Barangay Bottom-up Budgeting (BUB)
The orientation on Barangay Bottom-up Budgeting (BUB) was held on February 24, 2016 at Science City of Munoz Pag-Asa Gymnasium. Ms. Rosie Juego Sabiniano, CLGOO of the DILG and Mr. Jefferson G. Ongoco, Head, City Planning Development office were the speakers on the said orientation.
The goals of the barangay Bottom up Budgeting (BUB) were: the use of the BUB process in the barangay; participation of citizens on planning and budgeting of barangay programs and projects; ensuring that the plan of government is according to the needs of the citizens of the barangay; decrease the effect of poverty; active participation of community on implementation of the project; and strengthen the barangay as frontline agency of government.
Compliance to Barangay Full Disclosure Policy (BFDC), presence of Barangay Development Plan, conduct of barangay assembly and capacity to implement the project were the selection criteria.
The Sangguniang Barangay (SB), Civil Society Organization (CSO) and Barangay Development Council (BDC) were responsible for identifying the priority projects needed.
The priority areas for the project development plan were economic services, agricultural services, environmental Services, social Services, general public services and full security.