NEWS AND STORIES

Philippines Creative Cities Manifesto

Quezon City, 12 October 2021 - The Philippine Creative Cities Network (PCCN) initiative is a unified proponent for the importance of creativity in various aspects of nation-building. It was designed to improve the able representation of the country in the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) and to harness the potential of the creative industries in facilitating economic recovery amidst the pandemic.

Revolutionizing Literacy in Santiago City

Zoom, 24 September 2021 - A revolution in literacy is taking place in the City of Santiago in Isabela under the leadership of Mayor Joseph Tan despite the suspension of face-to-face classes brought by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Mayor Bing Leonardia interview with Kabayan Noli de Castro

Bacolod City, 23 September 2021 - On 21 September 2021, LCP National President and Bacolod City Mayor Bing Leonardia were interviewed by Kabayan Noli de Castro regarding the readiness of cities to implement the policy on alert levels system.

LCP Joins First Philippine Film Industry Month "Ngayon ang Bagong Sinemula"

Quezon City, 14 September 2021 - The League of Cities of the Philippines joins the nation in celebrating the first Philippine Film Industry Month 2021 "Ngayon ang Bagong Sinemula"

League of Cities Appeals to Extend State of Calamity

Bacolod City, 9 September 2021 - The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) has appealed to the Office of the President for the extension of the declaration of the State of Calamity until 30 June 2022 to ensure that cities will be able to continue to mitigate the threats of the pandemic and facilitate local economic recovery.

LCP Creates Body on Devolution

Quezon City, 19 July 2021 - The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP), led by Bacolod City Mayor Evelio Leonardia as national president, has created the Committee on Devolution during its virtual Special General Assembly Friday [July 16].

LCP to Discuss Full Devolution Strategies with NGAs

Quezon City, 15 July 2021 - LCP President and Bacolod City Mayor Bing Leonardia will preside over the general assembly of the League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) on 16 July 2021 to discuss strategies to implement the Devolution Transition Plans (DTPs) of national government agencies (NGAs).

Leonardia to Attend the 4th Asia Leadership Forum

Quezon City, 28 June 2021 - League of Cities of the Philippines National President and Bacolod City Mayor Bing Leonardia will be the lone representative of all city mayors at the Virtual 4th Asia Leadership Forum with the theme "From Principle to Practice: The Pandemic Leadership Essentials" on July 1, 2021 from 2:00 to 7:00 PM.

Top 50 Champion Cities of the Global Mayors Challenge

Quezon City, 15 June 2021 - Congratulations to the cities of Butuan and Manila for making it to the Top 50 Champion Cities of the Global Mayors Challenge sponsored by Bloomberg Philanthropies!

Valenzuela Learning Programs Lauded in Public Education Dialogue

Quezon City, 14 June 2021 - A presentation of Valenzuela City's public education programs was met with praise by public school and local government officials from the cities of Iriga, Roxas, and Legazpi at a learning consultation entitled "Engaging the Community to Improve the Quality of Education."
Granting Authority to make Advance Payments for the Procurement of COVID-19 Vaccines
February 19, 2021
LOOK: Memorandum Order No. 51 signed by President Duterte granting the national government and local government units (LGUs) authority to make advance payments exceeding the 15\% limit for the procurement of COVID-19 vaccines.
The Advocate
January 15, 2021
The Q1-Q2 2020 issue of our official newsletter features the League's mid-year accomplishments including our response to COVID-19.
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BAKUNADO, PROTEKTADO: Restoring Vaccine Confidence in Cities
September 9, 2020
The League of Cities of the Philippines, in partnership with MSD Philippines, is pleased to invite you, your City Health Officer, or your Local Health Board members to a webinar entitled: BAKUNADO, PROTEKTADO: Restoring Vaccine Confidence in Cities. This will be held on 18 September 2020 at 1:00-2:30PM via Zoom.
Save the Date: Liveable Cities Labs Session on the Value and Use of Data for Managing LGUs
August 25, 2020
I am inviting city mayors and LGU officers to support the Liveable Cities Labs co-organized by the LCP by attending the fourth webinar of the online series entitled Data Analytics 101: The Value and Use of Data for Managing LGUs on 02 September 2020 (Wednesday) from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
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