WORLD ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH DAY

EMB CALABARZON Region celebrated World Environmental Health Day with theme “Kaligtasan at Kalusugan sa Kapaligiran, Bida sa Pagbangon ng Lipunan” by organizing a webinar that emphasizes the importance of maintaining good environmental health and proper safety and sanitation towards recovery of our nation against the impacts of COVID-19 on September 30, 2021.

SPOKEN WORD POETRY CONTEST

EMB CALABARZON Region through its Environmental Education and Information Section celebrated National Ozone Protection Month by organizing an Online Spoken Word Poetry Contest via their official Facebook page on September 1, 2021 to challenge Spoken Word Artists to use their voice to show how The Montreal Protocol started life as a global agreement to protect continue reading : SPOKEN WORD POETRY CONTEST

POLLUTION LOADING TRAINING WORKSHOP

EMB CALABARZON Region’s conducted a 2-day training workshop on Pollution Loading Estimation and Modeling via the Zoom Platform on September 9-10, 2021 to enhance the skills and knowledge of each participant related to the survey, discharge measurement, watershed modeling, and water quality analysis.

GAME CHANGER COMMUNITIES AWARD 2021

EMB CALABARZON Region’s Game Changer nominee, City Government of General Trias, Cavite was recognized as one of the top 10 Finalist (consolation prize) among the 46 entries all over the country during the DENR- Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) National Game Changer Communities Award on September 1, 2021 through a Zoom virtual Awarding ceremony.

Water Quality Monitoring in Quezon

EMB CALABARZON Region conducted its monthly ambient water quality monitoring at Iyam river and Dumacaa River in Lucena Quezon on August 12, 2021. Iyam River includes three (3) stations and Dumacaa River has five (5) stations.

Updated Safety Protocol

EMB CALABARZON Region is dedicated to ensuring the security and safety of all its employees, clients, and stakeholders. The updated protocol has been rolled out in compliance with Malacañang Memorandum Circular No. 87, IATF Resolution No. 130-A dated July 29, 2021,

Caliraya-Lumot Watershed Meeting

EMB CALABARZON Region Regional Director Noemi Paranada attended and participated in the meeting with DENR Secretary Roy A. Cimatu on August 10, 2021 where they discussed the environmental issues in Caliraya-Lumot Watershed under the jurisdiction of National Power Corporation (NPC) located in the town of Cavinti, Laguna.

Site visit to Pangil River

EMB CALABARZON Region Regional Director Noemi Paranada attended and participated in the site visit to Pangil River in Laguna on August 10, 2021. The activity was led by DENR Secretary Roy A. Cimatu together with Regional Executive Director Nilo B. Tamoria (DENR CALABARZON), Assistant Regional Director for Technical Services Alfredo C. Palencia (DENR CALABARZON),

Air Monitoring in Tagaytay

EMB CALABARZON Region Air monitoring Section had set up an Air Sampler for particulate matter at the Picnic Grove in Tolentino Ave., Tagaytay on July 2, 2021. This is to determine the Actual ambient condition in the area after the Taal volcano’s phreatomagmatic eruption on July 1, 2021.

2021 Virtual Environmental Summit

EMB CALABARZON Region conducted its first Virtual Environmental Summit on June 30, 2021, organized by EMB R4A’s Solid Waste Management Section (SWMS), Environmental Education and Information Section (EEIS) and Management Information System (MIS).