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. In its 28 years, 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
"Tayo Na Mapayapang Valenzuela" 2018 Galing Pook Awardee
"When you are called as a winner, it's not just for you. But rather, it's very fulfilling to hear the name of the city being called as a winner. It's the achievement of the city, it's the achievement of every Valenzuelano."
Rex Gatchalian, Mayor of Valenzuela City
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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