Davao City - The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Regional Office XI will be conducting a 1-day Alliance Building Workshop for the Provinces of Davao del Sur, Norte and Compostela Valley on July 18, 2017 at the Pinnacle Hotel, Davao City. This is to strengthen the alliance among the provincial government, the municipalities and component cities to identify specific areas of cooperation. 

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On July 6, 2017 the cities of Davao, Tagum, Island Garden City of Samal, Panabo of Davao del Norte, Digos of Davao del Sur and Mati of Davao Oriental signs the Millennium Development Goals – Family-based Actions for Children and Their Environs in the Slums (MDG-FACES) Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) at the A. Venue Hotel, Makati City.

Read more: Six (6) Davao Region cities inks MOA for SDG-FACES

“The general public should be warned against this scam because we in the government service will not allow such solicitations especially with regard to appointments to government posts. It is cunning and fraudulent. DILG will not sanction nor endorse any organizations that carries this kind of work,” Regional Director Alex C. Roldan said.

Read more: DILG XI warn LGUs against scam on soliciting nominees for OIC Punong Barangays

The Philippine National Volunteer Service Coordinating Agency (PNVSCA) once again opens its door to its annual nationwide Search for Outstanding Volunteers (SOV). The SOV aims to pay tribute to the unsung and ordinary Filipino citizens and organizations whose services contribute to the country’s development priorities.

This is to recognize the pivotal contribution of volunteers to the Philippine Development initiatives.

Read more: DILG XI enjoins all LGUs to submit nominations for the Search for Outstanding Volunteers

4th Consultative Meeting to address drugs, criminality and corruption


DAVAO CITY — The problem on illegal drugs is affecting various sectors across the country, and Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) areas are not exempted. Thus, the government and the MILF signed on June 30, 2017 the protocol of cooperation on the anti-illegal drugs campaign specifically in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao and other parts of Mindanao. 


Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Officer-in-Charge Catalino Cuy spearheaded the signing of the agreement in behalf of the Government of the Philippines  while Atty. Abdul Dataya, chair of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front peace panel’s counterpart in the Ad Hoc Joint Action Group (MILF-AHJAG) signed in behalf of the MILF during the 4th Consultative Meeting to Address Drugs, Criminality and Corruption at Hotel Elena, Davao City.


Read more: Gov’t of the Philippines, MILF sign protocol of cooperation against illegal drugs