2018 International Coastal Cleanup

EVERY September, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) participates in the International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) a global movement that provides opportunity to make a difference in the deterioration of our oceans. With this year’s theme: “Tayo ang Solusyon sa Polusyon”, the ICC will be conducted along the 5-km coastline from Brgy. Sto. Niño […]

DPWH-6 supports PICE regional elimination quiz

SEVERAL Civil Engineering students from Region 6 participated in the Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers (PICE) Regional Elimination Quiz for the 37th National Civil Engineering Student Quiz (NCESQ) at the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) Regional Office Conference Hall last weekend. The selected students came from 11 schools in Western Visayas – University […]

Solar-powered irrigation project a boon to Iloilo farmers

THIRTY bulb onion farmers are benefitting from the solar-powered irrigation projects recently installed in the municipality of Miagao here. April Joy Depamaylo, the town’s bulb onion coordinator, said the solar-powered irrigation projects were installed in two sites in the municipality. “One was installed in Barangay Cubay and the other one was in Barangay Guibongan, with […]

Wage, employment surveys up in Aklan

THE Philippine Statistics Authority-Aklan is currently conducting the Occupational Wages Survey and Integrated Survey on Labor and Employment in 88 selected establishments. According to Engr. Antonet Catubuan, Provincial Statistics Officer, the OWS aims to generate statistics for wage administration and wage determination in collective bargaining negotiations. On the other hand, ISLE intends toproduce an integrated […]

Save water, do rainwater harvesting

THE Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) recently conducted an Information Education Campaign (IEC) on the Water Code of the Philippines and its implementing rules and regulations to key stakeholders and water users at Days Hotel Iloilo. Municipality ENR Officers (MENROs) from Iloilo and Guimaras participated in this workshop which to heighted their awareness […]

Covered court for NegOcc town

THE Department of Public Works and Highways’ (DPWH) Negros Occidental Third District Engineering Office recently turned over the P2-million multi-purpose building (covered court) to Cauayan National High School in Poblacion, Cauayan, Negros Occidental. The structure funded by the district’s 2018 Outside Infra program will benefit the junior and senior high school students of the school […]

25th PR Congress reaffirms commitment to uphold truth

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The 25th National Public Relations (PR) Congress, the country’s biggest gathering of PR and communication professionals, turns the spotlight on building consensus, to together explore solutions toward ensuring truth in the practice of communication. The annual PR congress, set Sept27 and 28, 2018 at Shangri-La at the Fort, Taguig City, engages all […]