NEWS AND STORIES

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.

City Mayors Celebrate LCP's 30th Founding Anniversary

Sofitel Plaza Manila, 27 July 2018 - PASAY CITY – City mayors celebrated the League of Cities of the Philippines' (LCP) 30th founding anniversary by paying tribute to the organization's long-time development partners and honoring its past leaders on July 27, 2018 at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila.

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

LCP President Ed Pamintuan Hosts the 64th LCP Board Meeting in Angeles

Angeles City, 27 April 2018 - Angeles City, under the leadership of LCP National President and Angeles City Mayor Edgardo Pamintuan, hosted the League’s 64th National Executive Board Meeting (NEB) on April 24, 2018 at the Royce Hotel in Clark Freeport Zone, Pampanga.

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.
WaterLinks Forum 2018
August 24, 2018
The 7th WaterLinks Forum will be held from 25-27 September 2018 at the Unilab Bayanihan Center, Metro Manila. The Forum’s theme is: "Solving Asia’s Urban Water Crisis: The WaterFood-Energy-Climate Change Nexus".
CIASP Risk Based Internal Auditing for Local Government Units
August 24, 2018
This program will share with the internal auditors the principles, practices and techniques of conducting a risk-based internal audit as applied to local government units (LGUs).
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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."
7th UCLG-ASPAC Congress on Innovation-driven Development for Sustainable Cities
August 14, 2018
We are pleased to forward the invitation of the United Cities and Local Governments Asia-Pacific for their 7th Congress on Innovation-driven Development for Sustainable Cities slated on 12-15 September 2018 in Surabaya, Indonesia.
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