EMB-CAR SITS AS A PANELIST FOR PUBLIC HEALTH ISSUES

On November 8, 2022, the Environmental Management Bureau- Cordillera Administrative Region thru its Regional Director Ma. Victoria V. Abrera participated as one of the panelists during the Field Epidemiology Training Program (FETP) organized by the Department of Health at The Manor, Camp John Hay, Baguio City. Part of the training program was the presentation of continue reading : EMB-CAR SITS AS A PANELIST FOR PUBLIC HEALTH ISSUES

ELECTRONIC VEHICLE CHARGING STATION NOW LAUNCHED AT SM CITY BAGUIO

Environmental Management Bureau -Cordillera Regional Director Ma. Victoria joined the launching of the Electronic Vehicle Charging Station at SM City Baguio on November 17, 2022. Said EV Charging station has 50-kilowatt Direct Current Chargers with two ports of Japanese and European connectors. The charging station will be offered cap free for a period of one continue reading : ELECTRONIC VEHICLE CHARGING STATION NOW LAUNCHED AT SM CITY BAGUIO

EMB-CAR in-action: QUICK RESPONSE TEAM

The Environmental Management Bureau- Cordillera Administrative Region with its Quick Response Team (QRT) led by Mr. Mark Anthony P. Solano and Mr. Jefferson B. Lumerez, Technical Personnel from Environmental Monitoring and Enforcement Division (EMED) acted on the onsite validation/investigation of various complaints received by the Bureau through correspondence and social media. Said investigations are relevant continue reading : EMB-CAR in-action: QUICK RESPONSE TEAM

Last leg of the Capability Building on Environmental Laws with the Local Government Units and Stakeholders

The Environmental Management Bureau – Cordillera Administrative Region conducted the last leg of the Capability Building on Environmental Laws with the Local Government Units and Stakeholders at Newtown Plaza Hotel on October 27, 2022. The activity was attended by 400 plus participants from the Local Government Units of Abra, Benguet, Baguio City, and regional line continue reading : Last leg of the Capability Building on Environmental Laws with the Local Government Units and Stakeholders

EMB – CAR JOINS THE CULMINATING ACTIVITY OF THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES MONTH & 25TH IPRA COMMEMORATION

The Environmental Management Bureau-CAR participated in the 2022 Indigenous Peoples Month & 25th IPRA Celebration on October 28, 2022 at Saint Louis University, Baguio City. Engr. Cynthia P. Romero received the token of Appreciation on behalf of EMB – CAR. Along with other National Line Agencies, universities, and the private sector, the EMB – CAR continue reading : EMB – CAR JOINS THE CULMINATING ACTIVITY OF THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES MONTH & 25TH IPRA COMMEMORATION

Capability Building on Environmental laws with Local Government Units and Stakeholders held in Mountain Province

Capability Building on Environmental laws with Local Government Units and Stakeholders was conducted by the Environmental Management Bureau – CAR on October 20, 2022 at New Bontoc Hotel, Mountain Province. RD Ma. Victoria V. Abrera underscored in her message that climate change is not abstract but a reality we are facing and in fact CAR continue reading : Capability Building on Environmental laws with Local Government Units and Stakeholders held in Mountain Province

INFORMATION EDUCATION CAMPAIGN ON LEAD POISONING PREVENTION, E-WASTE MANAGEMENT ORIENTATION & ONLINE PCO ACCREDITATION TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS, BARANGAY HEALTHCARE UNITS AND SCHOOL AUTHORITIES

In observance of the Lead Poisoning Prevention Month this October, the Environmental Management Bureau – Cordillera thru the Environmental Education and Information Unit organized the IEC on Lead Poisoning Prevention, E-waste Management Orientation and Online PCO Accreditation on October 28, 2022 at Newtown Plaza Hotel, Baguio City. Engr. Hope P. Turiano gave a lecture on continue reading : INFORMATION EDUCATION CAMPAIGN ON LEAD POISONING PREVENTION, E-WASTE MANAGEMENT ORIENTATION & ONLINE PCO ACCREDITATION TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNITS, BARANGAY HEALTHCARE UNITS AND SCHOOL AUTHORITIES

Presentation of the draft Implementing Rules and Regulation of the Extended Producers Responsibility or the Republic Act 11898

Regional Director Ma. Victoria V. Abrera (face-to-face) attended the Presentation of the draft Implementing Rules and Regulation of the Extended Producers Responsibility or the Republic Act 11898 at Seda Hotel, Vertis North, Quezon City and the Chief of SWM Section, Engr Ricardo P. Dang-iw via Zoom platform on November 2-4, 2022.  This law aims to continue reading : Presentation of the draft Implementing Rules and Regulation of the Extended Producers Responsibility or the Republic Act 11898

Regional Capacity Building for Hazardous Waste Management

With Chief HWMS Mr. Geri-Geronimo R. Sanez, EMB Legal Office Atty. Julie Turqueza, Atty. Stanley C. Zambarrano and Special Agent II Jonathan L. Belmonte of the Bureau of Customs, and nationwide participants, Regional Capacity Building for Hazardous Waste Management was held at Plaza Lodge Baguio City on October 24-28, 2022. Topics include Protocols on the continue reading : Regional Capacity Building for Hazardous Waste Management