A roster of activities that will promote the creation of eco-schools and eco-cities has been lined up by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Environmental Management Bureau (DENR-EMB) as it leads nationwide celebrations of Clean Air Month, Environmental Awareness Month and Climate Change Consciousness Week (November 21-25) this November.
For exhibiting exemplary environmental performance, eight companies from the chiller and power sectors received recognition from the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) at the Joint Awarding Ceremony of the Philippines-Chiller Energy Efficiency Project (PCEEP) and the Philippine Environment Partnership Program (PEPP) held at the H2O Hotel in Manila.
Environment and health leaders of the Asia-Pacific Region meet to strengthen collaboration on climate change resilience, health issues arising from the impacts of environmental degradation, safe water and sanitation, and proper management of chemicals in pursuit of sustainable development.
The DENR through the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) recently commenced its series of regional cluster orientation-writeshops in mainstreaming Ecosystem-based Adaptation (EbA) in support to the Department’s Program on promoting the development of model communities on area management and convergence highlighting green and resilient communities showcasing best practices in climate change adaptation and mitigation.
Judge Tita Bughao Alisuag of the Regional Trial Court Branch 1 in Manila recently issued anOrder to send back to Canada container vans of wastes, in compliance to Republic Act (RA) No.6969, or the Toxic Substances, Hazardous and Nuclear Waste Control Act.