"There shall be established in the Department of Local Government a Local Government Academy which shall be responsible for human resource development and training of local government officials and the department personnel."
Section 14, Executive Order 262
"The Local Government Academy shall be responsible for human resource development and training of local government officials and personnel for the Department proper and the local government bureaus including regional field offices."
Section 13, IRR
DILG Act of 1990 (RA 6975)
- Formulate policies and standards on local government capacity development
- Coordinate National Government Agencies' Capacity Development
- Knowledge management for Local Governance and Development
- Establish mechanisms for delivery of capacity development services
- Perform other functions as may be directed by the Secretary