DILG Statement on the Creation of the Negros Island Region

June 18, 2024 The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) welcomes President Ferdinand R. Marcos, Jr.’s signing of Republic Act No. 12000, which provides for the creation of the Negros Island Region (NIR), comprised of the provinces of Negros Occidental, Negros Oriental and Siquijor. Previously, Negros Island was divided into two separate regions continue reading : DILG Statement on the Creation of the Negros Island Region

PAHAYAG NG DILG SA PAGDIRIWANG NG IKA-126 ARAW NG KALAYAAN NG PILIPINAS

June 13, 2024 Atty. Benjamin ‘Benhur’ Abalos, Jr. DILG Secretary Nakikiisa ang Department of the Interior and Local Government sa buong bansa sa pagdiriwang ng ika-126 anibersaryo ng Araw ng Kalayaan. Sa araw na ito, magbalik-tanaw tayo at bigyang-pugay ang ating mga bayani dahil sa kanilang ipinamalas na hindi mapapantayang katapangan at pagmamahal sa Inang continue reading : PAHAYAG NG DILG SA PAGDIRIWANG NG IKA-126 ARAW NG KALAYAAN NG PILIPINAS

DILG-NCR spearheads AGSIKAP 2024 cap dev on procurement process

June 3, 2024 The Department of the Interior and Local Government-National Capital Region (DILG-NCR), through the Project Development and Management Unit (PDMU), recently conducted the first session of the Apprising Government Employees’ Skills on Infrastructure Projects and Knowledge on Monitoring and Evaluation, and Performance (AGSIKAP) at Crowne Plaza Manila Galleria, Quezon City. The AGSIKAP serves continue reading : DILG-NCR spearheads AGSIKAP 2024 cap dev on procurement process

Abalos lauds 1,028 SGLGB passers

May 16, 2024 Interior and Local Government Secretary Benhur Abalos on Wednesday lauded the 1,028 outstanding barangays nationwide that passed the first ever 2023 Seal of Good Local Governance for Barangay (SGLGB). “Congratulations to the 1,028 barangays across the country who responded to the call for excellence in public service and bagged the 2023 SGLGB. continue reading : Abalos lauds 1,028 SGLGB passers

Abalos advises LGUs : ”Don’t deal with fixers”

May 15, 2024 LOCAL chief executives and village leaders nationwide must exercise utmost diligence and scrutiny in their engagements and transactions, particularly when dealing with individuals and entities claiming they could help expedite the release of funds for local government projects. Interior and Local Government Secretary Benhur Abalos issued the warning after receiving alarming reports continue reading : Abalos advises LGUs : ”Don’t deal with fixers”

Abalos: PHL commits to a peaceful, just and equitable international order

May 14, 2024 The Philippines will serve its duty with deep dedication to a peaceful, just and equitable international order once elected to a non-permanent seat at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). Interior and Local Government Secretary Benhur Abalos made the vow during the opening of the 33rd Session of the United Nations Commission continue reading : Abalos: PHL commits to a peaceful, just and equitable international order