The Department of Environment and Natural Resources in region 8 supports sectors addressing issues on climate change and promoting environmental protection.

Recently it took part in Fashion Revolution Philippines’ “Eco-sustainable Edition of Eastern Visayas’ Project Runway 2017: Our Fabulous Vengeance”, an event which showcased the importance of minimizing waste, and water and air pollution generated from the fashion industry.projectrunway2

According to Fashion Revolution Eastern Visayas League, they intend to unite people and organizations towards radically changing the way clothes are sourced, produced, and consumed.

To show support for the movement’s vision of a fashion industry that values people, the environment, creativity and profit in equal measure, the DENR co-sponsored the event. The office also displayed campaign materials on environmental protection during the event which ran from November 24-25, 2017 at Robinson’s Place Tacloban. The office highlighted the different environmental events in November including Environmental Awareness Month, Clean Air Month, and Climate Change Consciousness Week. Other activities which promote the event’s cause include video presentations, fashion show and exhibit.

The DENR appreciates every effort done by groups and individuals for our environment. It enjoins every citizen to contribute to government’s efforts on environmental protection even in their own little way.  


  • DENR 8 conducts lecture-forum on Anti-VAWC and Anti-Harassment

    Friday, May 25, 2018

    One hundred employees participated in the lecture-forum on Anti-VAWC and Anti-Sexual Harassment Law last March 20, 2018. This activity was spearheaded by the Gender and Development of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Region 8 in celebration of the National Women’s Month. Raising public awareness on Anti-Violence against Women and Their Children Act (RA 9262) and the Anti-Sexual Harassment Act (RA 7877) to both male and female employees was the main objective of lec…


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DENR 8’s ARD for Management Services Arturo N. Salazar presents Updates on Government Policy on Climate Change during the 2nd Regional Climate Change Conference conducted by PH Haiyan Cooperative in cooperation with the Climate Change Commission.

Mangrove forest and eco-park in Naungan, Ormoc City developed by the Naungan San Juan Mangrove Planters Association from what used to be a plain mudflat.

DENR 8 technical personnel record and monitor sightings of migratory birds in the wetlands of Eastern Visayas.

Residents of Brgy. Tagpuro join the mangrove tree planting activity spearheaded by the PH Haiyan Advocacy Cooperative.

Participants to the tree planting activity in celebration of National Women’s Month and International Day of Forest plant mangrove propagules in one of the most devatated areas in Tacloban City when Super Typhoon Haiyan hit the region in November 2013.

The speaker urge participants to respect women, support their children, love their family and share what they learned to other people and advocate women’s rights during a lecture-forum on Anti-VAWC and Anti-Harassment in celebration of the National Women's Month.

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