Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
Barangays of Barobo, in the Surigao Del Sur Province within Region 13 - CAR in the Republic of The Philippines
Amaga • Bahi • Cabacungan • Cambagang • Causwagan • Dapdap • Dughan • Gamut • Javier • Kinayan • Mamis • Poblacion • Rizal • San Jose • San Roque • San Vicente • Sua • Sudlon • Tambis • Unidad • Wakat
- Barobo is one of the municipalities in Surigao del Sur.
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List of Municipalities in the Surigao del Sur Province within Region XIII (Caraga) in the Republic of The Philippines
Barobo • Bayabas • Cagwait • Cantilan • Carmen • Carrascal • Cortes • Hinatuan • Lanuza • Lianga • Lingig • Madrid • Marihatag • San Agustin • San Miguel • Tagbina • Tago
Cities in the Province of Surigao del Sur: Bislig City • Tandag (Capital)
Barobo Municipality Seal
Barobo within Surigao del Sur
Location of Surigao del Sur within Mindanao, Philippines
Barobo Municipality Hall
- 1 Geography of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 2 Location of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 3 History of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 4 People of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 5 Elected Government Officials of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 6 Businesses in Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 7 Real Estate for Sale or lease in Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 8 Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 9 Schools in Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 10 Economy of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 11 Natural Resources of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 12 Tourists Attractions of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 13 Festivals, Fiestas and Traditions of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 14 Sports News of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 15 News and Events
- 16 Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines supports Philippine Cycling
- 17 Your Story about Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 18 The oldest man or woman in Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- 19 Barobo, Surigao del Sur Photo Gallery
- 20 Disclaimer
Geography of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
Barobo Land Area (as of 2007, in hectares)= 24,250
Location of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- Barobo is one of the municipalities in Surigao del Sur.
- Surigao del Sur is in the island of mindanao and within Region_XIII
History of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
Barobo became a municipality on October 24, 1960. President Carlos P. Garcia signed Executive Order 407 at Malacanang Palace creating Barobo a municipality. He then appointed Felix P. Urbiztondo as its first mayor.
People of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- Population of Barobo as of 2015 census: 49,730
- Population of Barobo as of May 1, 2010 census: 43,663
- Total Population of Barobo (as of Aug 1, 2007): 40,933
- Registered Voters (2009): 21,929
The Sangguniang Panlungsod is composed of the City (Municipality) Vice-Mayor as Presiding Officer, regular Sanggunian members (Councilors), the President of the Association of Barangay Captains and the President of the Sangguniang Kabataan.
They shall exercise and perform the legislative powers and duties as provided for under Republic Act No. 7160, otherwise known as the Local Government Code of 1991. Shall consider and conduct thorough study all matters brought to their attention and consequently pass resolutions, enact ordinances and to introduce recommendations.
Budget of Municipalities and Cities: The Philippine budget formulation system is not centralized. It has been decentralized since 1991. It is the responsibility of each LGU to submit their budgetary needs for review. Failure to submit is the problem. "IMPERIAL MANILA IS A MYTH!".
- Absolutely NO need for FEDERALISM. It is a ploy to give the Bangsamoro an Islamic State and finance the religion of Islam. It violates the constitution's "separation of church and state". We need a representation of a MINIMUM of one SENATOR per REGION..
- Contrary to Pres. Duterte's ranting (July 2019): Elected public officials can't be suspended by the DILG or the office of the president. Republic Act 7160 chapter 4.
- Elected officials of Barobo for the term of 2016-2019
- Mayor of Barobo: Felixberto Urbiztondo
- Vice-Mayor of Barobo: Joey Pama
- Councilors of Barobo:
- Allan Bernal
- Analon Comandante
- Elena Conde
- Eunizel Bacolod
- Teodora Mira
- Vicente San Pablo
- Weng Sanchez
- Percila Mercader-caballo
- Elected officials of Barobo for the term of 2013-2016
- Mayor of Barobo: URBIZTONDO, FELIXBERTO (LP) LIBERAL PARTY
- Vice-Mayor of Barobo: PAMA, JOEY (LP) LIBERAL PARTY
- Councilors of Barobo:
- CONDE, ELLEN (UNA) UNITED NATIONALIST ALLIANCE 10918 9.97%
- DANDAN, DORIS (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 10868 9.92%
- COMANDANTE, ANALON (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 10134 9.25%
- BACOLOD, EUNIZEL (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 9768 8.92%
- LUMAPAS, DANNY INDEPENDENT 9737 8.89%
- BALAHAY, RICHARD (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 9707 8.86%
- RONQUILLO-SANCHEZ, WENG (UNA) UNITED NATIONALIST ALLIANCE 8666 7.91%
- MIRA, TEODORA (LP) LIBERAL PARTY 7834 7.15%
- Elected officials of Barobo for the term of 2010-2013
- Mayor of Barobo: Felixberto Salang Urbiztondo
- Vice-Mayor of Barobo: Joey Soriano Pama
- Councilors of Barobo:
Businesses in Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- How to Improve Your Business and Livelihood
The Philippine Livelihood Program: The Philippine government provides several programs to enhance the livelihood of the Filipino people. The department of Science and Technology through its Technology Research Center (TRC) regurlarly conducts various types of hands-on and personalized training programs.
- DOST - Website
- UPLiFT stands for Urban Program for Livelihood Finance and Training. - Website
- DSWD Pro-poor and Livelihood Programs - Website
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- Possible Businesses
- Auto, Trucks, Motorcycle and Bicycle dealers
- Banks, Lending Firms, Pawnshops, and Financial Institutions
- Clinics, Veterinary Clinics and Hospitals
- Pharmacies, Drug Stores, Agri-Vets
- Convenient Stores, Hardware and Supplies, General Stores, Sari-Sari Stores, Internet-Cafes
- Department Stores and Appliance Stores
- Supermarket, wet market, Fish Markets
- Hotels, Motels, Pension Houses, Boarding houses and Resorts
- Repair Shops: Shoe repair, Cellphone, Bikes (bicycles), motorcycles etc...
- Restaurants, Carenderias, Coffee Shops, and Bakeries (Bakeshops)
- Salons, Spas, Beauty Shops and Barber Shops
- Gas Stations, Water Stations, Propane Stations
Real Estate for Sale or lease in Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- If you have real estate property, whether its commercial, residential, farm land, or just an empty lot in Barobo, you can list that property for FREE HERE in Z-wiki.
- You can list your House and lot or farm land for sale or lease for free here in Z-Wiki
Churches, Mosques, or Places of Worship in Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
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- FILIPINOS WAKE UP! THE TAXES YOU PAID ARE USED BY THE GOVERNMENT TO EXCLUSIVELY FINANCE THE RELIGION OF ISLAM.
Freedom of religion, yes. Equality, yes. But no favoritism.
Schools in Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
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School year 2018-2019 starts Monday, Monday, June 4, 2018 and ends on Friday, April 5, 2019, for public elementary and secondary schools. The School Year shall consist of 208 school days inclusive of the five-day In-Service Training and the three days for the Parent-Teacher Conferences (PTC) conducted within the school year. However, learners are expected to be in school for a total of 200 class days.
- List of schools: >>> click
PUBLIC NOTICE: Why pretend that the National language of the Philippines is Tagalog? It should be English. To be a Teacher, doctor, lawyer, engineer, architect, nurse, computer technician; what books do you learn from? English books of course. All your tests are in English. The constitution of the Philippines is written in English. All the laws and new laws introduced by congress are in English. For that matter, you can't be a teacher in a school system unless you know English. The "Licensure Exam for Teachers" is in ENGLISH! Who are these people forcing Tagalog down our throats? Tagalog is simply one of the many dialects of the Philippines. Keep your dialects but learn and be proficient in ENGLISH.
The name of your school in Barobo can be listed here. You can list it like this:
- Name of School. Private or Public. It can be an elementary school, high school, college.
- Address of your school
- Telephone Number
- Principal of the school
You can also create a webpage for your school. We can help you.
Economy of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- If you have an article that talks about the improvement of the economy of Barobo you can post that article here. If you come across any news items that talk about the economy of Barobo, you may post it here. Of course you have to reference the writer of the article. Any improvement to transportation, power and service usually improves the economy of the community, so go ahead and report that too.
If you have a job available and that job is within Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines, you may post it here.
Remember to be as descriptive as possible and to post your Company name, Contact person, physical address, email address and Phone number.
Post expiration of Job Application. Go ahead and Click to Insert your job offer in the "Jobs in Barobo, Surigao del Sur" page.
Natural Resources of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
- Protect the environment
It is sad but true that as of the year 2012 the rivers of the Philippines continue to be the #1 Sewer Systems of the Philippines.
Protect & Save the Rivers. Do not let your sewer drain into the river. Your community can be the first to initiate this project.
Build your riverbank protection with a built-in gutter system. Reforest within Ten Years - Guaranteed!
Let us plant more trees in every barangay in the entire Philippines. It does not make any difference if the barangay is urban, partially urban or rural; we need more trees. Trees will prevent erosion, provide oxygen, prevent green house effect, and even a place of business for the shade tree mechanic.
The Philippines is a tropical country and practically anything will grow. The DENR has the planting trees project that goes on every year. Lots of picture taking for the media. Planting trees one by one is the "human" way of doing it. This individual planting of trees is good if done to "line" the roads and highways with trees or along fences or property divisions, or if you have a plantation.
To reforest the nation of the Philippines we have to plant trees the "mother nature" way. Sow the seeds during the rainy season. Go deep into "bald" forests and plant trees by sowing seeds. If there's not enough volunteers to do this, use the military helicopters to fly over the designated areas and sow the seeds.
Guaranteed within a few years, The Philippines will be lush again. >>Read More
We are using our rivers as our sewer system. If you ask a Filipino, "Are the Filipinos a clean people?" The answer is an automatic, "Yes!". However, the Filipinos are suffering from the same disease or attitude as most people do, and that is the "NIMBY" disease or "NIMBY" attitude. (NIMBY) Not In My Back Yard. So it is OK to dump my garbage and sewer there. Not mine! Someone else will take care of it.
This attitude is killing our rivers. Your great-grandparents, grandparents or parents were once proud to tell the stories of how they enjoyed swimming in the river behind your house or nearby. However, you can't say the same or tell the same stories to your kids or grand kids. Why? Because your generation is killing the river.
- Secretary Roy Cimatu - since May 8, 2017
- Department of Environment and Natural Resources
- Visayas Avenue, Diliman, 1100 Quezon City, Philippines
We have so much water in the Philippines and yet very little to drink.
Instead of relying too much on Diesel fuel and Coal to generate the majority of Philippine's Electrical energy Supply, we can concentrate more on renewable and sustainable source of energy such as: Hydro Power, Solar Power, and Wind Power and thermal energy conversion. We have too many black outs.
Tourists Attractions of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
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Festivals, Fiestas and Traditions of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
In the Philippines a fiesta is usually celebrated in barrios or barangays. It is the official holiday of the LGU, the barangay. Filipinos love fiestas. It is a time for joy and celebration. A fiesta is of Spanish origin and is usually commemorated in association with a christian patron saint. Most barangays whose population have been clustered by Muslims(Moros) and their population is more than that of the Christians, the celebration of the fiesta have been cancelled and replaced with the Hari Raya or Eid al-Fitr.
The cities or municipalities usually have yearly festivals where all the barangays participate. The cities or municipalities hold contests for the best floats in parades.
Sports News of Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
Every community has its sports hero. Who is the sports hero of Barobo? Are there any basketball courts, tennis courts, volleyball courts, baseball fields, softball fields, or any type of sports area or arena in Barobo? Go ahead and list any upcoming sports events in Barobo.
- PSC allots another P1.2 billion for athletes training in bid to win SEA Games overall title
- Thursday, August 15, 2019 5:35 am
- There was never a time in the history of Philippine sports that a government agency has allotted—and is prepared to spend—over a billion pesos in preparation for a big international event such as the Southeast Asian Games.
- The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC), through Chair Butch Ramirez, announced on Wednesday that the agency has appropriated P1.2 billion for the training and foreign exposure of national athletes training for the 30th edition of the Games the country is hosting later this year ............................... Full Story»
News and Events
- Stocks up, peso stronger
- Thursday, August 15, 2019
- Share prices ended higher yesterday as investors tracked overseas leads to trade the market.
- The Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) was up 70.20 points to 7,858.65, a 0.9 percent hike ........... Full Story»
- Manufacturing outlook bullish
- Wednesday, August 14, 2019
- The Philippine manufacturing sector showed resilience growing 4.4 percent in the first half of 2019 buoyed by sustained growth in few export markets and strong domestic demand.
- Ramon Lopez, secretary of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) said external demand has generally been dampened by weaker economic and manufacturing activities in many economies due to the escalation of global trade tensions especially between US and China. This has increased policy uncertainty and disrupted manufacturing activities in the global value chain ........... Full Story»
Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines supports Philippine Cycling
Philippine Cycling is about cycling in the Philippnes. Philippine Cycling helps promote bike races, cycling clubs, bicycle tours, and the development of bicycle trails. Activities are coordinated with bike shops and cycling clubs throughout the Philippines to promote the fun of riding bikes. Philippine Cycling will be coordinating events with tour of Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. Road biking and mountain bikings will be promoted by Philippine Cycling.
Cycling Activity to Participate In
Your cycling activity can be posted here and it will be shown in all the Provincial, City, Municipal and Barangay pages. Your 2015 Cycling Race or Activity can be Posted here.
- ILOILO CITY, April 27-May 2, 2015 (PNA) – Some 5,000 bikers are expected to join the second Iloilo Bike Festival slated April 27-May 2, 2015 as the city continues to aspire to become a bike-able walkable metropolis. The activity that supported by the John B. Lacson Foundation Maritime University (JBLFMU) and Megaworld Iloilo aims to promote Iloilo as a safe and bike friendly city, promote the share-a-road movement encourage Ilonggos to commute via biking and raise Ilonggos awareness on the benefits of biking on health, safety and environment concerns. Read More....
- CYCLING Le Tour de Filipinas 2015 set as country celebrates 60 years of top-caliber cycling Feb 1 to Feb 4 2015 - View the result of the race: A four stage race. Stage 1 starts in Balanga and back to Balanga for a 126K race Feb 1, 2015 (Sunday); stage 2 starts in Balanga, Bataan to Iba, Zambales for a 154.7 K race Feb 2, 2015 (Monday); stage 3 starts in Iba, Zambales to Lingayen, Pangasinan for a 150.1K race Feb 3, 2015 (Tuesday); stage 4 starts in Lingayen, Pangasinan to Baguio City, Benguet for a 101.7K race Feb 4, 2015 (Wednesday). For a total distance of 532.5 Kms. Read More >>>
- Ronda Pilipinas: Feb 8 - 27 2015:>> Discovering young riders for the national team will be the main objective of the LBC Ronda Pilipinas 2015 when the country’s premiere cycling race hits the road on Feb. 8 in Butuan City. Ronda Pilipinas executive project director Moe Chulani said the international multistage bikathon, which ends on Feb. 27, will have two qualifying legs of four stages each in Mindanao and the Visayas where the top riders will advance to face a tough foreign challenge in the six-stage Luzon finale. Read More>>>
Your Story about Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
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The oldest man or woman in Barobo, Surigao del Sur, Philippines
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