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.
Massive clean up activities, dubbed as “Bayan Ko, Linis Ko” will be held all over the country onSeptember 17 for the National Clean Up Day organized by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in collaboration with local government units, non-government organizations, academe and the private sector.
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) will conduct a National Forum on Eco-Schools and Eco-Cities on August 31 to September 2, 2016 at the Grand Menseng Hotel in Davao City to overcome challenges, and upscale opportunities and replicate good practices among eco-schools and eco-cities.