The Province of Iloilo won second place (provincial level) as Best in COVID-19 Pandemic Response in the 2021 Digital Governance Awards of the Department of Information and Communication Technology (DICT) and Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG). Iloilo province's entry is the "Provincial Civil-Defense Case Referral System (ProCID CARE System)" which is a brain-child of Gov. Arthur Defensor, Jr.
The DILG-LGRRC 6 congratulates this year's LGU winners at the Digital Governance Awards:
Mina, Iloilo - First Place, Best in Government Internal Operations and Third Place, Best in COVID-19 Pandemic Response
- Tigbauan, Iloilo - First Place, Best in Inter-Operability Award
- Libertad, Antique - First Place, Best in Business Empowerment Award
- Iloilo Provincial Government - Second Place, Best in COVID-19 Pandemic Response
- San Carlos City, Negros Occidental - Third Place, Best in COVID-19 Pandemic Response