3 R1 Regional LTIA winners receive development grants
Three Regional Lupong Tagapamayapa Incentives Awards (LTIA) winners of Region 1 received Certificates of Recognition and Development Grant amounting to Php 50,000.00 each from the Department of the Interior and Local Government Region 1 (DILG R1) last July 11, 2016.
The three (3) winners are lupons of Brgy. 1, San Lorenzo, Laoag City (Component City Category); Brgy. Ortiz, Naguilian, La Union (1st- 3rd Income Class Category) and Brgy. Tavora Proper, Pugo, La Union (4th- 6th Income Class Category). They were among the lupons assessed and validated by the Regional Awards Committee (RAC) last March 29, 2016. The three (3) lupons were selected as Regional Winners by the RAC and were nominated as regional nominees to the National LTIA.
Other lupons assessed by the RAC were from Brgy. Parian, City of San Fernando La Union and Brgy. II, Vigan City, Ilocos Sur for the City Category; Brgy. 17 Barcelona, Solsona, Ilocos Norte, Brgy. Turod, Cabugao, Ilocos Sur and Brgy. San Rafael West, San Nicolas, Pangasinan for 1st- 3rd Income Class Category andBrgy. Bilidbid, Salcedo, Ilocos Sur for the 4th- 6th Income Class Category.
The LTIA grants economic benefits and incentives to Lupong Tagapamayapa that demonstrates exemplary performance in settling disputes at the grassroots level. It has three (3) major criteria; namely, Efficiency in the Operations of the Lupong Tagapamayapa, Effectiveness in Securing the Katarungang Pambarangay Objectives, and Creativity and Resourcefulness of the Lupong tagapamayapa. It also has four (4) categories:Highly Urbanized Cities, Component and Independent Component Cities, 1-3 Class Municipalities and4 -6 Class Municipalities.