Regional News Archive

REGIONAL NEWS ARCHIVE

DILG-R6 celebrates 30th Local Government Code anniversary

October 18, 2021

October is a momentous month for the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) each year as this marks the commemoration of the passage of the Local Government Code (LGC) 1991. In line with its birth, October has also been declared as Local Government Month by virtue of Presidential Proclamation No. 63, series of 1992.

This year, the DILG-Region 6, in celebration of the third...

DILG-R6 starts off celebration of the 30th LGC anniversary

October 18, 2021

In celebration of the 30th Local Government Code Anniversary this month of October, the Department of the Interior and Local Government-Local Governance Regional Resource Center (DILG-LGRRC) 6 stages Development Talk (DevTalk), one of its longstanding staple programs.

DILG-R6 Regional Director Juan Jovian E. Ingeniero and Assistant Regional Director Maria Calpiza J. Sardua thanked everyone who...

Central Luzon RIATF convenes for new policies on COVID-19 response

October 18, 2021

The Central Luzon Regional Inter-Agency Task Force on COVID-19 (RIATF) virtually convened on October 12, 2021 to apprise all its members with new policies and updates on COVID-19 response.

In his message, Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 3 (DILG-R3) Regional Director and RIATF Chairperson Karl Caesar Rimando expressed his gratitude to the task force members for their...

DILG-Zambales spearheads orientation-workshop on CapDev agenda formulation

October 18, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Zambales facilitated a 3-day virtual Orientation-Workshop on the formulation of Capacity Development Agenda (CapDev) for Local Government Unit (LGU) Capacity Development Committees from the 13 municipalities and provincial government of Zambales on October 6-8, 2021 in anticipation for the implementation of the full devolution next...

DILG-R3 conducts DTP conference

October 18, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Regiona 3 (DILG-R3) spearheaded a Devolution Transition Plan (DTP) Conference to discuss the upcoming activities and ways ahead to ensure the compliance of all local government units (LGUs) in the region last October 13, 2021.

DILG-R3 Regional Director Karl Caesar R. Rimando said that the Supreme Court ruling on the Mandanas-Garcia Petition on...

DILG’s outreach program benefits indigents in Olongapo City

October 18, 2021

Indigents from a remote community in Barangay Gordon Heights, Olongapo City benefitted from the outreach program of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)–Olongapo City on October 6, 2021.

DILG-Olongapo City Provincial Director (PD) Amada T. Dumagat said that their office received funding from the Department to extend help to the most vulnerable during these trying...

DILG-Bulacan inks partnership with accredited Civil Society Organization (CSO)

October 18, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Bulacan inks a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to formalize the partnership of the Department with the Association of Indigent and Less Fortunate Dwellers (AILFD) of Metro Manila and San Jose Del Monte, Bulacan, Inc. last October 8, 2021.

“Ang DILG naman po ay isa po sa talagang nag a-advocate ng participative governance....

DILG-R10 lauds LTFRB launch of modern PUVs for coops

October 14, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 10 (DILG-10) congratulated the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) and expressed its support for the launching of the transport cooperatives’ modern public utility vehicles (PUVs) being implemented under the PUV Modernization Program (PUVMP) on October 8 at SM Uptown Mall, Cagayan de Oro City.

“I...

DILG-10: 9 barangays to get farm-to-market roads under SBDP

October 14, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 10 (DILG-R10) reported that the lives of 120 households of Barangay San Carlos, a far-flung barangay in Valencia City, will soon change with the upgrade and improvement of their Farm-to-Market Road through the government’s Support to Barangay Development Program (SBDP).

“Ang proyekto na dugay ra g’yud namo gidamgo...

Cuartero beneficiaries receive rice harvesters funded by SBDP

October 14, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 6 (DILG-R6) said that four rice harvesters for Barangays Mahunodhunod, Carataya, Putian, and San Antonio in Cuartero, Capiz funded by the Local Government Support Fund - Support to Barangay Development Program (LGSF - SBDP) were officially turned over to the beneficiaries on October 4, 2021.

During the ceremony, DILG-R6 Regional...

DILG-R3 empowers barangays thru NAP-PCVE

October 14, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 3 (DILG-R3) conducted the virtual Roll-out Training on the Implementation of the National Action Plan on Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism (NAP-PCVE) for selected barangay officials and personnel last September 24, 2021.

DILG-R3 Officer-in-Charge Regional Director Jay E. Timbreza said that participants of the said training...

DILG-R3 welcomes new regional director

October 14, 2021

The men and women of the Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 3 (DILG-R3) officially welcomed its newly-installed top official, Regional Director (RD) Karl Caesar R. Rimando, in a turn-over ceremony held last October 6, 2021.

As he officially relinquished his post, Officer-in-Charge RD Jay E. Timbreza welcomed RD Rimando to his new home on behalf of all DILG-R3 personnel. He...

Over 1k BHERTs members trained in public communication, contact tracing

October 14, 2021

In a bid to strengthen contact tracing (CT), testing and further boost government response amid the pandemic, 1,250 members of Barangay Health Emergency Response Teams (BHERTS) in Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) were trained in public communications according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-CAR.

“CT will only be successful if the community accepts it...

DILG-R1 hosts VaxCertPH orientation for R1,2 and CAR

October 5, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 1 (DILG-R1) through its Regional Information and Communication Technology Unit (RICTU) and Local Government Capability Development Division (LGCDD) hosted the VaxCertPH Orientation for Regions 1, 2, and Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) last September 29, 2021 in preparation for the forthcoming National Roll-out of...

DILG-R1, other NGAs sign MOU in support of EPAHP

October 5, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 1 (DILG-R1) together with various national government agencies sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in support of the Enhanced Partnership Against Hunger and Poverty (EPAHP) Convergence Program in a virtual ceremonial launch last September 10, 2021.

DILG-R1 Regional Director Julie J. Daquioag said that the collaborative efforts of...

Rebel-cleared Bukidnon brgy gets P20M infra projects via SBDP

October 5, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Bukidnon, in collaboration with the Provincial Government of Bukidnon and the Municipal Government of Dangcagan, hosted the ceremonial ground-breaking of two local access road projects and one water supply system project worth P20-million in Barangay Kapalaran, Dangcagan, Bukidnon last September 15.

“This event is historical...

DILG-R3 conducts BECA Orientation for LGUs in Central Luzon

October 5, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 3 (DILG-R3), through the Manila Bay Clean-up, Rehabilitation and Preservation Program (MBCRPP), spearheaded the Orientation of the Regional, Provincial, City and Municipal Assessment Committees on the Barangay Environmental Compliance Audit (BECA) last September 15 and 17, 2021.

As part of the DILG’s intervention in encouraging...

2019 CMGP Project sparks development in Morong, Bataan

October 1, 2021

Travelers would agree that the mountainous municipality of Morong is a beauty to behold with its Instagram-worthy landscapes, diverse flora and fauna, and must-see historical destinations. This seaside town in the northwestern part of the province boasts hidden wonders that just keep people coming back for more.

According to the local tourism coordinator, Morong remains as the best spot in...

DILG-Pampanga nanguna sa mandatory training ng mga pinuno ng Sangguniang Kabataan sa lalawigan

October 1, 2021

Pinangunahan ng Kagawaran ng Interyor at Pamahalaang Lokal (DILG)-Pampanga ang pagsasagawa ng online SK Mandatory Training (SKMT) na nilahukan ng higit 50 na kabataang pinuno mula sa iba’t-ibang barangay ng lalawigan noong Setyembre 15, 2021.

Ayon sa batas, ang pagsasanay ay kinakailangang pagdaanan ng lahat ng mga pinuno ng SK, sila man ay ibinoto o hinirang (appointed), bago sila...

6 brgy ng Zambales na benepisyaryo ng 2022 SBDP, sumailalim sa panlalawigang oryentasyon – DILG-Zambales

October 1, 2021

Ang Kagawaran ng Interyor at Pamahalaang Lokal (DILG)-Zambales ay nagsagawa ng isang panlalawigang oryentasyon upang matulungan ang anim na barangay ng lalawigan, na mga benepisyaryo ng Support to Barangay Development Program (SBDP) para sa taong 2022, sa paghahanda ng listahan ng mga prayoridad na proyekto noong Setyembre 20, 2021.

Ang SBDP ay isang programa na layong maghatid ng serbisyo sa...

DILG-Bataan nagsawaga ng audit sa mga barangay ukol sa pagpapairal ng RA 9003

October 1, 2021

Alinsunod sa mandato ng Korte Suprema na maibalik sa dating kaayusan at kalinisan ang Manila Bay, ang Kagawaran ng Interyor at Pamahalaang Lokal (DILG)-Bataan ay nagsagawa ng Provincial Orientation on the Implementation of the Barangay Environmental Compliance Audit (BECA) noong Setyembre 23, 2021.

Ang lahat ng barangay sa Bataan ay sumailaim sa nasabing gawain upang alamin ang katayuan ng...

Central Luzon LGUs prepare for VaxCertPH

October 1, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 3 (DILG-R3), alongside the Department of Information Communications and Technology, conducted the Regional Orientation on VaxCertPH last September 16, 2021.

The VaxCertPH is an initiative in partnership with several national government agencies (NGAs) that serves as a digital verification system certifying fully vaccinated citizens. The...

DILG-R10 to conduct localized Dagyaw 2021 tackling COVID-19 recovery efforts, Mandanas-Garcia ruling

October 1, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 10 (DILG-R10), in coordination with the Department of Budget and Management Region-10 and Philippine Information Agency Region-10, is slated to conduct COVID-19 recovery efforts and the Mandanas-Garcia ruling in the annual Dagyaw Open Government Town Hall Meetings in October.

DILG-R10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe said that the...

Pagpapaigting ng Contact Tracing sa barangay, hinimok ng DILG

September 30, 2021

Hinihimok ng Kagawaran ng Interyor at Pamahalaang Lokal-Cordillera Administrative Region (DILG-CAR) ang pagpapalawig at pagpapaigting ng contact tracing sa mga barangay upang masugpo ang COVID-19 sa mga pamayanan.

Ipinahayag ni Araceli San Jose, Tagapangasiwa-Panrehiyong Patnugot (OIC-Regional Director) ng DILG-CAR na sa pagpasok ng COVID-19 Delta variant sa rehiyon ay kanilang ipinapaalala sa...

DILG-Antique pushes for establishment of CSO Desks, People’s Council in LGUs

September 30, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Antique has enjoined all local government units (LGUs) in the province to establish a Civil Society Organizations (CSO) Desk and to institutionalize a People's Council (PC), to further engage CSOs in local government processes.

DILG-Antique Provincial Director (PD) Cherryl P. Tacda said that a provincial roll-out on the establishment of...

DILG-R3 conducts orientation for the formulation of CapDev Agenda for LGUs

September 30, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 3 (DILG-R3) conducted the Regional Orientation on the Formulation of Capacity Development Agenda (CDA) for Local Government Units (LGUs) last September 1- 3, 2021 in anticipation for the implementation of Executive Order No. 138 beginning next year.

EO 138 mandates all provinces, cities, municipalities, and barangays to prepare their...

DILG-Caraga: Regional Peace and Order Council-XIII holds 3rd quarter meeting

September 30, 2021

The Regional Peace and Order Council (RPOC) XIII-Caraga held its 3rd Quarter Meeting for 2021 last September 14, 2021 through a virtual teleconference, according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Caraga.

DILG-Caraga Regional Director Lilibeth A. Famacion reported the accomplishments and updates of RPOC in the region, highlighting the recently conducted activities of...

Pagsugpo sa COVID-19 tinalakay sa pagpupulong na pinangunahan ng DILG-Pampanga

September 30, 2021

Pinangunahan ng Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Pampanga ang pagpupulong sa pagpapaigting ng mga hakbang laban sa COVID-19, kasama ang mga pinuno ng barangay, bayan at lungsod, bunga nang patuloy na pagtaas ng bilang ng mga kaso sa lalawigan.

Sa mensahe ni DILG-Pampanga Provincial Director Myrvi Apostol-Fabia, muli niyang pinaalalahan ang mga pinuo ng barangay sa kanilang...

DILG-CAR sa mga pamahalalaang lokal: Palakasin ang Emergency Opcen sa rehiyon

September 14, 2021

Isinusulong ng Kagawaran ng Interyor at Pamahalaang Lokal ng Kordilyera (DILG-CAR) ang pagpapagana at pagpapalakas ng Emergency Operation Center (EOC) ng mga lokal na pamahalaan bunga nang patuloy na pagtaas ng kaso ng COVID-19 sa rehiyon.

Ipinahayag ni Araceli San Jose, Tagapangasiwa-Panrehiyong Patnugot ng DILG-CAR na patuloy na tumataas ang kaso ng COVID-19 sa rehiyon kaya naman kanyang...

DILG-R1, SLC management course starts

September 14, 2021

The Management Course for Local Officials and Functionaries of R1 officially started on September 4, 2021 with online classes being conducted during Saturdays and Sundays according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 1 (DILG-R1).

DILG-R1 Director (RD) Julie J. Daquioag said that 25 students from different national government agencies, local government units (LGUs),...