February 18, 2016
LGA Develops DRR Curriculum for Local Governments
The Local Government Academy (LGA) continues to strengthen its linkages and partnerships with various institutions in delivering capacity development programs for local governments. Currently, the LGA has organized a consortium of academic institutions in the Philippines to offer the Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Curriculum for local governments...
February 01, 2016
DILG OFFICERS CONFERENCE: "Heightening the BUB at the Grassroots Level"
The DILG, through the Local Government Academy (LGA) conducted a two-day DILG Officers Conference with the theme “Heightening Bottom-Up Budgeting at the Grassroots Level” which gathered major internal stakeholders of the Barangay BuB Program nationwide...
January 20, 2016
Operation LISTO: LDRRMO Conference
The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) as the vice-chair for Disaster Preparedness has lined up a package of interventions in support of the Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Officers (LDRRMOs) nationwide. The interventions are aimed at enhancing their capacity in effectively performing their duties towards safer, adaptive and resilient communities...
October 30, 2015
Research Engagement and Advocacy Program (REAP) Knowledge Exchange Forum
LGA conducted the first Research Engagement and Advocacy Program (REAP) Knowledge Exchange Forum Last October 30, 2015 at the Lancaster Hotel, Mandaluyong City. It aimed to present two (2) of the four (4) research studies, focused on the Environment Protective, Climate Change Adaptive and Disaster Resilient LGUs outcome area of the DILG, conducted by Local Resource Institutions (LRIS) as part of their engagement in the REAP...
October 29, 2015
Baseline Competency Assessment Tool for Civil Society Organizations (CSOs)
The first of a series of pilot testing activity on the baseline Competency Assessment Tool for Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) Participating in the Bottom-Up Budgeting Capacity Building Program (BUB-CBP) was conducted last October 29, 2015 in Imus, Cavite...
September 27, 2015
Youth Tourism Conference
IPU DRR Focal Persons attended the Youth Tourism Conference last 27 September 2015 in Cebu City...
September 14, 2015
Online LGU CapDev and Orientation on LGA Info Systems Davao
The LGA finished the last leg of the Orientation on the Enhanced Capacity Development Agenda Formulation and LGA Information Systems on September 14-16, 2015 at the Grand Menseng Hotel in Davao City...
September 09, 2015
RBME-nizing the BUB CBP-CSO
The LGA conducted the Orientation on BUB CBP-CSO RBME System on September 9-10, 2015 at the BSA Towers in Mandaluyong City...
September 07, 2015
9th Advance Capacity Programme on Municipal Finance, Expenditure Management and Performance Outcomes
Mr. Karl Abalos together with Ms. HaideCanalita participated in the 9th Advance Capacity Programme on Municipal Finance, Expenditure Management and Performance Outcomes under TCS of Colombo Plan held in India from 7 September 2015 to 2 October 2015.
September 02, 2015
LGA Proposed 2016 Budget Nearing Approval
The LGA management and staff attended the series of preliminary and plenary hearings at the House of Representatives and the Senate on September 2, 17 and 28, 2015...