Regional News Archive

REGIONAL NEWS ARCHIVE

DILG-R1: RPOC1 conducts 3rd quarter meeting

September 14, 2021

Continuing the work to sustain peace and order in the region, the Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 1 (DILG-R1) said that the Regional Peace and Order Council-Region 1 (RPOC-R1) held its virtual 3rd quarter council meeting on September 7, 2021.

DILG-R1 Regional Director Julie J. Daquioag said that highlighted during the meeting were the accomplishments on the campaign for...

Lanao del Norte ex-rebels surrender 2 firearms

September 14, 2021

In a ceremony signifying their return to the fold of the government, former rebels (FRs) surrendered two firearms to Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Lanao del Norte, the Philippine National Police (PNP) and the Philippine Army (PA) at Dangulaan Elementary School Gym, Sultan Naga Dimaporo.

“Kung wala kamo diri ug inyong tinguha nga mu surrender, wala kami diri karon....

DILG-R10: 1st SBDP ground-breaking ceremony held in NorMin

September 14, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 10 (DILG-R10) recently held Local Government Support Fund–Support to Barangay Development Program (LGSF-SBDP) first ground-breaking ceremony in Barangay Lirongan, Talakag.

DILG-R10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe said that the SBDP projects are the fulfilment of the current administration’s promise that no community should...

DILG-R10 trains LGUs, personnel on BAICS

September 14, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 10 (DILG-R10), through its Project Development and Management Unit (PDMU), conducts Baseline Assessment of Internal Control System (BAICS) to establish and strengthen the internal audit function in the region, ensuring good governance throughout the bureaucracy.

According DILG-R10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe, the Department is...

DILG-Lanao del Norte unifies peace, development sectors in Munai

September 14, 2021

Aiming to attain lasting peace and meaningful development in the province, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Lanao del Norte hosted a gathering of key peace and development actors to realize Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPOC) Resolution No. 4 and harmonize the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Community Development Plan with the plans of MILF-influenced and...

DILG-R10 now Safety Seal-certified

September 14, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 10 (DILG-R10) is now Safety Seal-certified after a thorough inspection on September 3, 2021, signifying that the regional office is compliant with the minimum public health standards (MPHS) set by the national government.

“Rest assured that the Regional Office of DILG-10 would continue to strengthen our measures and would act on...

DILG-Camiguin orients LGUs on CSO Desk, People's Council

September 14, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Camiguin conducts a virtual orientation on the Establishment of Civil Society Organization (CSO) Desk and Institutionalization of People’s Council in the local government units (LGUs).

“This is based on the premise that if we strengthen transparency, accountability, and CSO-engagement in all localities, governance will...

DILG-R10 pilots SGLG field testing, orients 9 LGUs

September 14, 2021

To sustain the implementation of the Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG), the Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 10 (DILG-R10) rolled out an orientation of SGLG field testing in nine local government units (LGUs) in the region last September 3.

DILG-R10 Regional Director Arnel Agabe said that the activity is part of the Department’s continuous enhancement of the...

SBDP projects benefits 637 households in Brgy Canaangan, Cabanglasan - DILG-R10

September 14, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 10 (DILG-R10) said that 637 households in Barangay Canaangan, Cabanglasan will benefit from the projects under the Support to Barangay Development Program (SBDP) launched through a ground-breaking ceremony last September 3, 2021.

DILG-R10 Regional Director Arnel M. Agabe said that SBDP projects are undertaken in fulfilment of the...

DILG-R1: Regional peace and order conference held in Pangasinan

September 13, 2021

The Regional Task Force 1 to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (RTF1-ELCAC) conducted the Ilocos leg of the Regional Conferences on Peace and Development (RCPD) at Pangasinan State University Conference Hall, Lingayen Pangasinan, the first phase of the State of the Nation Address (SONA) Campaign Plan of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte.

DILG Regional Director (RD) Julie J. Daquioag said that the...

DILG R1: Fight vs illegal drugs, protection of women and children alive in the region amid COVID-19 pandemic

September 13, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 1 (DILG-R1) said that the resolve and fight against the proliferation of illegal drugs and the protection of women and children are very much alive in the region amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

DILG-R1 Region Director Julie J. Daquioag said that despite the challenges presented by the prevailing coronavirus pandemic, other equally...

DILG-CAR warns public against unauthorized use of Department’s logo, seal

September 13, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Cordillera Administrative Region (DILG-CAR) has issued a warning against the unauthorized use of the DILG logo and seal for the purposes of solicitation, sponsorship, recruitment, production of materials, and obtaining other favors from local government units (LGUs) and even field offices of the Department.

“The DILG has not issued any...

DILG-CAR urges LGUs, public to use PhilSys ID in all transactions

September 13, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Cordillera Administrative Region (DILG-CAR) has urged local government units (LGUs) and the general public to use and accept the Philippine identification (PhilID) or the national ID as a valid proof of identity.

DILG-CAR Officer-in-Charge Regional Director (OIC RD) Araceli San Jose said that the PhilID would facilitate and expedite...

DILG-CAR to LGUs: Enforce stricter health protocols to combat COVID-19

September 13, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Cordillera (DILG-CAR) urges local chief executives (LCEs) to strictly enforce minimum public health standards (MPHS), safety protocols, and curfew hours in their communities in order to slow the spread of COVID-19 cases in the region.

DILG-CAR Officer-in-Charge Regional Director Araceli San Jose said that following the issuance of Joint...

DILG-CAR: Cordi ELCAC, local bikers hold 'bike for peace and justice' campaign

September 13, 2021

The Cordillera Regional Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (RTF-ELCAC), and local bikers’ associations held the ‘Bike for Peace and Justice’ campaign recently aimed to call for justice for all the victims of the CPP-NPA-NDF according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government-Cordillera Administrative Region (DILG-CAR).

“We thank all cyclists,...

DILG-CAR urges LGUs to come up with 'authentic' vaccination cards

September 13, 2021

There is a need to ensure the authenticity of vaccination cards carried by entrants, and interzonal travelers to guarantee that they are indeed protected from and are not carriers of COVID-19 according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government-Cordillera Administrative Region (DILG-CAR).

DILG-CAR Officer-in-Charge Regional Director (OIC-RD) Araceli San Jose underscored that all...

DILG-CAR beefs up effort vs ‘vaccines for sale’ scheme

September 13, 2021

Following the warning of President Rodrigo Duterte, the Department of the Interior and Local Government-Cordillera Administrative Region (DILG-CAR) is stepping up its efforts to prevent the sale and of COVID-19 vaccines and vaccination slots.

DILG-CAR Officer-in-Charge Regional Director Araceli San Jose said that Cordillera is stepping up its advocacy against such schemes despite the fact that...

Online ‘Talakayan Central Luzon’ tackles Transition to Full Devolution 2022

September 13, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government-Region 3 (DILG-R3) airs 3rd episode of Talakayan Central Luzon focusing on the Mandanas-Garcia Supreme Court Ruling on Transition to Full Devolution.

The activity was hosted by Regional Planning Officer, Miriam P. Gaviola, and participated by guest speakers from the DILG Regional Office such as Legal Officer Atty. Charmaine Jacqueline I....

DILG-CAR to LGUs: Beef up efforts vs. Delta variant

September 10, 2021

With the local transmission of the Delta variant in the region, the Department of the Interior and Local Government-Cordillera Administrative Region (DILG-CAR) enjoins local government units (LGUs) to enforce ordinances, omnibus guidelines, and minimum public health standards (MPHS) in order to keep the public safe, prevent the entry and spread of the Delta variant, and to strengthen their...

DILG-Antique capacitates contact tracers to boost performance

September 10, 2021

Sixty-four rehired contact tracers (CT) in the province were capacitated by the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Antique on boosting contact tracing capacity in the new normal through a virtual orientation held recently.

DILG-Antique Provincial Director (PD) Cherryl Tacda said that the activity is a response to the CT’s need for a capacity development program based...

DILG, LGUs form Safety Seal inspection teams

September 10, 2021

Local government units (LGU) in Antique has organized inspection teams in accordance with the implementation of the Safety Seal Certification program according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Antique.

DILG-Antique Provincial Director Cherryl P. Tacda said that the teams shall inspect government buildings and business establishments in their respective areas of...

DILG-Antique pushes for creation of local governance resource centers in municipalities

September 10, 2021

Local governments can greatly benefit from having an information source that can address the knowledge needs of their constituents.

This was the message of Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Antique Provincial Director (PD) Cherryl P. Tacda during the orientation for the establishment of Local Governance Municipal Resource Centers (LGMRC) in Antique recently.

Speaking to...

2 Antique brgy win LTIA recognition and cash grants

September 10, 2021

Two barangays in Antique were recognized as winners during the virtual awarding ceremony of the Lupong Tagapamayapa Incentives Awards 2021 held on August 23, 2021 according to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Antique.

DILG Antique Provincial Director Cherryl P. Tacda congratulates the LTIA winners and hopes that other Lupons in Antique will replicate their best...

Keeping the dream alive in DILG Pampanga’s LABAN PA

September 10, 2021

Rekindling one’s inner passion and using it to fuel meaningful action was the focus of the second episode of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Pampanga’s LABAN PA! (Learning to Adapt and Begin ANew amidst the Pandemic) held virtually with the Field Officers and DILG Provincial Office personnel.

LABAN PA! is a short kapihan session and a regular activity of...

DILG-Angeles City lauds Brgy Balibago for launching new isolation facility

September 10, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Angeles City lauds Barangay Balibago, headed by Punong Barangay (PB) Rodelio H. Mamac, for launching the Gueco Balibago Elementary School (GBES) Isolation Facility recently.

DILG-Angeles City Director Martin Porres B. Moral congratulated Barangay Balibago for putting up another project that will benefit all COVID-19 affected...

DILG-Aurora conducts re-orientation on Staysafe.ph app

September 10, 2021

To boost contact tracing amid the rising number of COVID-19 cases in the province, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) – Aurora renews its call to all local government units (LGUs) to use and patronize the StaySafe.Ph application for digital contact tracing via a virtual Provincial Team Conference.

DILG-Aurora Provincial Directoe Atty. Ofelio A. Tactac, Jr. stated...

DILG-R3: SBDP brings hope to Brgy San Mateo, Norzagaray

September 10, 2021

The Support to Barangay Development Program (SBDP) brings hope to Barangay San Mateo, Norzagaray, Bulacan and its residents amid the COVID-19 pandemic following the construction of tangible projects and provision of farming supplies to citizens of the barangay says the Department of the Interior and Local Government Region 3 (DILG-R3).

In a recent site visit of the SBDP team under the Local...

DILG-Antique prepares LGUs for full devolution in 2022

September 10, 2021

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)-Antique prepares local government units (LGUs) in the province for the full devolution of basic services and facilities through a virtual Devolution Transition Plan (DTP) Executive Orientation for the implementation of the Supreme Court (SC) ruling on the Mandanas-Garcia petitions in 2022.

The DTP shall serve as LGUs' roadmap to ensure...

Panrehiyong pagsasanay sa pagbuo ng DTPs, pinangunahan ng DILG-MIMAROPA

September 10, 2021

Bilang tugon sa Atas Tagapaganap Blg. 138, pinangunahan ng Kagawaran ng Interyor at Pamahalaang Lokal (DLG)–MIMAROPA ang pagsasanay para sa mga lokal na pamahalaan sa rehiyon hinggil sa pagbalangkas ng Devolution Transition Plan (DTP) noong ika-9 hanggang ika-11 ng Agosto 2021.

Ang DTP ang magiging gabay at panuntunan ng mga pambansang ahensiya ng pamahalaan at ng mga pamahalaang lokal sa...

DILG-MIMAROPA naglunsad ng town hall meeting para mahikayat ang ‘eligible groups’ na magpabakuna

September 10, 2021

Bilang bahagi ng adhikain ng Kagawaran ng Interyor at Pamahalaang Lokal (DILG) na paigtingin pa ang kampanya sa paghihikayat sa lahat ng mga Pilipino na magpabakuna laban sa COVID-19, inilunsad ng DILG-MIMAROPA ang “Town Hall Meeting to Address Vaccine Hesitancy” noong ika-20 ng Agosto 2021.

Ayon kay DILG-MIMAROPA Panrehiyong Direktor Wilhelm Suyko bagama’t patuloy ang...