santiago, Gen. Trias, Cavite last Sunday for violating IATF rules and regulations against mass gathering and for being a possible super spreader event.

DILG Undersecretary and Spokesperson Jonathan Malaya said that Secretary Eduardo Año has directed the DILG Regional Office to send a team to General Trias to investigate the incident and determine who is responsible so that formal administrative and criminal charges can be brought against them.

In a viral video circulating on social media, hundreds of residents are seen attending the...

Año thanks public for high approval rating; credits the rating to the DILG family

July 29, 2021

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año thanked the public for being the second-best performing cabinet member, garnering an approval score of 68% according to a survey conducted in the National Capital Region (NCR) released this month.

Año was second only to Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Chairman Benjamin Abalos, Jr. who received a 70% approval rating among all Cabinet members. The survey was conducted from July 3 to 10, 2021 with 3,500 respondents from the NCR who were asked to rate the job performance of cabinet officials.

According to the DILG Secretary, the high approval rating is a testament to the hard work and numerous accomplishments...

Regional News More

DILG-Camiguin trains LGU info officers in basics of social media content creation

July 9, 2021

Recognizing the importance of promoting truthful and relevant information to the public amidst the pandemic, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Camiguin Communications and Information Committee (CIC) spearheaded a seminar on the Basics of Content Creation in Social Media on June 22.

“This initiative by our office aims to encourage LGUs to post and share accurate and timely information especially during this time of pandemic where people are more active online,” said Jay Niel C. Anasco, DILG-Camiguin Cluster Head-Designate.

The CIC invited resource speakers—Local Government Operations Officer (LGOO) Princess Jia Andriza Artajo of DILG-10 and...

DILG-7 lauds 52 LGUs in Cebu for completing NEO orientation course

July 9, 2021

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-7 lauded 52 local government units (LGUs) from Cebu for their continued pursuit to genuine local development during the recent conduct of Newly-Elected Officials (NEO) Orientation Course Cum Seminar on Mental Health, Legislation and Philippine Government New Normal System at the Maayo Resort in San Remigio, Cebu.

DILG-7 Regional Director Leocadio Trovela urged the LGU officials to continue supporting DILG's programs especially on the campaign against illegal drugs, anti-insurgency, environmental programs and the ease of doing business.

“Very critical ang role ng Vice Mayors and Sangguniang in pursuit of genuine local...

DILG-7: Civic orgs unite in regional confab for peace and development

July 9, 2021

Different civic organizations in Central Visayas recently convened Regional Conference for Peace and Development (RCPD) at the Cebu Technological University -Danao Campus in Danao City, Cebu to discuss peace-related concerns and plans with the government, said the Department of the Interior and Local Government- Region 7.

DILG Undersecretary Epimaco Densing III, who graced the event, stressed that the government needs participation from sectors in carrying out programs since no country would prosper without the active participation of its people.

“We heard your presentations, we heard what’s in your heart, and we heard your concerns that needed action from the government. In...

DILG-7 gets Safety Seal Certification

July 9, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-7 is now a safety seal-certified establishment—the first government office in Cebu City—following the recent inspection and conferment of the certification.

DILG-7 Director Leocadio Trovela said the certification serves as recognition that the office abides by the minimum public health standards.

“This is the start of the massive inspection of the thousands of government offices like barangay halls, national government agencies, and other public establishments by our DILG teams. This is not an easy task,” Trovela said during the recent conferment activity. �

The Safety Seal certificate is granted to offices or...

DILG 10 ELCAC provincial levelling session seeks peace amid pandemic

June 15, 2021

To fully understand the operations of left-leaning groups, the Region X office of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG-10) and the regional Joint Regional Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (JRTF ELCAC) recently organized a levelling session with the ELCAC task forces of the Provincial and Highly Urbanized Cities.

DILG 10 Regional Director Arnel Agabe said the levelling session aimed to disseminate the government’s Executive Order No. 70 or the ‘whole-of-nation’ approach in ending local insurgency to the barangay level.

“Ang atong tumong mao ang pagpakaylap ngadto sa mga ka-baranggayan ang mga programa gikan sa EO 70 nga unta...