Philippines, April 29, 2016 By Department of Budget and Management (piudbm) - The Department of Budget and Management announced today that a total of P16.7 billion will be allocated in the 2017 national budget to implement Bottom-up Budgeting (BuB) and the Konkreto at Ayos na Lansangan ang Daan Tungo sa Pangkalahatang Kaunlaran (KALSADA) Program for cities nationwide
Quezon City, 13 April 2016 - On 4 April 2016, the League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) led by its National President and Mayor of Quezon City, Mayor Herbert Constantine M. Bautista, received the keys during the Turn Over Ceremonies of DILG - PNP Patrol Jeeps to 144 cities held at the Quezon Memorial Circle grounds in Quezon City.
Quezon City, 4 April 2016 - President Aquino led today's distribution of 135 newly procured fire trucks and 144 new police patrol jeeps as part of the administration's continuing commitment to modernize the Philippine National Police, the Bureau of Fire Protection, and the other public safety services under the Department of Interior and Local Government.
Quezon City, 14 March 2016 - Uniting millions around the world for climate action, Earth Hour is a testament to our collective power to make real and significant change. It is most successful global campaign of World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF). In 2015, a record-breaking 172 countries and territories participate in Earth Hour. On its 10th year, Earth Hour 2016 is to be observed from 8:30PM-9:30PM on 19 March 2016 with a switch-off event at Quezon City Memorial Circle.
Tagaytay City, 29 January 2016 - Commission on Elections (COMELEC) Chairman Andres Bautista shared the latest features and reform initiatives undertaken for the 2016 national elections with city mayors and local officials gathered on Friday, January 29.
Quezon City, 25 November 2015 - Days before the United Nations conference on climate change on November 30- December 11, 2015 in Paris, France, which is expected to come up with a binding global targets to reduce greenhouse emissions, LCP joins in the biggest global network of local leaders pledging to localize their actions.
Mandaluyong City, 18 October 2015 - As one of the key activities of the City LEADERS Coalition Project, the team organized a Mentoring Session in Manila last October 26 to 27 at BSA Towers, Mandaluyong City. More than 80 participants from the 21 Coalition Cities joined the two-day session.
Legazpi City The City began as Barangay called Sawangan (now Legazpi port district) whose inhabitants were mostly fisherman and farmers. From 1587 to 1616, the spiritual administration of the town was under the Franciscan friars of the Doctrina of Cagsawa (now Darago).
Iloilo City Iloilo City is the capital of Iloilo Province. It is strategically located at the heart of the Philippine archipelago and serves as a gateway to Panay Island. It is a highly urbanized metropolis and is the center of commerce, trade,
Cabanatuan City Cabanatuan, officially the City of Cabanatuan is a city in the province of Nueva Ecija, Philippines. It is the largest city in Nueva Ecija, and 5th in Central Luzon with a population of 272,676 in 2010. The city is popular
Silay City From Manila, Silay is 50 minutes and 30 minutes from Cebu by plane. Three airline companies fly daily (10 flights) from Manila and Cebu. Silay City is also accessible via Bacolod from Manila (18 hours) and by fast craft from
LCP-ICMA YSEALI Environmental Sustainability Professional Fellows Program April 5, 2016 The League of Cities of the Philippines and International County/City Management Association (ICMA), with the US States Department are calling applications for the Environmental Sustainability Professional Fellows Program (PFP) for professionals from the Philippines under the Young Southeast Asian Leaders' Initiative.
LCP-ICMA-US State Department call for applications March 4, 2016 The League of Cities of the Philippines and International County/City Management Association (ICMA), with the US States Department are calling applications for the Legislative Process and Governance Professional Fellows Program (PFP) for professionals from the Philippines under the Young Southeast Asian Leaders' Initiative.
LCP-ICMA-US State Department call for applications October 8, 2015 The LCP and International County/ City Management Association (ICMA), with the US States Department are calling applications for the 2016 Professional Fellowship Exchange Program under the Young Southeast Asian Leaders' Initiative.
Job Vacancy - JUNIOR POLICY OFFICER July 9, 2015 The League of Cities of the Philippines, an organization primarily created for the purpose of promoting and protecting the interests of its 144 member cities is currently in need of a JUNIOR POLICY OFFICER
Job Vacancy - JUNIOR PROGRAM OFFICER July 8, 2015 The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) is a mandated local government association that is created for the purpose of promoting and protecting the interests and local autonomy of its current 144 member-cities. LCP is in need of one (1) Junior Program Officer.
UP NCTS Traffic Administration Course October 27, 2014 The U.P. National Center for Transportation Studies (U.P. NCTS) is pleased to announce that applications to the 10th offering of the Center's Traffic Administration Course are now being accepted.
LCP CCTB forum presentations downloadable here September 10, 2014 The LCP has been doing a nationwide forum series titled Synergizing Efforts to Combat Tuberculosis in Cities (CCTB) to help cities develop local policies and build public-private alliance to fight local TB.
DILG Memorandum Circular No. 2014-39 March 28, 2014 Department of the Interior and Local Government Memorandum Circular No.2014-39: 2014 Seal of Good Local Governance: Pagkilala sa Katapatan at Kahusayan ng Pamahalaang Lokal
Job Announcement October 27, 2013 The League of Cities of the Philippines through its Secretariat is currently seeking (1) Content Writer and (1) Graphic Artist in the development of infographic materials on Solid Waste Management for Local Government Units.
Dissemination of Memorandum Circular No.93 from the Office of the President April 15, 2016 A Memorandum Circular No. 93, was issued and signed by Executive Secretary Pacquito N. Ochoa, Jr. dated March 3, 2016 entitled "Directing All Government Agencies and Instrumentalities, including Government-Owned or Controlled Corporations, and Encouraging Local Government Units to Extend Support and Participation to the Kabisig Philippine Government Expo 2016"
Solidarity with the Global Urban October celebration from October 5 to October 31 October 2, 2015 The United Nations (UN) Habitat, the UN agency for human settlements and urbanization, is encouraging local governments around the world in the annual Urban October, a global platform where individuals, organizations, and governments can discuss ways to address the challenges of urbanization. For 2015, the Urban October starts on October 5 in time for the World Habitat Day and ends on October 31 in time for the World Cities Day.
Earth Hour 2015 Main Switch Off Event March 19, 2015 Among World Wide Fund for Nature's (WWF) most successful campaigns is Earth Hour, the largest voluntary movement for the planet. WWF started Earth Hour to engage a mass audience behind the issues facing our planet, and to make a statement that when united we can make a difference.