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Pagpapalabas ng CIDG ng subpoena sa mga lokal na pamahalaan legal at nararapat upang makapag-imbestiga laban sa korapsyon

October 19, 2018

Idinepensa ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang direktiba ng Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) na imbestigahan ang 37 munisipyo at syudad dahil sa diumano’y iregularidad sa pagpapalabas ng pondo ng bayan o mga gawaing nabahiran ng korapsyon.

Sinabi ni DILG Spokesperson, Assistant Secretary Jonathan E. Malaya na ang Kagawaran na siyang may pangkalahatang pamamahala sa mga lokal na pamahalaan, ay may karapatan na magsagawa ng fact-finding at case build-up sa mga kaso ng korapsyon laban sa mga opisyal ng lokal na pamahalaan.

Sinabi ni Malaya na ang direktiba ni DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo Año sa PNP na imbestigahan ang ilang lokal na pamahalaan ay ayon sa...

Boracay October 26 reopening a go, island to be the standard for all resorts in PH - DILG

October 19, 2018

After conducting inspections in Boracay for the past 2 days, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) said that they want to make the world-famous island the gold standard for all resorts in the Philippines.

DILG OIC Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that while local and foreign tourists will be welcome again to visit Boracay during the soft reopening on October 26, it will take about two years to complete the island’s rehabilitation.

There will be a lot of laws and ordinances to be implemented in Boracay under our (DILG) supervision to make sure that there will be no repeat of what happened before,” Año said.

He said that the immediate problems on violations of...

Joma is wrong, gov't not giving up on peace - Año

October 19, 2018

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) assures the people that the government “is not giving up on peace” and is “going all out on localized peace talks” contrary to the claims of Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) chairman Joma Sison that the government closed its doors on peace negotiations.

“Joma is mistaken. The government has always been on the side of peace. Hindi kami ang kontrabida dito. We have always been relentless in the pursuit of promoting peace and we are not giving up on it,” says DILG OIC Secretary Eduardo M. Año.

Año says that with the halt of national peace negotiations, the government opted to explore avenues of...

DILG spox says CIDG's issuance of subpoena to LGUs legal and necessary to investigate corruption

October 16, 2018

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) defended its directive to the Philippine National Police (PNP)'s Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) to investigate at least 37 municipalities and cities for alleged irregularities in their disbursement of public funds or alleged corrupt practices.

DILG Spokesperson, Assistant Secretary Jonathan E. Malaya, said on Tuesday that the Department exercises general supervision over local government units and thus has the power to do fact-finding and case build-up on corruption complaints against local government officials.

Malaya said that the directive of DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo Año to PNP to investigate some local government...

DILG to LGUs: Get environmental compliance certificate before starting any environmental project

October 15, 2018

In ensuring the protection of the people and safeguarding the environment against man-made disasters, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is reminding all local government units (LGUs) to secure an Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) from the Department of the Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) before operating any environmental project.

In Memorandum Circular 2018-152, DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año says that projects that pose possible environmental risk or impact are required to secure an ECC from the DENR-Environmental Management Bureau. Among such projects are mining, agriculture projects, and golf course construction.

“Sometimes there is a flip side...

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10 Normin LGUs bag good governance award

October 10, 2018

Manifesting excellence in local governance, 10 local government units (LGUs) from Northern Mindanao succesfully clinched the Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) for this year.

For the City Government, El Salvador City retained its spot in the list of awardees, while for Municipal Governments, the following bagged the seal for this year: Kapatagan, Lanao del Norte; Sultan Naga Dimaporo, Lanao del Norte; Kolambugan, Lanao del Norte; Sapad, Lanao del Norte; Maramag, Bukidnon; Pangatucan, Bukidnon; Sagay, Camiguin; Bonifacio, Misamis Occidental; and Lugait, Misamis Oriental.

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)- 10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe commended the said LGUs...

DILG-10 reiterates ban of pedicabs, tricycles on major roads

October 9, 2018

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Region 10 reminded that pedicabs and tricycles are prohibited to traverse national highways unless there is no other alternative route.

With this, DILG 10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe urged Northern Mindanao municipal and city mayors to heed this call.

Nanawagan naman ta sa atong mga local chief executives, especially sa atong mayors, nga pag-abot sa pagpaagi sa atong mga pedicabs and tricycles sa atong mga national highways, this should be regulated [We already urged our local chief executives to regulate the pedicabs and tricycles along national highways],” he said.

The said vehicles should not operate on...

DILG 10 BNEO trainers' training focuses on Barangay Development Plan Formulation

September 17, 2018

Barangay Development Plan, Barangay Budget and Capacity Development Agenda—these are the focus areas in the recent conduct of the Training of Trainers of Barangay Newly-Elected Officials (BNEO) Training Management Team for Barangay Development Plan Formulation.

Conducted by Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Region 10, the training aimed to capacitate the Training Management Team per City/Municipality per Province on planning for development in their barangays.

This was participated by Training Management Team composed of City/Municipal Planning and Development Coordinator (C/MPDC) and City/Municipal Budget Officer (C/MBO).

“You are the ones in a very...

DILG Misor unveils new building

September 14, 2018

NEW DILG BUILDING. DILG 10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe officially turns over the ceremonial key to the new DILG Misamis Oriental Provincial Building to Provincial Director Edward G. Bhagwani. The DILG Misamis Oriental provincial office is now located at KM 3 Masterson Avenue, Upper Carmen, Cagayan de Oro City beside the DILG 10 Regional Office.

BNEO goes online in NCR

September 5, 2018

DILG-NCR has opened the virtual classrooms for newly elected barangay officials through the BNEO Program Online Portal.

The portal was created by the DILG-NCR, with support from the Local Government Academy to help newly-elected barangay officials learn more about barangay governance anytime and anywhere.

The portal is a component of the Barangay Newly Elected Officials towards Grassroots Renewal and Empowerment for Accountable and Transparent (GREAT) Barangays Program or BNEO for GREAT Barangays, which has been designed to empower newly-elected officials by providing information to help them understand and fulfill their mandate effectively. It is open for Punong Barangays, Sangguniang...

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