EMB-CAR DONATES 40 TRASH BINS AND 2,000 YELLOW TRASH BAGS FOR HEALTHCARE WASTES TO THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT OF TABUK CITY

As part of the Government’s relentless effort to curb the spread of COVID-19, EMB-CAR donated 40 plastic trash bins and 2,000 yellow trash bags to LGU Tabuk City. Said trash bins and bags will be used for the LGU’s Isolation Areas and Rural Health Units. The turn-over was made between EMB-CAR through Engr. Ricardo P. continue reading : EMB-CAR DONATES 40 TRASH BINS AND 2,000 YELLOW TRASH BAGS FOR HEALTHCARE WASTES TO THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT OF TABUK CITY

IN CELEBRATION OF THE ZERO-WASTE MONTH, EMB-CAR RELEASES THE WINNING PIECE OF THE INFOGRAPHICS CONTEST

January is Zero Waste Month as mandated by Presidential Proclamation No. 760, dated May 5, 2014. This month is also the anniversary of the signing of the Republic Act 9003 or the “Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000”. In celebration of the zero-waste month, EMB-CAR proudly presents the winning piece of the Infographics Contest continue reading : IN CELEBRATION OF THE ZERO-WASTE MONTH, EMB-CAR RELEASES THE WINNING PIECE OF THE INFOGRAPHICS CONTEST

WORKSHOP IN PREPARATION FOR THE CLEAN AIR ACTION PLAN FOR LGU LA TRINIDAD

Stakeholders’ Workshop in preparation for the Clean Air Action Plan for LGU La Trinidad was conducted in collaboration with Asian Development Bank and Clean Air Asia on December 15, 2021 at Fortune Restaurant, Otek Street Baguio City. The municipality of La Trinidad Benguet is a recipient of the ADB project which primarily aims to improve continue reading : WORKSHOP IN PREPARATION FOR THE CLEAN AIR ACTION PLAN FOR LGU LA TRINIDAD

EMB CAR JOINS THE DENR CAR CONVOCATION AND FLAG CEREMONY

For the first time since the start of the pandemic, EMB CAR joins the DENR CAR convocation and flag ceremony at the DENR Grounds, Gibraltar, Baguio City on December 20, 2021. During the ceremony, DENR-CAR Regional Executive Director, Engr. Ralph C. Pablo, EMB-CAR Regional Director, Ma. Victoria V. Abrera, WWRRDEC Director Helen A. Maddumba and continue reading : EMB CAR JOINS THE DENR CAR CONVOCATION AND FLAG CEREMONY

CONDUCT OF 2021 EMB-CAR REGIONAL YEAR-END ASSESSMENT

EMB-CAR conducted its annual Year-End assessment on December 14-17, 2021 to discuss the status of physical accomplishments and financial utilization as of December 5,2021. The annual event was actively participated by all the EMB-CAR employees as they shared their experiences, strategies, methodologies, and assessment on best measures to accomplish targets effectively and efficiently for the continue reading : CONDUCT OF 2021 EMB-CAR REGIONAL YEAR-END ASSESSMENT

EMB CAR DISTRIBUTES IEC MATERIALS ON CLIMATE CHANGE

Information, Education and Communication (IEC)materials on climate change were given to walk-in clients at the EMB CAR Public Assistance and Complaints Desk in celebration of the National Climate Change Awareness Week (November 19-25), which was declared by Proclamation No. 1667, series of 2008. The IEC material consists of information on Climate change, including the sources continue reading : EMB CAR DISTRIBUTES IEC MATERIALS ON CLIMATE CHANGE

HAPPENING NOW: YEAR-END ASSESSMENT OF SOLID MANAGEMENT ACTIVITIES IMPLEMENTATION WITH EMB REGIONAL OFFICES

In line with the Bureau’s thrust of improving the delivery as well as institute a culture of excellence in public service across the organization, the Environmental Management Bureau – Central Office through the Solid Waste Management Division conducts two-day year-end assessment of solid waste management activities implementation with the EMB Regional Offices on December 13-14, continue reading : HAPPENING NOW: YEAR-END ASSESSMENT OF SOLID MANAGEMENT ACTIVITIES IMPLEMENTATION WITH EMB REGIONAL OFFICES

SIGNING OF MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT AND DEED OF DONATION BETWEEN EMB-CAR AND THE PROVINCIAL LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT OF BENGUET

Environmental Management Bureau – CAR, represented by Regional Director Ma. Victoria V. Abrera, and the Provincial Local Government Unit of Benguet, represented by the Hon. Governor Melchor D. Diclas, signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) and Deed of Donation (DOD) in the turnover of a Plastic Recycling Equipment worth PhP6,550,000.00 on December 14, 2021 at continue reading : SIGNING OF MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT AND DEED OF DONATION BETWEEN EMB-CAR AND THE PROVINCIAL LOCAL GOVERNMENT UNIT OF BENGUET

2021 TOP 5 BARANGAY AWARDEES OF BAGUIO CITY IN MONTHLY CLEAN-UP AND WINNERS OF THE REC IEC INFOGRAPHICS, FINALLY NAMED

The Environmental Management Bureau- Cordillera Administrative Region awarded the top five (5) barangays of Baguio City in the Monthly Clean-up category. Similarly, winners of 2021 Regional Ecology Center (REC)-Information, Education, and Communication (IEC) Infographics were borne. The EMB CAR also capacitated the REC members from the universities and agencies on the management of Clean Air, continue reading : 2021 TOP 5 BARANGAY AWARDEES OF BAGUIO CITY IN MONTHLY CLEAN-UP AND WINNERS OF THE REC IEC INFOGRAPHICS, FINALLY NAMED

EMB-CAR JOINS THE 18-DAY CAMPAIGN TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN (VAW)

Environmental Management Bureau – CAR joins the 18-Day Campaign to End Violence Against Women (VAW) in support of the Philippine government’s goal of protecting human rights of women and girls by upholding its commitment to address all forms of gender-based violence as enshrined in the 19987 Constitution. This year’s campaign seeks to raise awareness of continue reading : EMB-CAR JOINS THE 18-DAY CAMPAIGN TO END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN (VAW)