Tag: Freedom of Information ordinance: Tooling up Naga’s governance practices

Freedom of Information ordinance: Tooling up Naga’s governance practices

NAGA CITY — An ordinance that will work for an expeditious, efficient, and effective way of getting public and official records from the city government was enacted recently by the Sangguniang Panlungsod and approved by Mayor Nelson Legacion on Monday, Feb. 28, 2021. Known as the Freedom of Information ordinance of the city government of Naga, the measure, which was authored by City Councilor Jessie R. Albeus, discussed in detail the kind of pieces of information that are allowed for mandatory disclosure and the manner as to how they can be accessed. Legacion said that with the implementation of the

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LGU establishes desk for civil society groups

NAGA CITY — The LGU here has established a desk that shall work to ensure that its people-centered governance is sustainably implemented and working appropriately, and its governance processes effectively pursued. Mayor Nelson Legacion issued Executive Order 2021-003 that creates the Civil Society Organization desk under the Community Relations Office. The desk shall function in close coordination with the Naga City People’s Council and Jesse M. Robredo Good Governance Center. As far back as 1995, the LGU has been recognized as trailblazer in terms of implementing people-centered governance. It has engaged the participation of Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) and Non-Government

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