• Anak TV Awards
  • Disiplina Muna1
  • Disiplina Muna
  • Courtesy Call with OIC Usec Densing
  • Takbo para sa Kalikasan
  • SILG with VP Leni ICAD
  • EODB1
  • EODB2
  • EODB3
  • EODB
  • NAPC Forum on Poverty Reduction
  • SGLG 2019 Awarding1
  • SGLG 2019 Awarding
  • Writeshop  on Citizen's Charter
  • LTIA Awardees from Iloilo City
  • CDA Coop Month
  • SILG Production Oplan Tubig
  • SILG with Foregin Delegate
  • SILG with Foregin Delegate1
  • NWOEP

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Task Force CORE submits second set of proposed Charter amendments to Congress

December 9, 2019

The Inter-Agency Task Force on Constitutional Reform (Task Force CORE) has submitted its second set of proposed constitutional amendments to the House Committee on Constitutional Amendments during a public hearing/consultation held at University of the Philippines (UP) Visayas in Iloilo on Friday.

DILG Undersecretary Jonathan Malaya said that they submitted their second set of proposed constitutional amendments covering political and electoral reforms to the Committee chaired by Rep. Rufus Rodriguez of Cagayan de Oro City. The Iloilo public consultation was presided by Cong. Lorenz Defensor (3rd District, Iloilo).

Task Force CORE which is chaired by DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año was created by the...

DILG praises Manila City Government for declaring vandals persona non-grata

December 9, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government praised the City Government of Manila for passing a council resolution declaring the vandalism group Panday Sining as persona non grata and urges the group to instead focus its energies to help government clean up Metro Manila.

“We congratulate the City of Manila for this clear signal to everyone that it will not further tolerate the defacement of the capital city. It’s time we help government and that begins by disciplining ourselves. #DisiplinaMuna po. Change starts with us,” said DILG Spokersperson and Undersecretary Jonathan Malaya.

He said that it took 15 years before the local government was finally able to clean the...

DILG welcomes Supreme Court circular warning RTCs not to interfere with Ombudsman disciplinary cases

December 9, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) welcomes the circular issued by the Supreme Court reminding and advising all Regional Trial Courts (RTCs) that they have no jurisdiction or authority to interfere with or restrict the execution of the decisions of the Ombudsman in disciplinary cases.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año welcomed the issuance of Office of the Court Administrator (OCA) Circular No. 221-2019 in view of repeated cases where various RTCs have issued Temporary Restraining Orders (TRO) and writs of preliminary injunctions against the decisions of the Office of the Ombudsman which the DILG is mandated to implement.

“The numerous instances when the statutory duty of...

DILG calls for in-kind donations to Typhoon Tisoy victims thru Project Tabang Bikol

December 6, 2019

Few days after Typhoon Tisoy unleashed its fury, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is appealing for in-kind donations to typhoon victims in Bicol and other affected areas through the Project Tabang Bikol (Project Help Bicol.)

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that Cebu Pacific and the Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) have agreed to provide free cargo space for relief goods from Manila to Bicol and other affected areas.

“We are appealing to all our fellow Filipinos, let the true spirit of Christmas shine upon each one of us by extending our help to Typhoon Tisoy victims in Bicol and other affected areas,” Año said.

Project Tabang Bikol is a collaborative effort of...

DILG STATEMENT SUPPORTING THE CALL OF DND ON THE NON-EXTENSION OF MARTIAL LAW IN MINDANAO

December 5, 2019
Sec. Eduardo M. Año
Secretary, DILG

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) supports the recommendation of the Department of National Defense (DND) not to extend the declaration of Martial Law in Mindanao after it expires on December 31 this year.

We concur with the DND that the purpose of Martial Law has been attained based on the assessment of military and police forces as normalcy has returned to the entire region and the peace and order situation in the area has remarkably improved since the Marawi Siege of 2017.

In the last two years and eight months that Martial Law is in effect in Mindanao, our military and police forces in the region have significantly degraded the...

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Bukidnon ex-rebels receive P4.5M assistance via E-CLIP

December 6, 2019

Government financial assistance is still up for those who are willing to give up their weapons and seek a peaceful resolution towards starting anew.

As such, 79 more former rebels from the Province of Bukidnon received a total of P4,518,825-worth of financial assistance via Enhanced Comprehensive Local Integration Program (E-CLIP), to support efforts of finally ending the local communist armed conflict in the country.

The received financial assistance packages were composed of immediate and livelihood assistance, and firearm remuneration, depending on the benefits they are entitled to.

“We are glad that through DILG’s E-CLIP, more rebels are now turning their back against...

DILG CAR celebrates LIS Month 2019

November 28, 2019

LA TRINIDAD, Benguet -- Sitio Talingguroy is no ordinary place. One of the farthest and poorest community, home to no more than 300 households also lies a school that grooms 60 pupils from kinder to sixth grade. Teachers go home once a week because one has to hike through slippery and muddy pathways to reach the school and teachers wanted to start their lessons on time.

In the pursuit of promoting awareness, reaching underprivileged communities and with the aim to involve the young to appreciate the importance of libraries and information as a source of lifelong knowledge and learning, the Department of the Interior and Local Government – CAR conducts a story-telling contest to...

23 NorMin LGUs win SGLG award

November 26, 2019

From 10 awarded local government units (LGUs) in the previous year, Northern Mindanao now has 23 LGU Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) awardees this year, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government-Regional Office 10.

DILG 10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe commended the efforts of the LGUs that “beyond the recognition and incentives they get, being awarded with SGLG manifests that ‘good governance’ exists in their jurisdictions and they are able to provide excellent services for their constituents.”

It is the honor of DILG Region 10 that our LGUs took the challenge of passing the seal this year. Despite the tougher criteria,...

DILG CAR leads CoRe Youth Congress

November 25, 2019

The DILG-Cordillera Administrative Region conducted a two-day Constitutional Reform Youth Congress through the Center for Federalism and Constitutional Reform (CFCR-PMO), participated by different schools in the Cordillera from November 21-22, 2019 at the Sen. Nene Pimentel Hall Baguio City headed by Regional Director Marlo L. Iringan and Assistant Regional Director Araceli A. San Jose.

A Constitutional Reform Talk was presented by DILG CFCR-PMO Multi-media Management Officer Marcelo L. Gemalan on the Role of the Youth in Nation Building. This is beneficial in increasing the awareness of the young and to encourage their involvement in understanding the general principles of constitutional...

MisOr task force bats insurgency, delivers basic services in Gingoog brgy

October 23, 2019
Whole of Nation for peace.  Various government agencies join forces in delivering basic services and social development packages in Brgy. Eureka, Gingoog City, Misamis Occidental.

Whole of Nation for peace. Various government agencies join forces in delivering basic services and social development packages in Brgy. Eureka, Gingoog City, Misamis Oriental.

Delivering basic services, especially to the conflict-affected areas in the province is now one of the priority goals of the Province of Misamis Oriental as it steps up its efforts in operationalizing the Provincial Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (PTF-ELCAC).

DILG 10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe said that during the recent launching of MisOr PTF-ELCAC, Barangay Eureka, Gingoog City received basic services and social development packages from different agencies, as part of the...

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