LGA News

January 13, 2020

DILG and LGA Execs attend Forum on Positive Peace

Hon. Davao City Mayor Sarah Duterte welcomes the DILG Undersecretaries, Assistant Secretaries, Regional Directors and the LGA Executive Committee alongside several stakeholders to the Forum on Positive Peace at Grand Menseng Hotel.

December 11, 2019


All roads lead to the historic Manila hotel on Monday, December 09, 2019 as the Department’s finest were recognized for their exemplary performance and for being the true epitome of a “matino, mahusay, at maasahang” DILG personnel at the 2019 Capacity Development Awards for Catalyst of Excellence (CapDev ACE).

November 28, 2019

Youth for Nation-Building? YES WE CAN!

To jumpstart a people-centered and participatory style of governance, the Local Government Academy (LGA), together with the Department of the Interior and Local Government – Eastern Visayas is investing in the youth to become empowered agents of nation-building through the Youth Engagement for Sustainability, Welfare, and Empowerment of Communities Across the Nation (YES WE CAN!) program.

November 26, 2019

DILG, LGA showcase the Philippines Local Governance Capacity Development

Delegates from the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Local Government Academy (LGA) represented the country at the 2019 Commemorative Summit of the Association and South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and the Republic of Korea (ROK) on November 26, 2019, held at the Busan Exhibition and Convention Center in Busan, South Korea.

October 24, 2019

LGA delegates bring newfound commitments after APUF-7, LOGOTRI-ASPAC meet

Delegates from the Local Government Academy (LGA), take home newfound commitments and approaches in localizing the agenda for sustainable urban solutions after participating in the 7th Asia – Pacific Urban Forum (APUF – 7) on October 14 – 17, 2019 in Penang, Malaysia. The event coincided with the 8th General Council Meeting (GCM) of the Network of Local Government Training and Research Institutes in Asia and the Pacific (LOGOTRI – ASPAC).

September 16, 2019

LGA capacitates experts in bringing in economic development to LGUs

With a roster of seasoned professionals in the field of Local Economic Development (LED) as participants, the experts have gone back to the fundamentals of LED and the principles of mentoring in filling in the gaps and facilitating enabling conditions for local economic development and sustainability.

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