DILG sets guidelines for community pantries

DILG sets guidelines for community pantries

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) issued guidelines on the handling of community pantries initiated by private individuals. DILG Secretary Eduardo Año disclosed during President Rodrigo Duterte’s weekly briefing on the Covid-19 crisis on Wednesday he would never allow “epal,” or the display of signages, billboards, posters featuring the pictures, names, initials of people, particularly politicians, in the pantry.