To reorient the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) employees of the Department’s organizational functions, programs and projects and to enhance camaraderie among all employees, the Regional Strategic Communication and Initiatives Group (RSCIG) of the DENR-R8 held an Environmental Quiz Bee on June 10. The event was also in line with the Department’s 34th Anniversary celebration and part of the activities for the Philippine Environment Month.

The contest, which was opened for both regular and contract of service employees was participated in by one (1) contestant per division under the Technical and Management Services including Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) and Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB).

Mr. Victor Ivy Chiu, Project Development Officer II of the Planning and Management Division bagged the 1st Prize award, followed by Atty. Rogelio P. Napoles, Jr., Economist II from the MGB as the 2nd Prize winner and Bror Ragnar Lorenzo Isagani R. Collander, a contractual Extension Officer from the Conservation and Development Division as the 3rd Prize winner. Each of them took home a Certificate and a cash prize in the amount of Php7,500.00, Php5,000.00 and Php3,000.00, respectively.