NEWS AND STORIES

7th Regional Competitiveness Summit Awardees

Quezon City, 29 October 2019 - The League of Cities of the Philippines would like to congratulate this year's awardees in the 7th Regional Competitiveness Summit.

Empowering Lamitan City's local Yakan weavers through ICT

Lamitan City, 29 October 2019 - For the past two years, Lamitan City has been educating its constituents through the use of information, communication, and technology (ICT). This 6th class city located in the province of Basilan in southern Philippines did not let limited resources hamper its goal of bridging education to its people through the use of computers and the internet.

Growing in Circles: Climate-Ready, Resilient, Resource-Efficient, and Equitable Cities

Quezon City, 24 October 2019 - The League of Cities of the Philippines is proud to present a key output of its partnership with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to promote a more wholistic approach to the concept of resource efficiency in Philippine cities.

2019 SGLG City Government Awardees

Quezon City, 18 October 2019 - Congratulations to all cities who have been awarded the Seal of Good Local Governance for 2019. Keep up the good work!

Zamboanga LGU Offers Gender Sensitivity Training to Newly Hired and Promoted Employees

Zamboanga City, 17 October 2019 - Known as Asia’s Latin City, Zamboanga City is strategically nestled in the southern part of Zamboanga Peninsula and serves as the region’s financial and commercial capital. Categorized as a highly urbanized city, it has a total land area of 145,327.02 Hectares and is home to almost 900,000 residents.

The 2016-2019 LCP Triennial Accomplishment Report

Quezon City, 4 October 2019 - We are pleased to share to the public the 2016-2019 LCP Triennial Accomplishment Report, a document that summarizes the achievements of the League in meeting the goals set forth by our members in the 2016-2019 LCP Strategic Plan.

LCP launches its Canadian Embassy-funded project promoting gender and development in cities

Davao City, 4 October 2019 - The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) recently held its 69th National Executive Board (NEB) meeting last 27 September 2019 at the Dusit D2 Hotel in Davao City. Led by LCP National Chairperson and Cebu City Mayor Edgardo Labella, the NEB meeting gathered city mayors to provide them with updates on the activities of the LCP through its Secretariat.

President Duterte Open to Exploring Options for Early Implementation of Mandanas Decision

Davao City, 27 September 2019 - City mayors expressed their gratitude to President Duterte following the latter’s announcement that he is exploring options for local governments to immediately avail their share of the national revenue as ruled by the Supreme Court in the petition filed by Batangas Gov. Hermilando Mandanas.

Successful Dialogue with City Mayors and DBM Secretary Avisado Organized

Quezon City, 6 September 2019 - The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP), headed by its National President and Bacolod City Mayor Bing Leonardia, had a fruitful dialogue with Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Secretary Wendel E. Avisado on pressing issues confronting city governments today.

City Mayors Appeal for the Immediate Implementation of SC Ruling on LGU Share in National Taxes

Quezon City, 2 September 2019 - The official association of city mayors in the country urged the national government to release this year the "just share" of local governments in all national taxes, thereby expanding the Internal Revenue Allotment (IRA) of LGUs.
2019 Climate Action Summit
September 12, 2019
The 2019 Climate Action Summit this 23rd of September will showcase national and local efforts across the globe in responding to the current global climate emergency.
One Planet City Challenge 2019 - 2020
March 19, 2019
On behalf of the Climate Change and Energy Unit of WWF-Philippines, I wish to invite all cities to join the One Planet City Challenge (OPCC) 2019-2020.
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Free Scholarship from MFI Polytechnic Institute (Formerly Meralco Foundation) - Pasig Campus
November 13, 2019
The MFI Polytechnic Institute, Inc. (formerly Meralco Foundation, Inc.) – Pasig Campus has opened applications for Free Scholarship on its Two-Year Diploma Programs. These programs include, Automation and Mechatronics Technology (30 slots) and Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology (10 slots).
Invitation to Attend the International Disaster Conference 2019
October 29, 2019
The Asian Institute of Management (AIM) and Asia Society for Social Improvement and Sustainable Transformation (ASSIST) are inviting you to attend the International Disaster Conference 2019 on 21 November 2019 at The Peninsula Manila in Makati City.
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