Water and Wastewater, the theme for this year’s World Water Day was the topic of discussion during the Environmental Management Bureau Region 6 Students’ Forum at the Iloilo Science and Technology University (ISAT-U) last March 17, 2017. A message was given by the Dean of the College of Engineering of ISAT-U, Dr. Russ Allen Napud continue reading : WORLD WATER DAY STUDENTS’ FORUM: WATER AND WASTEWATER
Iloilo City-UGSAD Gender Resource Center holds a public forum about women empowerment in observance of the Women’s Month Celebration with the theme “WE Make Change Work for Women” on March 10, 2017 at University of the Philippines Visayas. Women are potent agents of positive changes in our society. Thus, “real change” can be only achieved when continue reading : Women Can Make a Change: UGSAD Forum 2017
Solid waste management is a vital issue that needs public attention and concern. A key factor in implementing proper solid waste management is the involvement of the youth. In the Youth Environment in Schools Organizations (YES-O) Camp in Region 6, the Environmental Education and Information Unit (EEIU) of the EMB lectured to around 300 participants, continue reading : Don’t Spread Waste, Educate! YES-O Camp 2017
For. Livino Duran was appointed OIC- Regional Director of the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) in Western Viyasas. He was formerly the OIC – Assistant Regional Director for Management Service of the DENR Region 6.
A public consultation for the Regional State of the Brown Environment Report of the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) Region 6 was held in the presence of invited national government agencies, civil society organizations (CSOs) and business sectors on February 20, 2017 in Iloilo City. Mr. Arjunn Marven Calvo, Chief of the Planning Programming Environmental Education continue reading : EMB HOLDS PUBLIC CONSULTATION FOR REGIONAL STATUS OF THE BROWN ENVIRONMENT REPORT
Iloilo City-Metro Iloilo Airshed Anti-Smoke Belching Unit (MIA-ASBU) conducts Operators and Drivers Forum on the hazards of air pollution and the proper engine maintenance to mitigate pollution. Metro Iloilo Airshed Anti-Smoke Belching Unit is initiating a pro-active approach to achieve and maintain the good quality of air that meets the National Ambient Air Quality Guideline continue reading : Reduce Pollution for a Better Nation: A Forum with Operators and Drivers
On February 14, 2017, the UGSAD Gender Resource Center – Western Visayas headed the event, One Billion Rising for the Solidarity Against Exploitation of Women. The Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) Region 6, as member of the UGSAD Inter-Agency, joined the event at Camp Delgado, Fort San Pedro, Iloilo City Proper, Iloilo City together with other continue reading : EMB Joins One Billion Rising 2017
On Wednesday, February 8, 2017, The Environmental Education and Information Unit (EEIU) of the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) Region 6 during the one-hour program, “Ikaw Kag Ang Imo Palibot” of Radyo Ng Bayan Iloilo, discussed the Cause and Effects of Climate Change, including the definition, cause and effects of greenhouse gases and global warming. The continue reading : (CLIMATE) CHANGE IS COMING: “Ikaw Kag Ang Imo Palibot” Radio Program