DILG-Camarines Norte championing community-based DRRM through barangay contingency planning
Last February 25 – March 02, 2013, DILG-Camarines Norte conducted a 3-day DRRM Training and Contingency Planning Workshop for barangay officials. Held in two batches in Bel-air Resort, Daet, Camarines Norte, the activity was participated by 203 barangay officials coming from the 27 barangays of Jose Panganiban. Barangays from Sta. Elena and San Vicente are likewise scheduled this March 11-13, 2013. Expected outputs from the training-workshop are the reformulated Barangay DRRM Plan and the Barangay Contingency Plan for each participating barangay.
The initiative was brought into being owing to notion that the dependency on local government interventions of vulnerable communities during disasters is prevalent among high risk barangays. Puttin... Read more
Orientation on the Localization of the Comprehensive National Juvenile Intervention Program (CNJIP)
The National Barangay Operations Office (NBOO) conducted an “Orientation on the Localization of the Comprehensive National Juvenile Intervention Program (CNJIP)” at the Office of the Secretary, DILG Central Office, Quezon City on February 5 and 6, 2013. CNJIP is a 4-year program developed by the Department of Social Welfare and Development as funded by the Juvenile Justice Welfare Council (JJWC). The program is expected to end in Year 2015.
For Region V, Naga City is chosen as the pilot Local Government Unit under the CNJIP being a recipient of the Seal of Good Housekeeping Award and as Hall of Famer for Child Friendly LGUs. As the pilot local government unit in the Bicol Region, Naga City is expected to develop a model Local ... Read more
Groundbreaking ceremony of SALINTUBIG project in Del Gallego, Camarines Sur held
The groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of potable water system Level II project in Barangay Mansalaya, Del Gallego, Camarines Sur was held last October 3, 2012 worth P 7 million funded under the Sagana at Ligtas na Tubig sa Lahat (SALINTUBIG) project of the National Government through the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC) which will benefit 221 households covering a population of 1,400.
The guest of honor present in the groundbreaking was Dir. Blandino M. Maceda, the Regional Director of DILG V. Other personalities who were present during the groundbreaking were the municipal officials of the Municipality of Del Gallego ... Read more