The Mines and Geosciences Bureau-IX family welcomes Ma. Antonia 'Toni' Yulo-Loyzaga as our new DENR Secretary.
In her message during the Turnover Ceremony held at the Social Hall in DENR Central Office this morning, Sec. Loyzaga proposed and enjoined all DENR personnel to a mission that represents ethical stewardship, service with excellence and virtue, and upholding a shared environmental values, and scientific and technical excellence. 
She emphasized on a stewardship that is democratic where stakeholders can participate and transparency in the Department’s plans and decisions. She also wanted to work across all silos and pointed out the need to harness DENR's expertise and make sure that the capabilities of the different sectors and bureaus, are actually in line and do support each other.