Participating groups from private companies, civic organizations, barangay, and government agencies joined the clean up activity in Tagburos River on March 22, 2019. With the theme "Water for all. Now and FoRiver," the activity aimed to bring together the concerted efforts of various...
The Palawan Council for Sustainable Development (PCSD) will gather students, researchers, experts, and practitioners from different parts of the country, including those from other countries for the International Conference on Biosphere and Sustainability on July 24-26, 2019.
The key officials and functionaries of the city government attended the three-day training workshop on March 12-14, 2019 for an in-depth sectoral analysis of the data necessary for the updating of the city’s Comprehensive Land Use Plan (CLUP) and formulation of the Forest Land Use Plan...
Civic groups on Saturday, March 16, conducted a coastal and underwater cleanup in Roxas town to raise public awareness and urge local communities to act on the trash problem that harms marine life. Scubasurero-Palawan, Philippine Institute of Environmental Planners (PIEP) and Junior Chamber International...
Covering the mercury-contaminated pit lake with filling materials in the abandoned mine of the Palawan Quicksilver Mines, Inc. (PQMI) in Barangay Sta. Lourdes is considered as a solution to significantly address the mercury contamination. Atty. Carlo B. Gomez, City Environment and Natural Resources...
The city environment chief reminded establishment owners to observe the proper easement as provided by both national laws and local ordinance in order to protect the coastal areas. During the technical conference with establishment owners on Friday held at Bulwagang Prinsesa,...
The city's sanitary landfill in Brgy. Sta. Lourdes already reached its limit that necessitates the opening of new disposal facility. However, the City Government needs to finalize plans and allocate funds for the opening of the new site, which the City Environment and...
A Japanese technology was presented to the city government as a solution to reduce the volume of piled solid wastes, prolong the city sanitary landfill’s lifespan, and treatment of wastewater effluents. It uses effective microorganisms. The technology was given birth by Dr. Teruo...
JCI Puerto Princesa Oil spearhead a banner community project dubbed as LEGACY (Livelihood Empowering seaweed Growers Along Coastal-communitY), now on its third year extending its assistance by providing a two-day forum to indigenous seaweed farmers and livelihood training and workshop for women of Quezon, Palawan on March 14 - 15, 2019,...
The City Government is currently updating its Environmental Code to strengthen the mechanism and enforcement of environmental laws and make it responsive in addressing the pressing environmental concerns confronting Puerto Princesa. The Environmental Code or City Ordinance 396 officially titled, “Code of Conduct...
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