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.  

News

  • DENR, PH Haiyan conducts study to support environmental operations in Cancabato Bay, Rehabilitates mangrove areas
    Tuesday, January 16, 2018

    In an effort to fully rehabilitate the coastal areas damaged by Super Typhoon Yolanda, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in region 8 tapped the PH Haiyan Advocacy Cooperative to conduct special studies, design and development in support to forestry and environmental management operations in Cancabato Bay, in Tacloban City and its vicinities. Contracted in September 2017, PH Haiyan took off with the research component of the project which include activities such as G…

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Photo Releases

DENR Secretary Roy Cimatu (in black coat) officiates the turn-over ceremony from outgoing RD Arleigh J. Adorable to incoming RD Crizaldy Barcelo.

DENR 8 Regional Director Atty. Crizaldy Barcelo lights the Olympic Flame to formally start the DENR Sportsfest 2017.

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.

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