2017 National Women’s Month Celebration

EMB-NIR joins the 2017 National Women’s Month Celebration. In line with this celebration, the agency will conduct various gender mainstreaming activities related to this year’s theme: “We Make Change Work For Women” BACKGROUND The National Women’s Month Celebration  every March is part of the worldwide observance of the International Women’s Day (IWD). The following issuances continue reading : 2017 National Women’s Month Celebration

EMB-NIR Strategic Planning Workshop for CY 2017

EMB-NIR conducted its 1st Strategic Planning Workshop for CY 2017 at the Grand Regal Hotel participated by EMB-NIR personnel. The activity was conducted as a way to plan out how to accomplish all targeted goals by developing new procedures, formulating new policies and integrating best practices and lessons learned from the previous year. Strategic Planning continue reading : EMB-NIR Strategic Planning Workshop for CY 2017

San Carlos City Search for Sustainable and Eco-friendly School Year III

The Environmental Management Bureau – Negros Island Region (EMB-NIR) joined the Awarding Ceremony for SAN CARLOS CITY SEARCH FOR SUSTAINABLE AND ECO-FRIENDLY SCHOOL YEAR III held in SP Session Hall of San Carlos City. The awarding ceremony was also a venue to promote the 2017 National Search for Sustainable and Eco-Friendly Schools. The event was attended continue reading : San Carlos City Search for Sustainable and Eco-friendly School Year III

EMB-NIR facilitated an Orchestrated Clean-up last January 21, 2017

In compliance with Proclamation No. 760 Series of 2014 declaring every month of January as Zero Waste Month as well as the 17th Signing Anniversary of RA 9003 on January 16, 2017 and as part of the continuing National Clean up that started in September 2016, the Environmental Management Bureau – Negros Island Region (EMB-NIR) continue reading : EMB-NIR facilitated an Orchestrated Clean-up last January 21, 2017

EMB-NIR Conducted OPMS and EIA Review Protocols Orientation

The Environmental Management Bureau  – Negros Island Region of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR EMB-NIR) conducted an orientation for Online Permitting and Monitoring System (OPMS) and EIA Review Protocols. The said orientation was held today, December 15, 2016 at O Hotel, 52 San Sebastian St.,Bacolod City. Attendees for the OPMS orientation were EMB-NIR Staff continue reading : EMB-NIR Conducted OPMS and EIA Review Protocols Orientation

BOSES

Film Showing of the Movie entitled “BOSES” In support to Gender and Development and to promote the Campaign to End Violence Against Women and Children, EMB-NIR in coordination with Erasto Films conducted a free screening of the movie “Boses”  in John B. Lacson Colleges Foundation (JBLCF) last December 6, 2016. BOSES is a must-see film. The story continue reading : BOSES

Adopt-an-Estero/Waterbody Clean Up

The month of November celebrated three important environmental events particularly the National Environmental Awareness Month, National Clean Air Month and the Climate Change Consciousness Week. This month aims to make a difference among various sectors of society, particularly, the youth. Because of the important role that everybody plays in promoting a balanced and sustainable environment, continue reading : Adopt-an-Estero/Waterbody Clean Up

2017 NATIONAL SEARCH FOR SUSTAINABLE AND ECO-FRIENDLY SCHOOLS

2017 NATIONAL SEARCH FOR SUSTAINABLE AND ECO-FRIENDLY SCHOOLS  Rationale: “Overcoming poverty, gender equality, health promotion, environmental conservation and protection, rural transformation, human rights, intercultural understanding and peace, sustainable production and consumption, cultural diversity, and information and communication technologies – these are the key themes under the Global Action Program of the Post United Nations Decade of continue reading : 2017 NATIONAL SEARCH FOR SUSTAINABLE AND ECO-FRIENDLY SCHOOLS