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Mahigit 17K local officials sasanayin ng DILG sa lokal na pamamahala

May 21, 2019

Sa nalalapit na pagtatapos ng eleksyon, handa na ang Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) na sanayin ang kabuuang 17,754 na bagong halal at muling naihalal na local government officials kung paano maging mahusay na lider ng pamahalaang lokal na gagabay sa kani-kanilang lokalidad tungo sa kapayapaan at pag-unlad.

Inihayag ni DILG Undersecretary at Spokesperson Jonathan Malaya...

DILG ready to train over 17k local officials on good governance

May 20, 2019

With the elections soon coming to a close, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is now ready to train a total of 17,754 newly-elected and reelected local government officials on how to become effective local government leaders “who will steer their respective localities to greater heights of peace and development.”

DILG Undersecretary and Spokesperson...

DILG to LGUs: Ensure smooth transition of powers to newly-elected officials, no more grudges and bitterness

May 16, 2019

With the election of new faces in key positions in local governments, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) reiterates its call to local government units (LGUs) to ensure a smooth and orderly transition of powers and responsibilities to the newly-elected officials in the recently-concluded May 13 midterm polls.

“We thank the Filipino people for exercising their right...

Statement of the DILG on the Successful Conduct of the 2019 Midterm Elections

May 15, 2019

I wish to commend the Philippine National Police (PNP), Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP), Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP), and to the entire DILG Family for their invaluable contribution to the conduct of a free, honest, orderly, peaceful, and credible elections nationwide.

The early and thorough preparations of the PNP that started a year before the May 13, 2019 voting day as...

DILG pinaalalahanan ang mga pamahalaang lokal, kandidato na linisin ang mga basura ng halalan

May 14, 2019

Isang araw matapos ang halalan, pinaalalahanan ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga pinuno ng pamahalaang lokal at mga kandidato na pangunahan ang agarang paglilinis at pagtatanggal ng kanilang mga election campaign material.

“Tapos na po ang halalan at nakapili na ang mga mamamayan kung sino sa palagay nila ang karapat-dapat na magsagwan sa kanila tungo sa...

DILG to LGUs, candidates: Clean up your poll trash

May 14, 2019

A day after the midterm elections, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is calling on all local officials and candidates to lead the clean up drive and remove their election campaign materials immediately.

“Tapos na po ang halalan at nakapili na ang mga mamamayan kung sino sa palagay nila ang karapat-dapat na magsagwan sa kanila tungo sa tunay na pagbabago. The...

DILG: 2,838 cops ready to act in Election Boards on Monday

May 14, 2019

The Philippine National Police (PNP) has 2,838 police officers nationwide ready to be deputized by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) to serve as Board of Election Inspectors (BEI) during the Elections on Monday if there are no available teachers to serve and if the peace and order situation in an area requires their service, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government...

Electoral Boards entitled sa legal assistance - DILG

May 14, 2019

Hinikayat ng Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga guro at ibang indibidwal na maglilingkod bilang Electoral Boards sa halalan sa Lunes na humingi ng legal assistance sa ilalim ng RA 10756 o Election Service Reform Act para sa anumang legal na harassment o problema na mararanasan sa pagtupad nila sa kanilang tungkulin sa eleksyon.

Ipinahayag ni DILG Undersecretary at...

Electoral Board entitled to Legal Assistance - DILG

May 14, 2019

The Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) is urging teachers and other individuals serving as Electoral Boards in the elections on Monday to avail of legal assistance under Republic Act 10756 or the Election Service Reform Act for any legal harassment or problem they encounter in the performance of their electoral duties.

DILG Undersecretary and Spokesperson Jonathan Malaya said...

DILG calls on the public to report vote-buying to COMELEC, PNP or NBI

May 9, 2019

Four days to go before the May 13 midterm elections, the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) is calling on the public to report incidents of vote-buying to the Commission on Elections (COMELEC), Philippine National Police (PNP) or the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) in compliance with the directive of the COMELEC Task Force Kontra Bigay led by Commissioner Al Parreño.

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DILG inilunsad ang unang programang pang-telebisyon na "Tayo Na!"

May 7, 2019

Inilunsad ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) kahapong Lunes ng gabi ang kauna-unahang mainstream nitong programa sa telebisyon na "Tayo Na!" upang ipaaalam sa mas malawak na tagapanood ang mga proyekto at gawain ng Kagawaran at himukin ang kanilang partisipasyon sa mga programa ng DILG para sa pagpapabuti ng pamamahala ng gobyerno.

"Nais naming marating ang mas malawak...

DILG launches its first television show “Tayo Na!”

May 7, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) launched Monday night its first mainstream television series “Tayo Na!” to communicate to a wider audience the Department’s projects and activities and urge their participation in the DILG’s good governance programs.

“We want to reach a wider audience and tell the public of the many initiatives of the...

DILG suportado ang planong pagpapasara sa mga resort sa Palawan na lumabag sa iba't ibang batas pangkalikasan

May 6, 2019

Suportado ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mungkahi ni Department of Tourism (DOT) Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat na isailalim sa pangangalaga ng pamahalaan ang mga tourism site sa bansa na hindi nakatupad sa mga itinatadhana ng mga batas pangkalikasan at iba pang kautusan na tulad nito gaya ng ginawa sa Boracay.

Ipinahayag ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año na...

DILG supports plan to close erring Palawan resorts

May 6, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) supports the recommendation of Department of Tourism (DoT) Secretary Bernadette Romulo-Puyat to take over tourism sites across the country that have not complied with environmental and other laws similar to what was done in Boracay.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that “we support the proposal of DoT. The campaign to...

DILG nagpapaalala sa mga pamahalaang lokal na huwag magbigay ng business permit sa mga gusaling walang STP o septic tank system

April 29, 2019

Upang maiwasan ang patuloy na pagkasira ng mga katubigan sa bansa tulad ng nangyari sa Manila Bay at sa mga sangang ilog nito, hinihikayat ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga pamahalaang lokal na huwag bigyan ng building permit ang mga establisyimento kung wala itong disenyo ng hygienic septic tank o wastewater treatment facility na batay sa umiiral na mga batas...

DILG to LGUs: Don’t issue business permit to establishments without STP or septic tank system

April 29, 2019

To prevent the further degradation of the country’s waterways just like what happened to Manila Bay and its tributaries, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is urging local government units (LGUs) not to issue building permits to establishments unless their design of the hygienic septic tank or wastewater treatment facility conforms with existing environmental laws...

Dalawampung libong katao makikilahok sa DILG TAKBO PARA SA KALIKASAN tungo sa rehabilitasyon ng Manila Bay

April 29, 2019

Bilang pagpapatuloy ng hangarin tungo sa malinis at ligtas na Manila Bay, higit sa 20,000 katao ang makikilahok sa fun run sa pangunguna ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) sa Linggo, Abril 28 upang mas humikayat nang matibay na aksyon sa pagpapanumbalik ng look.

Ipinahayag ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año na ang fun run na may temang "DILG TAKBO PARA SA KALIKASAN", ay...

20,000 runners to join DILG Takbo Para sa Kalikasan for Manila Bay rehab

April 29, 2019

As the government’s plight for a cleaner and safer Manila Bay continues, around 20,000 runners will join a fun run led by the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) on Sunday, April 28 to rally strengthened calls for actions over the bay’s rehabilitation.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año says the fun run, dubbed “DILG Takbo Para sa Kalikasan”, aims to...

DILG pinaalalahan ang incumbent local officials na maging patas sa paggawad ng permit sa political rallies sa panahon ng kampanya

April 25, 2019

Dalawang linggo bago matapos ang kampanya, pinaalalahanan ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mga nakaupong alkalde ng mga lungsod at bayan na maging patas sa pagbibigay ng permit para sa mga political rally para sa eleksyon ngayong taon.

"Lumaban kayo nang patas. Huwag nating ipagkait sa mga botante ang pagkakataong lubos na makilala ang kanilang mga kandidato na...

Statement of the DILG on the dismissal of Mayor Cicero Cawaling of Malay, Aklan from office

April 25, 2019

We thank the Ombudsman, Justice Samuel R. Martires, for acting with dispatch on the complaint filed by the DILG against local government officials of Malay, Aklan for the environmental degradation and mismanagement of Boracay Island.

Let this serve as a warning to all local officials that the DILG under the leadership of Secretary Eduardo M. Año will not tolerate abuse and misconduct...

DILG reminds incumbent local officials to ‘play fair’, exercise neutrality in granting permits for political rallies in 2019 elex campaign period

April 25, 2019

With only two weeks left before the campaign period wraps up, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) reminds incumbent city and municipal mayors “to play fair” in issuing permits to conduct political rallies for the 2019 midterm election period.

“Play a fair game. Let us not deprive voters the chance to get to know their candidates to help them decide...

DILG ipinataw ang dismissal order ng Mayor ng Malay, Aklan bunga ng krisis sa Boracay

April 25, 2019

Pinatawan ng dismissal order ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) si Malay, Aklan Mayor Cicero S. Cawaling at ang licensing officer ng bayan bunga ng grave misconduct at iba pang paglabag na nagdulot ng krisis sa Boracay.

Ipinahayag ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año na ang dismissal order ay ipinataw kasunod ng desisyon ng Ombudsman na nagpatunay na nagkasala sina...

DILG serves Ombudsman dismissal order to Malay, Aklan mayor over Boracay woes

April 25, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) on Wednesday served a dismissal order against Malay, Aklan Mayor Cicero S. Cawaling and the town’s licensing officer for grave misconduct and other offenses that led to Boracay’s environmental crisis.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año said that the dismissal order was implemented in connection with an Ombudsman decision which...

After quakes rock Luzon and Visayas, DILG to LGUs: Inspect all buildings in your areas to ensure public safety

April 24, 2019

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) is enjoining all local government units (LGUs) in earthquake-affected areas to immediately inspect all buildings in their respective jurisdictions to ensure public safety after a 6.1-magnitude quake jolted parts of Luzon on Monday afternoon followed by a 6.2-magnitude tremor that rocked San Julian, Eastern Samar on Tuesday afternoon.

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Año lauds CODIX for bagging Wind Vane Award

April 22, 2019

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo M. Año lauds the Central Office Disaster Information Coordinating Center (DILG CODIX) for bagging this year’s prestigious Wind Vane Award during the 69th World Meteorological Day and 154th National Meteorological Day recently.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año says the Wind Vane Award is a fitting recognition to CODIX...

DILG bans ‘epal’ local gov’t officials, politicians during payouts of national government programs

April 22, 2019

As the election campaign heats up, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) has prohibited all local elective officials and politicians in general from attending payouts of national government programs and activities.

Huwag po tayong magpa-epal sa mga proyekto ng gobyerno lalo na ngayong panahon ng kampanya. The Code of Conduct of Government Officials requires public...

DILG itinaas sa full-alert status ang PNP, BFP at BJMP ngayong Mahal na Araw

April 22, 2019

Patuloy ang pagtiyak sa seguridad ng mga mamamayan sa Semana Santa ayon sa Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) matapos nitong himukin ang mga pamahalaang lokal, Philippine National (PNP), Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) at Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) na paigtingin ang security measures ngayong Linggo.

Ipinahayag ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año na ang...

DILG places PNP, BFP and BJMP on full alert status during Holy Week

April 17, 2019

There will be no lull time in securing the people during the Holy Week according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) as it rallies local government units (LGUs), the Philippine National (PNP), Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) and Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) to implement stringent security measures during the observance of the Lenten Season.

DILG...

DILG itinampok ang mas pinatinding Seal of Good Local Governance ngayong 2019

April 15, 2019

Upang makuha ang Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG), kailangang mas magsikap ang mga pamahalaang lokal sapagkat itinampok ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ang mas pinatinding 'All-in criteria' para sa taong 2019.

Ipinahayag ni DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año na ang SGLG 2019 ay 'refined version' ng 'All-in' na criteria ng nakaraang taon na binubuo ng mga mas...

DILG banners upscaled criteria for Seal of Good Local Governance this year

April 15, 2019

Local government units (LGUs) will have to work even harder to get the Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) award as the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) banners a 'polished and redefined All-in criteria' for the SGLG this 2019.

DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año says that the SGLG 2019 will be a refined version of last year's 'All-in' requirements composing of specific...