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DILG hinimok ang mga pamahalaang lokal na suportahan ang National Children

November 20, 2018

Hinikayat ni Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang mga pamahalaang lokal na manguna para sa kapakanan ng mga bata sa pamamagitan ng pagsuporta sa pagdiriwang ng 26th National Children's Month (NCM) na may temang "Isulong: Tamang Pag-aaruga sa Lahat ng Bata".

Ipinahayag ni Año na ang NCM ay ang pinakamagandang pagkakataon upang itaguyod ang...

DILG urges LGUs to support the celebration of National Children

November 20, 2018

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año urges local government units (LGUs) to be advocates of children's welfare by spearheading the celebration of the 26th National Children's Month (NCM) with the theme "Isulong: Tamang Pag-aaruga sa Lahat ng Bata".

Año says that NCM is the opportune time to promote children's welfare down to the grassroots level...

We are open to dialogue with Ang Probinsiyano producers - Año

November 19, 2018

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the producers of the teleserye Ang Probinsiyano will be meeting this week to iron out differences about the show, according to DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año. "The producers of the show have approached us to discuss ways to resolve the issues raised by the Philippine National Police (PNP). As we said previously, we are always open...

DILG expresses dismay on "Ang Probinsyano's" portrayal of the Police organization

November 19, 2018

Department of the Interior and Local Government Secretary Eduardo M. Año expressed his dismay over the portrayal of the Philippine National Police (PNP) head and personnel in the teleserye Ang Probinsiyano that airs on ABS CBN.

"I am dismayed on how "Ang Probinsyano" depicts the PNP organization. They are intentionally sending a wrong message to the public which is demoralizing the ranks of...

DILG siniguro sa EU emissaries ang payapa at bukas na pagdaraos ng halalan sa 2019

November 16, 2018

Tiniyak ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) sa mga miyembro ng European Union (EU) Exploratory Mission ang pagdaraos ng payapa at bukas na halalan sa 2019.

Ginawa ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang pahayag kasunod ng pagbisita ng EU emissaries sa DILG Central Office para sa posibleng observer mission para mag-assess sa sitwasyon ng papalapit na paghahanda sa eleksyon...

Federalism may help iron out traffic in Metro Manila

November 15, 2018

Federalism will help fix the traffic woes of Metro Manila.

According to the Institute of Political and Electoral Reforms (IPER) Executive Director Ramon Casiple, a federal setup would give the regional governor enough power to help solve the problem of heavy traffic in the National Capital Region.

“Ang traffic problem ng NCR, mapagtutuunan na 'yan ng governor ng NCR. Kung binaba mo ang...

DILG assures EU emissaries of peaceful, transparent 2019 midterm polls

November 15, 2018

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) assured the members of European Union (EU) Exploratory Mission of a peaceful and transparent conduct of 2019 midterm elections.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año made this statement following the visit of EU emissaries at the DILG Central Office for a possible observer mission to assess the situation of the upcoming elections preparation...

DILG sa mga pamahalaang lokal: Maghanda para sa mas matinding SGLG criteria

November 14, 2018

Mas mataas pa sa kasalukuyang "all-in" na pamantayan para sa Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) ang dapat asahan ng mga pamahalaang lokal ayon sa Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) tungo sa patuloy na pag-unlad ng antas ng pamamahala.

"Patuloy ang pagtaas ng pamatayan ng SGLG habang ating hinahangad na makapag-alay nang pinakamataas na antas ng paglilingkod sa ating mga...

DILG to LGUs: Brace for tougher SGLG criteria

November 13, 2018

Local government units (LGUs) should brace themselves for tougher Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) standards as the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is considering to raise its "all-in" criteria a notch higher for more improved local governance.

"We can only go up from here. The SGLG Awards will continue to raise its standards as we aim to provide the best service to...

DILG pinarangalan ang 74 LGUs, regional personnel dahil sa kapuri-puring PCF performance, hinamon ang mga awardees na paunlarin ang kabuhayan ng mga mamamayan

November 12, 2018

Bahagi ng patuloy na pag-ani ng mabuting lokal na pamamahala, pinarangalan ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) sa ginanap na PCF summit sa The Sulu Riviera Hotel sa Quezon City ang 74 local government units (LGUs) at ilang DILG Regional Field Personnel sa buong bansa dahilan sa kapuri-puring pagpapatupad sa Performance Challenge Fund (PCF) projects.

Hinamon ni DILG...

Mayors' league supports federal shift

November 12, 2018

The 1,489-strong League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP) believes that federalism will help local chief executives (LCEs) develop their own areas and offers its support for the government’s campaign for a federal shift.

"Bilang presidente ng LMP, sinusuportahan ko ang pederalismo… Lahat ng mga punong-bayan sa Pilipinas ay sumusuporta sa pederalismo. Maganda kasi ang...

DILG awards 74 LGUs, regional personnel for exemplary PCF performance, challenges awardees to uplift lives of people

November 12, 2018

As part of its continuing harvest of good local governance, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) awards a total of 74 local government units (LGUs) and key DILG Regional Field Personnel nationwide for their exemplary performance in championing their respective Performance Challenge Fund (PCF) projects during the PCF Summit held recently at The Sulu Riviera Hotel in Quezon...

DILG asks Manila barangay chairman who mauled teenager to surrender

November 9, 2018

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año urges a Manila barangay chairman and his personnel who were allegedly involved in mauling a 16-year-old youth in Sta. Cruz, Manila to surface and yield to authorities.

Año says Chairman Felipe Jr. Falcon of Barangay 350, City of Manila should be “man enough to face the consequences of his actions.”

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DILG lauds PNP/AFP for the arrest of Vic Ladlad

November 9, 2018

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) lauds the Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) for the arrest of CPP Central Committee Member Vicente 'Vic' Ladlad, and two other suspects, for illegal possession of firearms.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año says that the arrest proves that no one, whatever your status is in the society, is...

DILG: Creation of IATF signals strong commitment of PRRD to federalism

November 8, 2018

The birth of the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Federalism and Constitutional Reform signals President Rodrigo Duterte’s full commitment to federalism, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

“As the head agency tasked by President Duterte to advocate for federalism, we are happy with the creation of the interagency task force. This is clear...

Federalism will give MIMAROPA region bigger responsibilities in protecting El Nido and other tourism sites

November 7, 2018

Under a federal setup, the regional government of MIMAROPA (Occidental Mindoro, Oriental Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon and Palawan) will have bigger responsibilities in protecting and developing its own tourist attractions, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

DILG Assistant Secretary Jonathan E. Malaya says the region and local government units (LGUs)...

More college graduates under federalism - Concom

October 31, 2018

There will be more college graduates in the Philippines once the country federalizes, according to the members of the Consultative Committee (Concom).

In the Concom’s draft Bayanihan Federal Constitution, basic education is a demandable right which all Filipinos are entitled to.

Tuition fees, school infrastructures, books, teachers’ salaries, and electricity will be shouldered by...

DILG hinikayat ang mga pamahalaang lokal, attached agencies na gamitin ang buong puwersa para sa Undas 2018

October 30, 2018

Ilang araw bago ang Undas, hinikayat ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga pamahalaang lokal at mga ahensya sa ilalim nito na gamitin ang buong puwersa upang matiyak ang payapa at ligtas na taunang paggunita sa mga namayapa.

Ayon kay DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año, ang dagsa at dami ng mga taong uuwi sa probinsya at dadalaw sa mga sementeryo para sa Undas ay...

DILG to LGUs, attached agencies: 'All hands on deck' in the observance of Undas 2018

October 30, 2018

A couple of days prior to the observance of the All Saints' Day holidays or Undas, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) urges local government units (LGUs) and its attached agencies to place "all hands on deck" to ensure a peaceful and safe conduct of the annual tradition for the departed.

DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año says that the influx of people going home to...

DILG to governors and mayors: Stay in your posts to prepare for Typhoon Rosita

October 29, 2018

With the expected landfall of Typhoon Rosita on Tuesday morning, Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año reminds all local chief executives of Regions 1, 2, 3 CAR, CALABARZON, V, and Metro Manila to stay in their posts before, during, and after the calamity.

“As leaders of your localities and chairpersons of your respective local disaster...

DILG: Federalism can unlock Soccsksargen's chest of natural wealth

October 29, 2018

Federalism can be the key to unlocking Soccsksargen’s untapped abundance of natural and mineral resources, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

“The people of Soccsksargen are literally sitting on gold, copper, and iron, but are still living in poverty because of unequitable distribution of wealth under the present system of government,”...

DILG conducts nationwide performance audit of local anti-drug abuse councils

October 29, 2018

To ensure the continued performance of all local anti-drug abuse councils (ADACs) in the campaign against illegal drugs, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has commenced the conduct of performance audit of all provincial, city, and municipal ADACs across the country.

“Ang kampanya laban sa iligal na droga ay hindi lang laban ni Pangulong Duterte, ng DILG, PNP,...

DILG sinusubaybayan ang lahat ng island resorts sa bansa para maiwasan ang pagsara katulad ng Boracay

October 26, 2018

Upang maiwasan ang pagsasara tulad ng nangyari sa Boracay, inatasan ni Pangulong Rodrigo Roa Duterte ang Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) na subaybayan ang mga island resorts at beach tourism destinations sa buong bansa.

Upang makasiguro na ang kagawaran ay makakasunod sa direktiba ng Pangulo, inatasan ni DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang lahat ng regional offices...

Año sinibak ang PNPA Director dahil sa isyu ng 'oral sex punishment'

October 25, 2018

Sinibak ni Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año ang pinuno ng Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) dahil sa umano’y "oral sex punishment" at hazing na ipinataw sa mga underclassmen mula sa kanilang mga senior cadets, ayon sa tagapagsalita ng DILG.

“Ipinag-utos ni OIC-Secretary Ano ang agarang pagsibak kay PNPA Director, Chief...

DILG now monitoring all island resorts in PH to avoid à la Boracay closure

October 25, 2018

To avoid a scenario similar to the temporary closure of Boracay, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has been instructed by President Rodrigo Roa Duterte to monitor all island resorts and beach tourism destinations in the country.

To ensure the Department’s compliance with the President’s directive, DILG OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año has directed all...

Año sacks PNPA Director over 'oral sex punishment' issue

October 24, 2018

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Ano has ordered the relief of the head of the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) over the alleged "oral sex punishment" and hazing imposed on underclassmen by senior cadets, according to the DILG Spokesperson.

“OIC-Secretary Año has ordered the immediate relief of the PNPA Director, Chief...

Calabarzon ready for federal shift, seen to help weaker regions during the transition - DILG

October 23, 2018

Calabarzon is fully equipped to handle its own shift to a federal form of government, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

“Given the region’s expanding and highly competitive economic environment, the local government units (LGUs) of Calabarzon can walk gracefully through the transition into federalism,” says DILG Assistant Secretary...

DILG hinimok ang mga pamahalaang lokal na gamitin sa makabuluhang proyekto ang P980-M insentibo ng PCF

October 22, 2018

Gamitin sa makabuluhang proyekto ang insentibo mula sa Performance Challenge Fund (PCF) sa pamamagitan nang paglalaan nito sa mga inisyatibong higit na makatutulong sa inyong mga kababayan.

Ito ang mensahe ni Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) OIC-Secretary Eduardo M. Año kasunod ng paglalabas ng kautusan ukol sa pagkakaloob ng insentibo ng PCF 2018 na higit sa P980-M sa...

Muling pagbukas ng Boracay sa Oktubre 26 tuloy na, isla magiging standard ng mga resort sa Pilipinas - DILG

October 22, 2018

Matapos ang inspeksyon sa Boracay, sinabi ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) na gusto nilang gawing pamantayan ang pamosong isla ng lahat ng mga resorts sa Pilipinas.

Sinabi ni DILG OIC Secretary Eduardo M. Año na bagama’t maaari na muling bumisita ang mga lokal at banyagang turista sa Boracay sa pagbubukas nito sa Oktubre 26, aabutin pa ng dalawang (2) taon para...

Federalism and BOL go hand in hand - DILG

October 22, 2018

Shifting to a federal form of government perfectly aligns with the Bangsamoro’s hope for local autonomy, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).

“Federalism will cement in the Constitution the asymmetric relationship between the autonomous region of Bangsamoro and the federal government,” says DILG Assistant Secretary Jonathan E. Malaya.

He...