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DILG tells passengers not to go to the airport without confirmed flights

July 8, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said that passengers without confirmed flights should not go to the airports because strict health protocols are being implemented there and they will not be allowed to go in without confirmed tickets.

DILG Undersecretary and Spokesperson Jonathan Malaya said because of the COVID-19 public pandemic, operations of transportation...

DILG to LGUs: Go digital to impede COVID-19 contagion, boost economic activity

July 8, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) urged all local government units (LGUs) to bolster the digital economy and move towards digitized government transactions to reduce contact, impede further contagion, and boost economic activity as the country continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año also urged all LGUs to fast track the issuance of...

DILG-Napolcom isasailalim sa 7-day lockdown; serbisyo sa publiko tuloy-tuloy

July 6, 2020

Isinailalim ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang DILG-Napolcom Center building sa EDSA malapit sa Quezon Avenue sa Quezon City sa 7-day lockdown simula ngayong araw bilang pag-iingat matapos ang ulat na isa sa senior officials nito ay nag-positibo sa Covid-19.

Ayon kay DILG Undersecretary at Spokesperson Jonathan Malaya, hindi nito maapektuhan ang paghahatid ng...

DILG-Napolcom Center placed on 7-day lockdown but public service to continue

July 6, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has placed the DILG-Napolcom Center building along EDSA corner Quezon Avenue in Quezon City under lockdown for 7 days starting today as preventive measure following the report that one of its senior officials tested positive for COVID-19.

DILG Undersecretary and Spokesperson Jonathan Malaya said that this will not affect the delivery of...

Isama ang mga health safety protocols sa mga local disaster plans para sa tag-ulan sa gitna ng pagbabanta ng Covid-19 - DILG

July 6, 2020

Sa pagsisimula ng tag-ulan, hinihikayat ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang lahat ng local government units (LGUs) na isama ang COVID health safety protocols sa pagsusuri nila ng kanilang mga local disaster risk reduction and management (LDRRM) plans sa pagpatuloy ang pandemya ng COVID-19.

“Mas mabigat ang tungkulin ng ating mga LGUs dahil ngayon lang...

DILG: Mahigit 4,000 dating rebelde, militia ng bayan, nakatanggap ng tulong pinansyal mula sa E-CLIP sa nakaraang 3 taon

July 6, 2020

Mahigit 4,000 dating rebelde at militia ng bayan ang nabigyan ng tulong pinansiyal at iba pang uri ng assistance na umabot na sa kabuuang halagang P304.43 milyon sa nakaraang tatlong taon sa pamamagitan ng Enhanced Comprehensive Local Integration Program (ECLIP) ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

Ayon kay DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año, maraming rebelde at militia ng...

Statement of the DILG on the Signing of Republic Act 11479 or The Anti-Terror Act of 2020

July 6, 2020
DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año
July 4, 2020

The entire DILG family, including our attached agencies – National Police Commission, Philippine National Police, Bureau of Fire Protection, Bureau of Jail Management and Penology, Philippine Public Safety College, Local Government Academy, Philippine Commission on Women, National Youth Commission, and the National Commission on Muslim...

DILG: Over 4,000 former rebels, militia ng bayan received E-CLIP financial assistance in the past 3 years

July 6, 2020

Over 4,000 former rebels and militia ng bayan were provided with a total of P304.43-million in financial and other assistance for the past three years through the Enhanced Comprehensive Local Integration Program (ECLIP) of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

According to DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año, many rebels and militia ng bayan went down from the mountains during...

DILG urges LGUs to integrate health safety protocols in local disaster plans for rainy season amidst Covid-19 threat

July 3, 2020

With the onset of the rainy season, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is urging all local government units (LGUs) to integrate COVID health safety protocols in revisiting their respective local disaster risk reduction and management (LDRRM) plans as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.

“Mas mabigat ang tungkulin ng ating mga LGUs dahil ngayon lang mangyayari na may...

DILG: Mahigit 15k PDLs pinalaya upang ma-decongest ang mga piitan ng BJMP

July 2, 2020

Sinabi ngayon ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) na higit sa 15,000 persons deprived of liberty (PDLs) ang pinalaya mula sa mga piitan sa ilalim ng Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) mula Marso 17 hanggang Hunyo 22 bilang bahagi ng decongestion program sa pagtugon sa pandemyang COVID-19.

“Ang paglaya ng libo-libong PDLs ay patunay na hindi sila...

DILG: Over 15k qualified PDLs released to decongest BJMP jail facilities

July 2, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) today said that over 15,000 persons deprived of liberty (PDLs) were released from jail facilities under the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) from March 17 to June 22 as part of the government’s decongestion program in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

“Ang paglaya ng libo-libong PDLs ay patunay na hindi sila...

DILG inatasan ang mga LGUS na tulungang masanay ang mga public schools sa new normal

July 1, 2020

Hinikayat ng The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga lokal na pamahalaan na tulungan ang mga pampublikong paaralan na kanilang nasasakupan na masanay sa new normal, at gamitin ang Special Education Fund (SEF) bilang suporta sa local na implementasyon ng Basic Education Learning Continuity Plan (BE-LCP) ng Department of Education (DepEd).

Hinimok ng tagapagsalita ng...

DILG to LGUs: Assist the DepED in the adjustment of public schools to the new normal

June 30, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) today urged local government units (LGUs) to assist the public schools in their areas adjust to the new normal as well as to utilize the Special Education Fund (SEF) to support the localization of the Basic Education Learning Continuity Plan (BE-LCP) of the Department of Education (DepEd).

DILG Spokesperson and Undersecretary Jonathan...

DILG naglabas ng show cause order laban sa mga barangay lider na sangkot sa Sinulog street dance sa Cebu City bagama’t naka-lockdown

June 29, 2020

Ipinahayag ni Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año na naglabas siya ng show cause order laban sa mga opisyal ng barangay na may kinalaman sa pagtatanghal ng viral na Sinulog street dance at prusisyon sa isang COVID-19 hotspot sa Cebu City. Inatasan din ni Año ang PNP-Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (PNP-CIDG) na magsagawa ng imbestigasyon...

DILG issues show cause order vs. brgy execs involved in Sinulog street dance in Cebu City despite being under lockdown

June 29, 2020

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año today said that he is issuing a Show Cause Order against barangay officials who are complicit in the conduct of a viral Sinulog street dance and procession in a COVID-19 hotspot in Cebu City. He also ordered the PNP-Criminal Investigation and Detection Group to conduct an investigation and file charges against the...

DILG: 112 lugar isinailalim sa localized lockdown ng mga LGUs

June 26, 2020

Sinabi ngayon ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) na mayroong 112 na lugar sa buong bansa ang isinailalim ng kanilang mga Local Government Units (LGUs) sa localized o granular lockdown na nagpapakita na ipinapatupad ng mga LGUs ang LGU-led zoning containment strategy ng National Task Force Against Covid-19.

Ayon kay DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Ano ang localized lockdown ang...

DILG: 112 areas have been placed under localized lockdown by LGUs

June 26, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said today that 112 areas all over the country have been placed by their respective Local Government Units under localized or granular lockdown showing that LGUs have been implementing the LGU-led zoning containment strategy developed by the National Task Force against COVID-19.

According to DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año, localized...

DILG sa mga LGU: Maghigpit sa pagbigay ng PWD IDs, tiyakin ang ID ay mabibigay sa mga lehitimong PWD lamang

June 25, 2020

Kasunod ng mga ulat ng mga taong pinepeke ang kapansanan para mapakinabangan ang mga PWD discounts, sinuportahan ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang panawagan ng Kongreso para supilin ang paglaganap ng mga pekeng PWD IDs at hinimok nito ang mga local government unit (LGUs) na maghigpit sa pagpapalabas ng mga identification card sa mga PWD at tiyakin na ang mga...

DILG to LGUs: Be stricter in issuing PWD IDs, ensure IDs are issued to legit PWDs only

June 25, 2020

Following reports of fake persons with disabilities (PWDs) who are allegedly availing of PWD discounts, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said it supports the call of Congress for a crackdown on the proliferation of fake PWD IDs even as it urged local government units (LGUs) to be stricter in the issuance of identification cards to PWDs and ensure that such IDs are...

DILG naghain ng reklamo laban sa alkalde ng Olongapo dahil sa paglabag sa mga panuntunan ng IATF

June 24, 2020

Naghain ng reklamo ang Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) noong Martes sa tanggapan ng Ombudsman laban kay Olongapo City Mayor Rolen Paulino, Jr. dahil sa pagpapalabas ng mga lokal na polisiya na lumabag sa mga panuntunan sa national enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) na pinapatupad ng Inter-Agency Task Force on the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases.

Sinabi ni...

DILG files complaint vs Olongapo mayor for violating IATF protocols

June 24, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) filed a complaint on Tuesday before the Office of the Ombudsman against Olongapo City Mayor Rolen Paulino, Jr. for the issuance of local policies that violated national enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) protocols that were enforced by the Inter-Agency Task Force on the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases.

DILG Spokesperson...

DILG inatasan ang mga barangay officials na magpatupad ng sapat na health protocols sa kanilang pamayanan

June 23, 2020

Bilang pagkilala sa mahalagang papel ng mga barangay sa pagpigil sa pagkalat ng COVID-19, hinimok ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga barangay officials na maging maagap sa pagpapatupad ng mga minimum health protocols sa kanilang mga pamayanan.

Ipinahayag ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año na dapat gumawa ng mga hakbang ang mga barangay na magsusulong sa kalusugan...

DILG to barangay officials: Enforce minimum health protocols in the community

June 23, 2020

Recognizing the critical role of barangays in preventing the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) urged all barangay officials to be more proactive in the enforcement of minimum health protocols in their respective communities.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that barangays should adopt measures to promote health and...

DILG inirekomenda sa Ombudsman ang pagpataw ng disciplinary action laban sa 20 punong barangay na lumabag sa ECQ protocols

June 19, 2020

Inirekomenda ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) sa Tanggapan ng Ombudsan ang pagpapataw ng disciplinary action laban sa 20 punong barangay ng Metro Manila dahil sa paglabag sa enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) protocols.

“Nais naming magpadala ng mensahe sa mga pasaway na punong barangay na hindi hahayaan ng DILG ang anumang paglabag ng ECQ protocols. Bilang mga...

DILG: LGUs na planong mag-donate ng gadgets, dapat sundin ang technical specs ng DepEd

June 19, 2020

Alinsunod sa plano ng mga local government units (LGUs) na magkaloob ng mga tablets at iba pang learning gadgets sa kanilang mga pampublikong paaralan, hinikayat ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga ito na siguruhing naaayon ito sa itinalang minimum technical specifications ng Department of Education (DepEd).

“Nais naming makapag-adjust ang mga paaralan,...

Mahigit 80,000 kailangan para sa pinalawak na contact tracing - DILG

June 18, 2020

Bilang bahagi ng patuloy na pagsisikap ng pamahalaan upang sugpuin ang COVID-19, sinabi ngayon ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) na nangangailangan ng 82,537 contact tracer ang pamahalaan para sa mga local contact tracing teams (CTTs) sa mga local government unit (LGUs) sa buong bansa, na siyang mamamahala sa pagsubaybay sa mga close contacts ng mga kumpirmadong...

DILG recommends disciplinary action to the Ombudsman against 20 punong barangays for violating ECQ protocols

June 18, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has recommended to the Office of the Ombudsman the imposition of disciplinary action against 20 barangay officials in Metro Manila for violating enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) protocols.

“We want to send a message sa mga pasaway na barangay official that the DILG will not tolerate any violation of ECQ protocols. As...

DILG: LGUs planning to donate gadgets to schools should comply with DepEd technical specs

June 18, 2020

In light of the plans of many Local Government Units to donate tablets and other learning gadgets to their respective public schools, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has urged local government units (LGUs) who are doing so to comply with the minimum technical specifications set by the Department of Education (DepEd).

“We all want to help our schools, especially...

DILG: Over 80,000 contact tracers needed nationwide for expanded contact tracing efforts

June 18, 2020

As part of the government’s continuing efforts to defeat COVID-19, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) today said that the government needs some 82,537 contact tracers to form part of local contact tracing teams (CTTs) of local government units (LGUs) across the country who shall take charge of tracking down the close contacts of confirmed COVID-19 patients.

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Año ipinag-utos ang pagsibak sa BFP Region 6 Director kaugnay ng “breach of quarantine protocol” sa Boracay

June 18, 2020

Ipinag-utos ni Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang pagpalit sa Regional Director ng Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP)- 6, F/SSupt. Roderick P. Aguto makaraan ang isang report ng breach of quarantine protocol ng fire personnel na naglibot sa Boracay island habang naghihintay ng resulta ng kanyang PCR test sa Covid-19 kung saan ito ay nag-positibo.

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