The mining sector will join in the two million Mindanaowide simultaneous tree planting that aims to beat India’s world record of having planted 1,700,000 seedlings. The nationwide simultaneous tree planting will take place this coming September 26 to be headed by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources.
The Mines and Geosciences Bureau RXI is conducting a series of information dissemination meetings with the legislative bodies of local government unit particularly in the municipality level. The main objective is to enhance awareness and appreciation in the importance of disaster risk reduction plans and programs preparedness of the municipality especially the barangays under the municipalities’ jurisdiction.
Last April 28 – May 2, 2014, a Training on ASEAN Mineral Resource Database in the Philippines was organized by MGB-CO held at Eurotel Hotel in Quezon City. The training was in line with the commitment of our government to the ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Minerals (ASOMM) + 3 agreements and aims to 1.) create a web-based ASEAN mineral resources information system that is cost efficient, easy to use and interoperable,