EMB-CAR LAUNCHES THE NATIONAL PLAN OF ACTION (NPOA) TO HELP PREVENT, REDUCE, AND MANAGE MARINE LITTER IN THE COUNTRY

BAGUIO CITY – The Environmental Management Bureau – Cordillera Administrative Region spearheaded the regional launch of the National Plan of Action (NPOA) to help prevent, reduce, and manage Marine Litter (ML) in the country on July 21, 2022 at Paragon Hotel and Suites. Ma. Victoria V. Abrera, EMB-CAR Regional Director, in her welcome remarks mentioned that the continue reading : EMB-CAR LAUNCHES THE NATIONAL PLAN OF ACTION (NPOA) TO HELP PREVENT, REDUCE, AND MANAGE MARINE LITTER IN THE COUNTRY

MAINTAINING AN ECO-FRIENDLY WORKPLACE THROUGH SUCCULENT LANDSCAPING AND POTTING

Environmental Management Bureau- CAR organized a collaborative succulent landscaping and potting for all its employees to promote environmental sustainability through beautification, instill positive environment and firm camaraderie in the institution through a  collective participation, and develop creative skills of all the employees. Besides the physical embellishment attributed to advantages of plants,  it was scientifically proven continue reading : MAINTAINING AN ECO-FRIENDLY WORKPLACE THROUGH SUCCULENT LANDSCAPING AND POTTING

EMB-CAR UNITES ON ITS MID YEAR ASSESSMENT 2022

Environmental Management Bureau- Cordillera Administrative Region (EMB-CAR), and its Provincial and Environmental Management Unit (PEMUs) and Environmental Monitoring Officers (ENMOs) conducted its 2022 Mid-year Assessment to discuss the overall issues and concerns and office performance for the first semester.             Regional Director Ma. Victoria V. Abrera applauded the employees on their efforts in continuously protecting continue reading : EMB-CAR UNITES ON ITS MID YEAR ASSESSMENT 2022

“ARAW NG PARANGAL 2022’, A RECOGNITION TO ENVIRONMENTAL PARTNERS AND STAKEHOLDERS

In celebration of the 35th DENR Anniversary, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources- Cordillera Administrative Region and its line bureaus culminated the environment month through the “Araw ng Parangal 2022” on June 30, 2022. The event highlights the recognition of best performing offices; best employees; and loyalty awardees of the department.  Likewise, Environmental Management continue reading : “ARAW NG PARANGAL 2022’, A RECOGNITION TO ENVIRONMENTAL PARTNERS AND STAKEHOLDERS

COFFEE BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY TRAINING:  FROM PRODUCTION,  BREWING AND MANAGEMENT  OF  A COFFEE SHOP

The Environmental Management Bureau – Cordillera Administrative Region organized the Coffee Business Opportunity Training:  from Production, Brewing and Management of a Coffee Shop on June 28-30, 2022. Thethree-day seminar was intended for the Camp 3, Tuba, Benguet Local Coffee Farmers/Growers maintaining the Bamboo Ecopark Development along the Bued River System WQMA. Said activity was conducted continue reading : COFFEE BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY TRAINING:  FROM PRODUCTION,  BREWING AND MANAGEMENT  OF  A COFFEE SHOP

EMB-CAR ESCALATES REFORM THROUGH SOLID WASTE UPCYCLING

In collaboration with the Provincial Local Government Unit of Province of Mountain (PLGU Mt. Province) and Provincial Environment and Management Unit-Mt. Province (PEMU-Mt. Province), the EMB-CAR through its Gender and Development program facilitated an Enhanced Seminar-Workshop on Waste Diversion and Technology Transfer cum Lecture on Environment and Gender and Development on June 8-10, 2022 at continue reading : EMB-CAR ESCALATES REFORM THROUGH SOLID WASTE UPCYCLING

UPPER AMBURAYAN RIVER WQMA GOVERNING BOARD MEETING CONVENES THIS SECOND QUARTER

Environmental Management Bureau CAR held its regular Water Quality Management Area (WQMA) Governing Board meeting to discuss the accomplishments and concerns in the management of the Lower and Upper Amburayan River on May 26, 2022 at the Orchard Hotel, Baguio City. The meeting was presided over by the Environmental Monitoring and Enforcement Division Chief, Engr. continue reading : UPPER AMBURAYAN RIVER WQMA GOVERNING BOARD MEETING CONVENES THIS SECOND QUARTER

EMB – CAR JOINS KAPIHAN SA KALIKASAN TO KICK OFF ENVIRONMENT MONTH CELEBRATION

EMB CAR joins the Kapihan sa Kalikasan together with the DENR CAR, line bureaus, PENRO Benguet and CENRO Baguio. The said Kapihan was facilitated by the Philippine Information Agency – CAR in partnership with the DENR Cordillera Administrative Region to tackle updates on environmental issues and concerns and to jumpstart the month-long activities of the continue reading : EMB – CAR JOINS KAPIHAN SA KALIKASAN TO KICK OFF ENVIRONMENT MONTH CELEBRATION

KANSHUN DI CORDILLERA, ENVIRONMENT EXHIBIT & LAUNCHING OF THE BASURA BUSTER

The Environmental Management Bureau-Cordillera Administrative Region in collaboration with CENRO Baguio, CEPMO-WAMD, and DENR -CAR spearheads Kanshun Di Cordillera, Environmental Exhibit and Basura Buster Launch. A show of talent, creativity and purpose in a 3 hour event in celebration of the Philippine Environment Month 2022 with the theme “Aksyon Para sa Natatanging Mundo.” On June continue reading : KANSHUN DI CORDILLERA, ENVIRONMENT EXHIBIT & LAUNCHING OF THE BASURA BUSTER

EMB REGIONAL OFFICES MID-YEAR ASSEMENT OF SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS IMPLEMENTATION FOR CY 2022

Environmental Management Bureau Central Office is conducted a face-to-face mid-year assessment of solid waste management programs implementation for CY 2022 at Newtown Hotel, Baguio City. This is attended by EMB focal persons and representatives of the solid waste management section of all EMB Regional Offices. Ma. Victoria V. Abrera, EMB-CAR Regional Director, in her opening continue reading : EMB REGIONAL OFFICES MID-YEAR ASSEMENT OF SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT PROGRAMS IMPLEMENTATION FOR CY 2022