National Statistics Month Celebration

The Municipality of Bautista joins the nation in celebration of the National Statistics Month

The Municipality of Bautista joins the nation in celebration of the National Statistics Month

The National Statistics Month is conducted annually pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 647 (series of 1990), “Declaring the Month of October of Every Year as the National Statistics Month.” The celebration aims to promote, enhance and instill nationwide awareness and appreciation of the importance and value of statistics to the different sector of society.

Now on its 26th year, the NSM carriess the theme, “Pagyamanin at Gamitin ang Estadistika, Kalusugan para sa Lahat ay Abot-Kamay Na,” hosted by the Department of Health (DOH). The objective is to highlight the importance of improving the health sector, through the provision of quality statistics made available by the Philippine Statistical System (PSS) to our health planners to identifytarget beneficiaries as well as to formulate appropriate programs that will likely benefit more filipinos.

DILG Accords 2015 SGLG to the Municipality of Bautista, Pangasinan

In its effort to continously instill reforms in making public service better, hence public servants are accountable to the Filipino people, and are responsible of the actions at all times, our government through the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) accords the Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) to the Municipality of Bautista, Pangasinan in recognition of the LGU’s good financial housekeeping, disaster preparedness and social protection as good governance core components, and of LGU’s business friendliness and competitiveness, peace and order as well environmental management as good governance essential components.

In his conratulatory letter dated July 21, 2015 to Hon. Amadeo T. Espino, the LGU’s Local Chief Executive, DILG Secretary Mar Roxas expressed joy and appreciation because the Municipality of Bautista met all the required standards of the core and essential components. He further stressed that continous effort is needed to make better public service immensely significant for sustainable development. Passing the Seal entitles the local government unit of Bautista, Pangasinan to THREE MILLION PESOS (Php 3,000,000.00) Performance Challenge Fund. The fund will be utilized for development projects inclusive in the LGU’s development plan.

The Seal of Good Local Governance aims to: foster transparency and accounatbility; prepare LGUS for the challenges posed by disasters; boraden acces to social protection services especially the marginalized and the most vulnerable in the community, such as women, children, the lederly, persons with disability and indigenous peoples, among others; atrtact more business investments and employment; protect the community from threats to life and security and uphold the integrity of the environment.

Relative to this, the Municipal Mayor called all Department Heads in a short conference presided by the Municipal Local Government Operations Officer, Mr. Jimmy G. Ocumen to thresh out differences for further improvement for the next validation come September. Mayor Espino thanked all his Department HEads and the MLGOO for the meritorius achievement. He also encouraged everybody to work even harder for mor challenges. The presence of the DILG  Provincial Director Ms. Reggie R. Colisao, was an added value to the conference. She read the letter of the DILG Secretary congratulating the Municipal Mayor and the Local Government Unit.Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) 2015 Pagkilala sa KATAPATAN AT KAHUSAYAN NG PAMAHALAANG LOKAL Seal of Good Local Governance (SGLG) 2015 Pagkilala sa KATAPATAN AT KAHUSAYAN NG PAMAHALAANG LOKAL