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Post Date: September 5, 2017

As an advocate of Disaster Preparedness in the Region, the Department of the Interior and Local Government conducted a five-day Training on Basic First Aidon August 14-18, 2017 at Viajera Dine and Café, Koronadal City to its twenty five (25) employees from the regional and provincial offices.

Experts coming from the Bureau of Fire Protection trained the participants. In her closing remarks, ARD Lailyn A. Ortiz, CESE reminded everyone of the importance of readiness and planning against any disaster. She concluded that this must start at home and hoped that the learnings of the participants will be useful not just for the agency but also to their respective families. 

Post Date: September 4, 2017


The Department of the Interior and Local Government, in partnership with Philippine Public Safety College, conducted the L!STONGPamayanan Community Drill Simulation on August 28-30, 2017 at Anchor Hotel, General Santos City. It was attended by the local government units situated in the Malungon-Buayan River Basin.

Post Date: September 1, 2017

As part of the Department’s quest in strengthening the LGUs’ capability in the efficient and effective delivery of basic services to their constituents and to ensure the proper and quality implementation of all Locally Funded Projects (LFPs) in the region, the DILG XII in partnership with the Regional Project Monitoring Committee (RPMC) XII spearheaded by Regional Director Arturo Valero of NEDA XII being the Chairman of the Committee, recently conducted the Training-Orientation on Regional Project Monitoring and Evaluation System (RPMES) relative to the Implementation of LFPs.

The activity was conducted in five batches on the following dates and venue:

Post Date: September 1, 2017

A Seminar Workshop on Municipal Water Supply, Sewerage, and Sanitation Sector Plan (MW4SP) Preparation was recently conducted by the DILG XII in partnership with the Office of the Project Development Services-Water Supply and Sanitation Program Management Office (OPDS-WSSPMO) and the Regional Water and Sanitation (WatSan) hubs, at the Family Country Hotel and Convention Center, General Santos City.

Post Date: September 1, 2017

The DILG XII through its Project Development and Management Unit (PDMU) recently conducted a two-day Midyear Assessment and Planning Workshop in the Implementation of the Locally Funded Projects (LFPs) at London Beach Resort, General Santos City.

Participants were the DILG Provincial/City Directors, LFPs Provincial and City Focal Persons, Finance and Administrative Division Staff, and the PDMU personnel.

In general, the activity aims to a) assess the performance of the region and of the LGUs in terms of project implementation; and b) address the problems and bottlenecks that were encountered by the LGUs which caused delay in the implementation of LFPs.