The Department of Health (DOH) Region 13 and the DAP’s Sustainable Human Development Program, with the support of the Zuelleg Family Foundation, Inc., conducted the Executive Session on Bridging Leadership (BL) for the Mayors of Butuan and Surigao Cities. The activity is part of the City Leadership and Governance Program (CLGP) of the DOH. Regional Director JOSE R. LLACUNA JR. led the activity and explained the BL concepts and competencies. The two cities have demonstared that the CLGP approach proves useful in improving the performanace of the LGUs, particulalry in addressing their respective top 3 health problems and the identified 3 health inequities.