NEWS AND STORIES

LCP Statement on the Killing of Tanauan City Mayor Antonio Halili

Quezon City, 2 July 2018 - We, the mayors of all 145 member-cities of the League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP), vehemently condemn the treacherous murder of Mayor Antonio Halili of Tanauan City, Batangas in broad daylight and in front of city employees during the flag ceremony on Monday, 2 July 2018.

Executive Order No.56, s.2018

Manila, 4 June 2018 - EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 56 INSTITUTIONALIZING THE EMERGENCY 911 HOTLINE AS THE NATIONWIDE EMERGENCY ANSWERING POINT, REPLACING PATROL 117, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

An urgent appeal to revise the constitution through a constituent assembly

Quezon City, 25 January 2018 - As the mandated association of 145 cities across the country, the League of Cities of the Philippines believes that it is high time to amend the Constitution for the benefit of 40 million Filipinos residing in cities.

Grab offers "smarter city" solutions to ease traffic in PH

, 21 November 2017 - Speaking before 87 city mayors from across the country at the LCP 2017 General Assembly last November 21, 2017, Mr. Cu presented Grab’s technology that he believes will help develop “smarter cities” and address challenges related to traffic and mobility.

President Duterte Leads Gathering of City Mayors at the LCP 2017 General Assembly

Taguig City, 21 November 2017 - President Duterte delivered a keynote address before Philippine city mayors last November 21, 2017 at Shangri-La at the Fort in Taguig City during the Joint 63rd National Executive Board Meeting and 65th General Assembly of the League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP).

LCP President sits in UN Habitat Philippines Board of Advisers

Makati City, 25 August 2017 - On 24 August 2017, LCP National President and Angeles City Mayor Edgardo D. Pamintuan attended the first meeting of the UN Habitat Philippines Board of Advisers (BOA) at the New World Hotel in Makati City.

2017 Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index (CMCI) Awards

Manila, 18 August 2017 - LCP warmly congratulates the winners of the 2017 Cities and Municipalities Competitiveness Index (CMCI) Awards held yesterday 16 August 2017 at the PICC, Pasay City. The event was organized by the Department of Trade and Industry in partnership with the National Competitiveness Council, USAID, and Globe.

2017 ASEAN Mayors Forum: Moving forward together for a greater sense of community

Quezon City, 15 August 2017 - As the primary voice of cities, the League of Cities of the Philippines aims to work closely with the DFA and DILG to ensure that local governments in the Philippines will incorporate the three pillars of the ASEAN Community in their development plans.

3rd ASEAN Mayors Forum 2017 Highlights

Taguig City, 28 July 2017 - It rained insights and fruitful discussions during the 3rd ASEAN Mayors Forum, hosted by the City of Taguig. Let's look back at what transpired in the two-day forum that promoted cross-border interactions between local governments in the Southeast Asian region.

LCP and the PPP Center signs Memorandum of Understanding

Quezon City, 18 July 2017 - The League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) formally forged its partnership with the Public-Private Partnership Center of the Philippines (PPP Center).
Support to the Boy Scout of the Philippines
May 3, 2018
The Boy Scouts of the Philippines (BSP), created under Commonwealth Act No. 111 as amended by Presidential Decree No. 460 and Republic Act No. 7278, is an organization that recognizes the vital role of the Filipino youth in nation-building.
Earth Hour 2018 Switch-Off Event
March 9, 2018
Uniting millions around the world for climate action, Earth Hour is a testament to our collective power to make real and significant change. It is most successful global campaign of World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF). Earth Hour 2017 was participated by 187 countries and inspired more than 18 million Filipinos to switch off their lights for the planet.
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Updates on the Executive Session with DBM Secretary Benjamin Diokno on 1 March 2018
March 2, 2018
Yesterday, 01 March 2018, LCP had a fruitful dialogue with DBM Secretary Ben Diokno with regard to Local Budget Circular No. 116 which sets the guidelines on the utilization of the P2.5 billion pesos assistance to cities for the public spaces program.
2017 National Roll Out on the Formulation of the Local Climate Change Action Plan Training
April 10, 2017
The League of Cities of the Philippines in partnership with the Local Climate Change Adaptation for Development (LCCAD) is pleased to invite you to participate at the 2017 National Roll Out on the Formulation of the Local Climate Change Action Plan Training-Workshop. This 3-day workshop is in consonance with President Rodrigo R. Duterte's priority programs to address global warming and impacts of climate change.
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