2nd International River Summit at Marikina City

Marikina City, 18 November 2014 - Marikina City will host the biggest convention of global river stakeholders on November 19-21, 2014. The 2nd International River Summit promises to be the most festive and important gathering of policy makers, industry players, and national/ local government officials. Visit the 2nd IRS official website at for further details.

LCP passes resolution supporting senior high school

Quezon City, 5 November 2014 - The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) recently passed a resolution "Expressing support for the upcoming implementation of the Senior High School (SHS) Program under the K-12 Basic Education Curriculum in 2016."

QC bags 2 more Galing Pook Awards

Quezon City, 22 October 2014 - Two Quezon City government programs won this year's prestigious Galing Pook awards on outstanding local government units that promote innovation and excellence in local governance.

League of Cities of the Philippines - Traffic and Transport Management for Philippine Cities (TTMP)

Iloilo City, 22 September 2014 - The League of Cities of the Philippines - Traffic and Transport Management for Philippine Cities (TTMP) Project held its culminating workshop in Iloilo City last September 10-11, 2014.

LCP supports Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick E. Mabilog's bid to become one of this year's World Mayor

Iloilo City, 21 September 2014 - The League of Cities of the Philippines supports Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick E. Mabilog's bid to become one of this year's World Mayor Awardees.

Scene at Scenes: 54th NEB Meeting

Metro Manila, 26 August 2014 - City mayors take lead in the review of fiscal provisions of Local Government Code as regional consultations are under way for September 2014. LCP board members agreed the initiative during the 54th National Executive Board (NEB) on August 26, 2014 at the Crowne Plaza, Quezon City. LCP President Mayor Herbert Bautista will lead in the city mayors' review.

LCP Supports Vigan City

Metro Manila, 26 August 2014 - Did you vote already for Vigan, again? Our LCP officers have done it with pride during their recent board meeting. City mayors continue to support the City of Vigan to make it all the way to the New 7 Wonders Cities. Announcement of new finalists will be on October 07, 2014. Let us make Vigan to the Top 14 by voting online at or text VIGAN10 at 29290777. Vote now.

League of Cities of the Philippines chooses Microsoft Office 365

Metro Manila, 29 May 2014 - As part of Microsoft Philippines' CityNext initiative, the company has partnered with the League of Cities of the Philippines to deploy the cloud-based Office 365 in five pilot city offices in the Philippines.

LCP-The Asia Foundation Knowledge Sharing on Financing Education

Metro Manila, 12 May 2014 - LCP with The Asia Foundation (TAF), and Australian Aid (AusAid) recently held Knowledge Sharing Workshop on Financing Alternative Sources to Finance Education: Investment Program for Senior High School (SHS) Students on May 08, 2014 at Cocoon Boutique Hotel, Quezon City

Improving mobility in cities

Metro Manila, 20 March 2014 - A documentary feature on a cable television sums it up, 'for the the city to breathe, its people should be able to move'. The one-hour story features how massive infrastructure projects - from highways and bridges to sewers and towers - are built and how they overcome the challenges of managing people's mobility in the urban jungle.
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.
Appeal for coordinated assistance to affected cities of Typhoon Quinta, Rolly, and Ulysses
November 16, 2020
The unprecedented landfall of three (3) tropical storms in three weeks or from October 25 to November 11 in the country has greatly affected our cities from Luzon. Based on the available Situational Reports from the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC), a total of 64 cities have been affected by Typhoon Quinta, Rolly, and Ulysses.
Roundtable Consultation on Metropolitan Transport with Clean Air Asia
October 22, 2020
We invite you to an online consultation with Clean Air Asia on 27 October 2020 (Tuesday), from 2:30 to 6:15 p.m., to deepen the conversation on the importance of establishing and reorganizing transport authorities and executives.