Blog & Press 2017-07-31T07:32:59+00:00

#BOOTCAMP17 spotlights the human element of governance

70 governance warriors from 22 government institutions in the Philippines gathered at the 17th Governance Boot Camp, held February 20-28, 2018 in Mandaue City in Cebu. Hosted by ISA and co-hosted by the local government [...]

March 12, 2018|

A city’s change of heart

The prospect of change is often accompanied by challenges. It was not any different for the city of Balanga, Bataan. When ISA tapped the local government to undergo its reform program in 2008, department heads [...]

March 9, 2018|

La Union: A progressive model capitol

“Bakit pa tayo gagastos for things like that?”         (“Why do we have to spend for things like that?”) This was a question many asked La Union provincial governor Francisco “Pacoy” Ortega III [...]

March 2, 2018|

Solidarity inside and outside Mandaue’s city hall

To become the home of high value of manufacturing, serving the global market by 2020—that is the vision of the City Government of Mandaue in Cebu. As one of 43 local government units (LGUs) in [...]

February 19, 2018|

SPMS Manual: An Innovation of DTI

A video launched on 13 February 2018 for the Department of Trade and Industry's (DTI) Strategic Performance Management System (SPMS) Manual.

February 14, 2018|

Philippine Heart Center: Healthcare beyond better

“The Philippine Heart Center (PHC) aspires to provide safer, better quality, more efficient healthcare,” Assistant Director for Medical Services, Dr. Gerardo Manzo said, emphasizing PHC’s goal at their public revalida for Institutionalization on 19 January [...]

February 1, 2018|