NEWS AND STORIES

LCP Statement of Solidarity

Quezon City, 25 May 2017 - THE LEAGUE OF CITIES OF THE PHILIPPINES (LCP) expresses its solidarity with and support to the city government of Marawi as it battles - through the Armed Forces of the Philippines, the Philippine National Police and other government security forces - the cowardly attack of terrorist marauders identifying themselves as supporters of the dreaded Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS).

ULAP Official Statement on the Terrorist Attacks Affecting Several Local Communities in Mindanao

Quezon City, 24 May 2017 - The Union of Local Authorities of the Philippines, the umbrella organization of all local government units and locally elected and appointed officials, strongly condemns the terrorist attacks by the Maute Group, affecting several local communities in Mindanao.

18th Gawad Kalasag National Awardees (CY2016)

Quezon City, 15 May 2017 - The League wishes to congratulate the DRRM Councils of the following highly-urbanized cities: Davao City (Rank 1); Olongapo City (Rank 2); and Quezon City (Rank 3), and independent/component cities: Santiago City (Rank 1); Bago City (Rank 2); and Koronadal City (Rank 3) for winning the 18th Gawad KALASAG National Awards.

Bacolod named top model city

Manila, 12 May 2017 - THE CITY of Bacolod was named the country’s most liveable urban center during The Manila Times Philippine Model Cities Forum and Awards on Thursday at the New World Manila Bay Hotel in Manila, besting 12 other cities.

Muntinlupa Mayor represents Philppines in Mayors for Peace

Austria, 8 May 2017 - Muntinlupa Mayor Jaime Fresnedi (left) represents the Philippines in the Mayors for Peace's Executive Cities Meeting in Vienna, Austria last May 6, Saturday.

Publications on Low Emission Development (Urban-LEDS project)

Quezon City, 21 April 2017 - Key publications on Low Emission Development from the Urban Development Strategies in Emerging Economy Countries (Urban-LEDS) project.

PPProlific Manila

Quezon City, 20 March 2017 - Which local government unit (LGU) has the most number of awarded public-private partnership (PPP) projects? Is this the same LGU that has the most number of reclamation projects? For this LGU, what PPP modality did it use to develop its infrastructure projects?

League of Cities of the Philippines Fights Impeachment Vs. President Duterte

Quezon City, 17 March 2017 - Angeles City Mayor Edgardo Pamintuan, the National President of the League of Cities of the Philippines, announced that the league is ready to rally its constituents to fight the impeachment complaint against President Rodrigo Duterte

General Santos City Hosts the 61st National Executive Board Meeting

General Santos City, 7 March 2017 - The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) Secretariat, in cooperation with the Local Government of General Santos City, held its 61st National Executive Board Meeting in General Santos City from February 21-22, 2017.

LCP-PLDT-Smart Partner to Improve Teaching Standards in PH Cities

General Santos City, 7 March 2017 - The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) recently partnered with PLDT-Smart Foundation for its Gabay Guro Program, which aims to foster professional development, enhance the quality of life of teachers, and improve the country's standard of education.
POEA: Government-to-Government hiring program to all Cities through the Office of the City Mayor
May 12, 2017
List of overseas job vacancies under the Government-to Government hiring program to all Cities through the Office of the City Mayor
International Food Exhibition (IFEX) Philippines Food Export and Investment Seminars
May 10, 2017
All Local Government Units are invited to attend the International Food Exhibition (IFEX) Philippines Food Export and Investment Seminars, FREE-OF-CHARGE.
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7th Eco Forum 2017: Making Cities More Livable 2nd Series
April 11, 2017
The Bridging Leaders for Sustainable Development (BLSD) and BLSD-Governance and Leadership Institute (BLSD-GLI) in partnership with other stakeholders is inviting LCP member cities to participate in its upcoming 7th Eco Forum 2017 on May 25-27, 2017 at Boracay Eco Village Resort and Convention Center, Boracay, Malay, Aklan.
2017 National Roll Out on the Formulation of the Local Climate Change Action Plan Training
April 10, 2017
The League of Cities of the Philippines in partnership with the Local Climate Change Adaptation for Development (LCCAD) is pleased to invite you to participate at the 2017 National Roll Out on the Formulation of the Local Climate Change Action Plan Training-Workshop. This 3-day workshop is in consonance with President Rodrigo R. Duterte's priority programs to address global warming and impacts of climate change.
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