ZC seminar


In response to the Memorandum of the Office of the Regional Executive Director of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR-IX), personnel from the Mines and Geosciences Bureau-IX (MGB-IX) served as Resource Person during the Orientation and Deputation Seminar to personnel of the Zamboanga City Police Station 5 (ZCPS5) on October 8, 2021.

The National Gender and Development Focal Point System (NGADFPS), through the Gender and Development (GAD) Office of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) organized a virtual Training on Gender-Responsive Behavior Changes to Address Climate Change last September 30 to October 01,  2021 via zoom platform.
Attended by RGAD-TWG Alternate Emma Deverala and Member Elsa Dolotina, said training aimed to enhance the skills of DENR Regional Gender and Development (RGAD) Focal Points and Information Officers in communicating the concerns on climate change to communities and influence their behavior to continue to reduce their carbon footprint and adopt a gender-responsive, climate-smart and resilient lifestyle given the urgency and rapid pace of climate change. As such, the need for new strategies to effect behaviorial change have been recorgnized that would appeal to people‚Äôs emotions, leveraging social norms, and the like were seen as potential paths for the more sustainable use of natural resources and curbing climate change impacts.
The Mine Rehabilitation Fund Committee (MRFC) for the Philex Gold Phils. Inc - Sibutad Mine Project held its Second Quarter of CY-2021 meeting virtually via Zoom this morning. 
MGB-IX OIC-Regional Director Hernani Abdon as the MRFC Chairman presided the said meeting with the following members present: RED Crisanta Marlene Rodriguez of DENR-IX as Co-chairman; RD Alex Jimenez of EMB-IX as member; Atty. Paul Gudmalin representing the NGO as member; and Minardo Batoo, Jr., Environmental Corporate Manager of PGPI as member.