The City Government of Ligao is deeply stunned of the Seal of Child-Friendly Local Governance (SCFLG) conferred by the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) – Council for the Welfare of Children on 16 June 2017 at the La Rocca Veranda Suites and Restaurant, Legazpi City.
The SCFLG is awarded to the cities and municipalities that have passed all the criteria set by the audit system subsequent to an assessment gauging their level of performance in implementing child-friendly programs and establishing measures which promotes children’s welfare.
Mayor Patricia Gonzalez-Alsua emphasized that the SCFLG award is both a tribute and challenge to the local government unit to further address the child’s right to survival, development, protection, and participation in the society.
The Local Chief Executive assured that the aspiration and endeavor to pursue moral and social services through providing a better life and brighter future for our children will be consistently instituted in the City of Ligao.

Ligao City is also recognized as the 2015 Regional Winner of the Presidential Award for Child-Friendly Municipalities and Cities.