DENR-CENRO CORON Activities for the
Celebration of the Month of the Ocean and
International Day for Biological Diversity
by: Jean I. Ignacio
In celebration with the Month of the Ocean (MOO), with the theme “Biodiversity for Food SeaCUREity,” and the International Day for Biological Diversity (IDBD), with the theme, “Mainstreaming Biodiversity: Sustaining People and their livelihoods,” the Community Environment and Natural Resources (CENR) Office of Coron, led by CENR Officer Eriberto B. Saños conducted cleanup activities last May 21, 2016 at Gutchie Falls and Pupualan River, both in Barangay Decalachao, Coron, Palawan and are within the Busuanga Pasture Reserve (BPR).
During the cleanup activities, CENR Officer Saños emphasized the value of biodiversity. A lecture on Climate Change was also conducted by Saños a day before the said cleanup activity which was participated by the personnel of CENRO-CORON.
"Changes are unfolding in the Department," says new
By: Deniel Salvador B. Morillo
“Changes are unfolding in the Department because Secretary Lopez wants a paradigm shift in the agency to improve the quality of life of our people.”
Natividad Yabut- Bernardino highlighted this during the Turnover Ceremony for her designation as the new OIC- Regional Director (RD) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) MIMAROPA Region last February 13, 2017 at the Conference Room of L&S Building, Ermita, Manila.
“We need to change the parameters we use in determining our performance. We need to establish the base line in order to determine if the quality of life of our stakeholders is improving through our programs. We need to look at development in a holistic perspective to achieve the genuine development that we want,” said the newly designated Regional Director.
RD Bernardino also explained that the Department is pursuing the Sustainable Integrated Area Development (SIAD) approach in the ....read more