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DILG hinikayat ang mga LGUs na gumawa ng mga ordinansa na nagbabawal sa mga videoke, nakakagambalang ingay sa panahon ng online classes

October 7, 2020

Hinikayat ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga local government units (LGUs) na magpasa ng mga ordinansa na magbabawal sa videoke, mga malalakas na tunog, nakakagambalang ingay sa panahon ng online class schedules habang ang milyon-milyong estudyante ay sumasailalim sa blended learning system bilang pag-iingat laban sa Covid-19.

Sinabi ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M....

91% approval rating ni Duterte nagpapatunay na mas "discerning at informed" na ang mga Pilipino

October 7, 2020

Ang 91% na approval rating ng Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte sa huling Pulse Asia survey ay nagsasalamin ng tiwala ng mga tao sa kanyang kakayahan na tahakin ang tamang landas para sa bansa habang ang mga Pilipino ay mas maingat na sa COVID-19 habang binubuksan na at pinalalakas ang ekonomiya.

Ayon kay Secretary Eduardo Año ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), ang pag-angat sa...

DILG urges LGUs to enact ordinances prohibiting videoke, distracting noises during online class schedules

October 7, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) urged local government units (LGUs) to enact ordinances prohibiting videoke and other loud, distracting noises during online class schedules as millions of students adjust to the blended learning system as a measure against COVID-19.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that loud sounds during online class hours and independent study...

DILG and DOH fortify BHERTS to boost Universal Healthcare, push for proper equipment, pocket guide, and retooling

October 6, 2020

As the importance of Universal Healthcare (UHC) was emphasized by the pandemic, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Department of Health (DOH) are working to further strengthen the Barangay Health Response Teams (BHERTs) and announced the ways forward in reinforcing them during Monday’s regular DOH media forum, Oct. 5, 2020.

Health Undersecretary Maria...

Duterte’s 91% approval rating show that people are more discerning and informed

October 6, 2020

The 91 percent approval rating of President Rodrigo Duterte in the latest Pulse Asia survey reflects the people’s trust and confidence in his ability to chart the right course for the country as Filipinos come to terms with the COVID19 pandemic and we begin to reopen and recharge the Philippine economy.

Secretary Eduardo Año of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)...

Statement of the DILG

October 5, 2020

Secretary Eduardo M. Año

The DILG is concerned with Facebook’s unilateral act of taking down supposedly fake Philippine accounts that were allegedly linked to the military and police establishments for violating its policy against “coordinated inauthentic behavior” or CIB because it was done without prior consultation nor were the administrators of these accounts afforded due...

Mababa at pantay-pantay na presyo ng Covid-19 RT PCR swab test Isinusulong ng DILG

October 5, 2020

Ipinanawagan ni Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang pare-parehong presyo ng Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) test para sa COVID-19, at dapat ito ay mababa lamang upang mas maraming mamamayan ang makapag-avail nitong.

"Mas marami ang mabibigyan ng pagkakataong magpa-swab test kung pare-pareho ang presyo nito sa mga pribado...

DILG nag-hire na ng unang batch ng 10,000 contact tracer

October 5, 2020

Iniulat ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) na noong Huwebes nakapag-hire na sila ng 10,136 na contact tracer (CT) mula sa higt na 55,000 aplikante para sa posisyon.

Ayon kay DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año, pagkapirma ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte sa Bayanihan to Recover as One Act o Bayanihan 2 Law, nagsimula na nilang iproseso ang applikasyon para sa 50,000 CT. Higit sa...

DILG hires first batch of 10k Contact Tracers

October 2, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) today said that as of yesterday, the first batch of 10,136 Contact Tracers (CTs) have been hired nationwide from the more than 55,000 aspirants who have applied for the post.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that as soon as the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act or Bayanihan 2 Law was signed, the hiring process for 50,000 CTs began and...

DILG calls for a uniform price of COVID-19 RT PCR swab test

October 2, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is pushing for a standard price for the Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) or swab test for COVID-19.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said the least the health services industry could do is to make the RT-PCR test affordable by lowering and standardizing its price so more people can avail for themselves of the swab...

Emergency hotline 911 fully operational na -- DILG

October 1, 2020

Ipinahayag ngayong Miyerkules, Sept. 30, 2020 ni Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año na puwede nang tawagan at operational na ang Philippine Emergency Hotline 911 matapos na ito ay pansamantalang nagbawas ng operasyon dahil sa mga ilang emergency communicators na tinamaan ng Covid-19.

Pinasalamatan din ni Año ang publiko sa kanilang pang-unawa sa...

DILG: PH Emergency Hotline 911 now fully operational

September 30, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) announced today that the Philippine Emergency Hotline 911 has resumed full operation after a brief hiatus after several of its Emergency Telecommunicators were infected with COVID-19.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año thanked the public for their kind understanding of the problems faced by the Emergency 911 Hotline. “Malugod pong...

DILG hinikayat ang mga LGU na iendorso ang mga mild at asymptomatic na pasyente sa mga Oplan Kalinga hotels at quarantine facilities

September 29, 2020

Inatasan ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga lokal na pamahalaan ng Kalakhang Maynila na idulog ang mga mild at asymptomatic na pasyente sa mga Oplan Kalinga hotels at quarantine facilities kung puno na ang kanilang isolation facilities, sapagka’t mayroon nang 4,000 bakanteng mga kama mula nang tumaas ang bilang ng mga gumaling at nakalabas na mula sa mga...

DILG urges LGUs to endorse mild and asymptomatic patients to Oplan Kalinga hotels and quarantine facilities

September 28, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is enjoining all Metro Manila local government units (LGUs) to endorse mild and asymptomatic patients to Oplan Kalinga hotels and quarantine facilities if their local isolation facilities are already full since there are 4,000 beds now available due to the increase in discharges or recoveries in the past weeks.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M....

DILG: 21 RT-PCR na laboratoryong pinatatakbo ng mga LGU binuksan na

September 28, 2020

Dalawampu’t isang Reverse Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) na laboratoryong pinatatakbo ng mga local government units ang binuksan na at tumutugon sa mga pangangailangan ng kanilang mga nasasakupan at pinabubuti ang pambansang kakayahan para magsuri ng COVID-19.

Masayang tinanggap ni Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang...

DILG: 21 LGU-run RT-PCR Laboratories now fully operational

September 28, 2020

Twenty-one (21) Reverse Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) laboratories run by local government units (LGUs) are now operational and serving the needs of their constituents significantly helping improve the country’s overall testing capacity for COVID-19.

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año welcomed this development and...

DILG tuloy pa rin ang pagtanggap ng aplikasyon para sa 50,000 contact tracers

September 25, 2020

Inalis na ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang deadline sa pagtanggap ng mga contact tracers at sa halip ay itutuloy ito hanggang makaipon ng 50,000 bilang bahagi ng kampanya upang maitaas ang antas ng contact tracing sa bansa.

Ayon kay DILG Undersecretary at Spokesperson Jonathan Malaya na patuloy na tatanggap ang kanilang mga provincial at city field offices ng mga...

ASEAN Senior Officials commit to stronger regional collaboration to address new forms of transnational crime

September 25, 2020

Cognizant on the emergence of new forms of transnational crime amid the COVID-19 pandemic, 64 senior officials from the 10 member countries of Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has committed to stronger regional collaboration to end people smuggling, illicit trafficking of wildlife and timber on top of their existing areas of cooperation on transnational crimes in the...

STATEMENT OF GEN. EDUARDO M AÑO (RET) RE: EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT’S RESOLUTION ON PH DRUG WAR

September 24, 2020

Statement of
GEN EDUARDO M AÑO (RET)
Secretary, Department of the Interior and Local Government

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT’S RESOLUTION ON PH DRUG WAR

We at the Department of the Interior and Local Government appreciate the concern shown by the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the alleged human rights violations in the government’s drive against illegal drugs in the...

DILG adopts continuous hiring in filling up the 50,000 slots for Contact Tracers

September 24, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government will do away with deadlines but instead is adopting the continuous hiring system until it has hired at least 50,000 contact tracers as part of its efforts to ramp up contact tracing in the country.

DILG Undersecretary and Spokesperson Jonathan Malaya said that all DILG provincial and city field offices will continue to accept applications...

DILG: Philippine hosting of 20th ASEAN SOMTC tackles trafficking in persons, regional cooperation during COVID-19 pandemic

September 24, 2020

As part of the unified quest to fully defeat the COVID-19 pandemic, the Philippine hosting of the 20th ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Transnational Crime (SOMTC) held today tackles trafficking in persons and other areas of regional cooperation, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that the growing challenges and new...

DILG pinabilis ang pagkuha ng police clearance sa 186 PNP stations sa buong bansa

September 24, 2020

Ang publiko ay makakaranas na ng mas pinabilis at pinahusay na proseso ng police clearance sa 186 istasyon ng pulis sa buong bansa sa paglunsad ng National Police Clearance System (NPCS), ayon sa Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

Ayon kay DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año, ang online NPCS ay isang malaking hakbang tungo sa pag-iwas sa krimen at sa kapayapaan lalo ngayong...

DILG: Faster processing of police clearance now possible in some 186 PNP stations nationwide

September 23, 2020

The public can now enjoy faster and more efficient transactions of their police clearance applications in some 186 police stations nationwide with the rollout of the National Police Clearance System (NPCS), according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that the online NPCS is a great leap towards crime prevention and peace in the...

DILG to CIDG: Investigate “Flatten the Fear” event, reminds public to follow minimum health standards

September 23, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has directed the Philippine National Police - Crime Detection and Investigation Group (PNP-CIDG) to investigate the “Flatten the Fear” event held by the so-called Concerned Doctors and Citizens of the Philippines (CDCPh) which seeks to end all community restrictions and lockdowns in the country despite the on-going global...

DILG: Bukas ang deadline sa application ng nais maging contact tracer

September 22, 2020

Hanggang bukas na lang puwedeng mag-apply ang mga nais maging aplikante ng contact tracers sa lahat ng provincial at city field offices ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) sa buong bansa.

Binigyan ng authority ang DILG sa ilalim ng Bayanihan to Recover as One Act o Bayanihan 2 Law na kumuha ng 50,000 contact tracers upang palakasin ang programa ng contact tracing ng...

DILG: Tomorrow is the deadline of application for contact tracers

September 22, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) will accept applications for contact tracers until tomorrow in all its provincial and city field offices nationwide. The DILG was earlier authorized under the Bayanihan to Recover as One Act or Bayanihan 2 Law to hire at least 50,000 contact tracers to ramp up the government’s contact tracing program.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M....

DILG: Crime rate bumaba ng 46.66% sa gitna ng pandemya, hinimok ang mga makakaliwa at mga kritko na huwag magpakalat ng fake news

September 22, 2020

Iniulat ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) na ang index crime volume sa buong bansa ay bumaba ng 46.66% mula noong umpisa ng COVID-19 pandemic, taliwas sa sinabi ng mga grupong komunista na ang mga namatay sa drug war ng pamahalaan ay dumami sa panahon ng pandemya.

Hinikayat ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang mga makakaliwa na tumigil na sa pagkakalat ng fake news...

DILG: Crime down by 46.66% amid COVID-19 pandemic, urges leftists and critics to stop spreading fake news

September 22, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said that the index crime volume nationwide actually went down by 46.66% since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic rebutting claims by Leftist groups that deaths from the government anti-drug campaign allegedly increased during the pandemic.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año urged the Leftists to stop spreading fake news about this alleged...

DILG binalaan ang mga LGUs at publiko sa isang impostor na nagpapakilalang mataas na opisyal ng DILG

September 21, 2020

Binalaan ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ngayong linggo ang mga local goverernment units tungkol sa isang modus operandi kung saan may mga impostor na nagpapakilalang mataas na opisyal ng DILG para makapag-scam o makakuha ng pabor at mangilil ng pera sa mga biktimang LGUs nito.

Sinabi ni DILG Undersecretary at Spokesperson Jonathan Malaya na nakatanggap sila ng mga...

DILG warns LGUs and the public of impostors posing as DILG officials

September 20, 2020

The Department of the Interior and Local Government today warned all Local Government Units nationwide of a modus operandi where impostors pretend to be DILG senior officials in an apparent scam to solicitor favors or extort money from LGUs.

DILG Undersecretary and Spokesperson Jonathan Malaya said they have been receiving numerous reports from local chief executives that they have received...