About Galing Pook
Innovate. Solve problems. Make a difference.
Galing Pook is a leading resource institution that recognizes, capacitates, and promotes innovation, sustainability, citizen empowerment, and excellence in local governance. 30 years since the Galing Pook Awards was launched, it has empowered hundreds of local government units to develop programs and social innovations through the Galing Pook Awards, Galing Pook Academy, and Galing Pook Advocacies.
Galing Pook Awards
"Balik-Biñan Project" 2022 Galing Pook Awardee
"To be recognized with our heritage, especially during these times when we search for our national identity, is quite an achievement. Maraming salamat sa Galing Pook sa pagkilala sa pagpapaunlad ng aming kalinangan!"
Mayor Arman Dimaguila, City of Biñan, Laguna
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Get to know about the recipients of the Galing Pook Award throughout the years and learn how each LGU responded innovatively to their own challenges.
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A + I Program
The Adaptive and Innovative Leadership Program for Good Governance is a training platform for local government leaders to find adaptive solutions to existing community challenges.
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Join our activities and be part of a growing community of good local governance champions