Galing Pook will be sponsoring a special panel at the upcoming 2013 PSPA International Conference to be held at the University of Makati on October 1-2, 2013.

Galing Pook is a private body that recognizes the best practices of local government units around the country through its Galing Pook Awards. Apart from giving recognition to deserving LGUs, the organization’s also aims to, using the winners of the Awards as models, stimulate and inspire “other local governments to introduce innovative practices and provide a fertile environment for the replication of successful reforms.”

The organization, to further promote innovation and good governance, has recently developed a TV program with local cable news channel ANC that features best practices of different local government units in the country. The Galing Pook TV Series shall start tomorrow, July 23, 2012 at 6:30 p.m.