Category: Public Administration

  • Last PressCon For 2023

    Last PressCon For 2023

    Governor Arthur Defensor, Jr. held his last press conference with the Iloilo Provincial Capitol Press Corps (IPCPC) for 2023 yesterday, December 22. The governor thanked IPCPC and the media for helping the Iloilo provincial government disseminate significant information to the public and for letting the public know about what his administration is doing for the…

  • NGOs-POs Week At The Capitol

    NGOs-POs Week At The Capitol

    The Iloilo Provincial Government cited the important contribution of the Non-Government Organizations (NGOs) and People’s Organizations (POs) in the attainment of Governor Arthur Defensor’s development mantra Movement for a Robust, Progressive, Globally-competitive and Resilient Province of Iloilo (MoRProGRes Iloilo) during a program at the Capitol lobby this morning. Provincial Administrator Raul Banias, representing Gov. Defensor,…

  • PESO-OFMDC Leads Meeting For OFWs And Their Families

    PESO-OFMDC Leads Meeting For OFWs And Their Families

    Various national government agencies, Iloilo Provincial Government offices, and Migrants Association members were present at the recently concluded Iloilo Provincial Overseas Filipinos Migration and Development Committee (IPOFMDCOM) meeting held on December 7, 2023, at the Governor’s Board Room. Vice Governor Christine S. Garin, co-chairperson, presided over the meeting that was attended by 25 members which…

  • IIFN Ceremonial MOU Signing

    IIFN Ceremonial MOU Signing

    The Iloilo Provincial Government through the Local Economic Development and Investment Promotions Office (LEDIPO) spearheaded the ceremonial signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for the Iloilo Investment Facilitation Network (IIFN) today, November 24, 2023. IIFN comprises the Iloilo Provincial Government and 29 other government agencies that render licensing and regulatory services. Governor Arthur Defensor,…

  • Meeting with IsraAID

    Meeting with IsraAID

    Gov. Arthur Defensor, Jr. had a meeting with the representatives from IsraAID led by its Asia-Pacific head Juliana Peña on Tuesday, Aug. 15. IsraAID, an international non-governmental humanitarian aid organization based in Israel, is in search of possible areas in the country where they can implement their programs and Iloilo province is one of their…

  • Entrepreneurial Leadership Orientation For LGUs

    Entrepreneurial Leadership Orientation For LGUs

    The provincial government of Iloilo is the first in Western Visayas to conduct an Entrepreneurial Leadership Orientation for local government units. The LEDIP Center Iloilo Province partnered with the Local Government Academy and the Department of the Interior and Local Government for the conduct of the activity on August 14-15, 2023 at the Casa Real…

  • Philippine Daily Inquirer Special Feature

    Philippine Daily Inquirer Special Feature

    Governor Arthur Defensor Jr. shared with Philippine Daily Inquirer Visayas Bureau Chief Connie Fernandez-Brojan his initiatives under MoRProGRes Iloilo which aims to catapult the province of Iloilo towards progress and development. The development thrust of the Defensor administration will be highlighted in the monthly supplement of the Philippine Daily Inquirer which features local government units.…

  • Research and Development Program

    Research and Development Program

    Gov. Arthur Defensor Jr. met with representatives from the University of the Philippines Visayas Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and Extension headed by Vice Chancellor Harold Monteclaro to discuss possible areas of collaboration in terms of research and development. They presented their research programs on food security, health, and social services, among others.…

  • Livable Province Of Iloilo

    Livable Province Of Iloilo

    Gov. Arthur Defensor Jr. presented the plans policies, and vision of the provincial government in making Iloilo a livable and intelligent province during the Liveable Cities Local Lab forum entitled Enhancing Livability: Cultivating the Potential of Iloilo on July 12, 2023, at Richmonde Hotel, Iloilo City. The governor introduced his development mantra MoRProGRes Iloilo or…

  • Capitol Press Corps Oathtaking

    Capitol Press Corps Oathtaking

    Governor Arthur Defensor, Jr. administered the oath of office of the new set of officers of the Iloilo Provincial Capitol Press Corps (IPCPC) last night (June 7) at the Casa Real de Iloilo. IPCPC’s new set of officers are: Fraye Cedrick Anona of Aksyon Radyo – President; Regan Arlos of RMN-DYRI – Vice President; Lynd…