NEWS AND STORIES

Bacolod Mayor Bing Leonardia is the new LCP National President

Mandaluyong City, 24 July 2019 - Philippine city mayors elected Bacolod Mayor Evelio (Bing) Leonardia as the National President of the League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) at the 68th General Assembly of the organization held at Edsa Shangri-La on July 19, 2019.

Three-term PH city mayors and members of the LCP board recognized at the 67th LCP General Assembly

Taguig City, 25 June 2019 - League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) National President and Angeles City Mayor Edgardo Pamintuan honored his fellow city mayors who have served for three consecutive terms, as well as members of the LCP National Executive Board (NEB) for period 2016-2019, at the Joint 67thNEB Meeting and 67th General Assembly of the LCP at Shangri-La at the Fort in Taguig on 20 June 2019.

Building Leadership for Disaster Risk Reduction in Asia

Quezon City, 19 June 2019 - Fellows from seven countries participated in the Pan-Asia Risk Reduction (PARR) fellowship program, a yearlong fellowship experience which included an immersive one- to three-month stay at a host institution in Asia.

SC affirms 2018 ruling: LGUs should get share of all national taxes

Baguio City, 10 April 2019 - The Supreme Court (SC) stood by its 2018 decision that local government units (LGUs) are entitled to internal revenue allotments (IRAs) based on collections of not just the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) but all tax-collecting government agencies.

Cauayan City, DOST-RO2, ISU and LCP Hold First Smarter Cities Readiness Challenge Workshop

Cauayan City, 29 January 2019 - Isabela State University, Cauayan City, the League of Cities, and the Smarter City Council successfully conducted the first ever Smarter Cities Readiness Challenge Workshop at the Hotel Andrea in Cauayan City, Isabela.

UNAIDS Fast-Track Cities

, 30 October 2018 - Through the efforts of UNAIDS, DOH, and the LCP, more and more city mayors in the Philippines have expressed their support to the Fast-Track Cities initiative by signing the Paris Declaration on "Fast-Track Cities: Ending the AIDS Epidemic."

COMELEC Resolution No.: 10429: 2019 NLE Calendar of Activities

Quezon City, 5 October 2018 - The Commission on Elections has released the calendar of activities and periods of prohibited acts in connection with the 2019 National and Local Elections.

Antipolo City: Ending the AIDS Epidemic

Antipolo City, 25 September 2018 - Muling pinagtibay ng Antipolo City Government, sa pamumuno ni Mayor Jun Ynares, ang layunin nitong wakasan ang paglaganap ng sakit na HIV at AIDS sa isinagawang covenant signing kasama ang United Nations (UN) AIDS Philippines at League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP)

4th International River Summit

Quezon City, 17 September 2018 - The International River Summit (IRS) is a biennial, multi-partner, international initiative organized to improve the conditions of rivers in the Philippines through intensified river advocacy and governance and by raising awareness on the importance of rivers to everyday life.

LCP mayors join PH delegation at the 2018 China-ASEAN Mayors' Forum

Nanning, Guangxi, China, 11 September 2018 - As part of the Philippine delegation headed by House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and by the invitation of the China-ASEAN Mayors’ Forum (CAMF) organizing committee, mayors of the League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) attended the 4th CAMF on September 8-9, 2018 to witness first-hand how local governments can greatly benefit from a strategic partnership between China and the ASEAN.
One Planet City Challenge 2019 - 2020
March 19, 2019
On behalf of the Climate Change and Energy Unit of WWF-Philippines, I wish to invite all cities to join the One Planet City Challenge (OPCC) 2019-2020.
Earth Hour 2019 Switch-Off Event
March 18, 2019
In support of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) - Philippines’ upcoming Earth Hour celebration on 30 March 2019, I invite all city governments to:
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UN Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women 2018 Call for Proposals
December 10, 2018
The United Nations Trust Fund in Support of Actions to Eliminate Violence Against Women ('UN Trust Fund') is calling for project proposals under its 22nd grant cycle. The call looks into organizations to fund which can implement projects under the three programmatic areas of its 2015-2020 Strategy:
EOI to become a Pilot City on localizing SDGs for Sustainable Urban Resource Management in Asia
August 30, 2018
The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP) and the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) are inviting interested cities to become a pilot city for the project "Integrating the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) into local action in support of the implementation of the 2030 Agenda in Asia and the Pacific."
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