2nd Semester Barangay Assembly

BAGUIO CITY — An official of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Cordillera is urging the barangay executives to strictly follow the guidelines in the conduct of Barangay Assembly for the second semester.

Araceli San Jose, Assistant Regional Director of DILG Cordillera said that all barangays are allowed to conduct their Barangay Assembly Day for the Second Semester of CY 2020 on any of the Saturdays or Sundays of October and November in compliance with DILG Circulars and in accordance with the policies and guidelines issued by the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID).

DILG, LGA kicks off forum, urges local govts to participate

BAGUIO CITY —  As the government celebrates the 29th anniversary of the Local Government Code of 1991, the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Cordillera, the Local Government Academy (LGA) and other partners are urging all government officials/functionaries to take part in the month-long celebration.

“The Philippine Local Government Forum (PHLGF) is a celebration of the birth of decentralization and local autonomy in the country that was realized through a landmark legislation known as the Local Government Code of 1991,” said Araceli San Jose, Assistant Regional Director of DILG-Cordillera.

DILG strengthens COVID 19 efforts, trains 571 CT in Cordi


BAGUIO CITY—More than 500 Contact Tracers (CT) were trained both face-to-face and through virtual teleconference last October 1-2, 2020, as part of the government’s campaign against the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Of the 571 contact tracers, 176 were trained face-to-face in Baguio; while the remaining 395 newly hired contact tracers were trained via virtual teleconference broken down as follows; 119 in Benguet; 90 in Abra; 34 in Apayao; 50 in Ifugao; 60 in Kalinga; and 42 in Mountain Province.