Student leaders and young professionals from Iloilo gathered recently at the Iloilo Convention Center for the GreenDucation Seminar-Workshop spearheaded by the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB)-6.
Rabbie Chris Carvajal, EMB-6 Environmental Education and Information Unit Chief, said that GreenDucation is a flagship youth program of EMB which promotes youth empowerment and partnership.
He said this aims to inspire various youth leaders to be empowered and be informed on various environmental programs of the EMB.
The theme, “Empowering the Filipino Youth through Environmental Education and Green Networking,” emphasized the importance of youth empowerment in nation-building.
During the seminar-workshop, the participants were provided with updates on clean water, clean air, solid waste management, and environmental education.
Likewise, the participants were also given a lecture on developing infographic materials, which were facilitated by the Philippine Information Agency-6.
EMB-6 said that the conduct of the GreenDucation Seminar-Workshop was also in line with the celebration of the Philippine Environment Month this June. (PIA-Iloilo)