Rizal, Nueva Ecija – With the thrust in promoting child-centered Local Government Units towards a Child-Friendly Philippines: A Caring and Protective Society For, By, and With the Children; the Municipality of Rizal Nueva Ecija was conferred with the 2014 Seal of Child-Friendly Local Governance by the Council for the Welfare of Children (CWC).

   NECleanupOfficers and staff of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Nueva Ecija headed by ARD/PD Abraham A. Pascua led the massive clean-up drive under the Manila Bay Clean-Up, Rehabilitation and Preservation Project (MBCURP). The activity, attended by about 70 elected local officials and residents of the said Barangay was held on February 24, 2015.

   San Antonio, Nueva Ecija inaugurated its new municipal building on January 8, 2015 attended by around 400 participants including elected officials and employees of the Provincial Government of Nueva Ecija and municipality of San Antonio, members of the DILG, PNP and BFP.


   In line with the Ugnayan ng Barangay at Simbahan (UBAS) Launching in the province of Nueva Ecija on December 1, 2014, a Coordination meeting with the Technical Working Group was held on February 4, 2015 at DILG NE Provincial Office Conference Room.

   During the meeting, DILG R-3 OIC ARD and Provincial Director of Nueva Ecija Abraham A. Pascua gave the rationale of the activity followed by the presentation of the UBAS Movement AVP and BuB Projects for 2014 and 2015.

     UBAS NE

    (left photo) seated from left: Gov. Umali, Sec. Roxas and LnB Pres. Abesamis during the MOA Signing.  Looking on are Rev. Apolinario Cunanan of the United Methodist Church, RD Dijan and PCSupt. Petrasanta 

     DILG Secretary Mar Roxas graced the Launching and MOA Signing of Ugnayan ng Barangay at Simbahan (UBAS) in Nueva Ecija on December 1, 2014 at Convention Center, Palayan City, Nueva Ecija. Assisting the Secretary were DILG R-3 Director Florida Dijan and DILG Nueva Ecija Provincial Director and OIC Assistant Regional Director Abraham Pascua.