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MGB-1 aims for a Renewed Responsible Mining in Region 1
- Wednesday, 02 May 2018

17th REGIONAL MINING SUMMIT – Hundreds of permit holders and operators in Region 1 attended the Regional Mining Summit set in the Province of Pangasinan.

 
LINGAYEN, Pangasinan – In collaboration with the different Provincial Mining Regulatory Boards (PMRBs) in the region, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. 1 conducted the 17th Regional Mining Summit with the theme “Empowering...
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PH-EITI holds National Conference 2018
- Monday, 23 April 2018

Metro Manila – The Philippine Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (PH-EITI) has been progressively building a multipartite system for data disclosure and dialogue and harnessed the power of transparency to pull together government, industry and civil society to ensure the country’s mineral, oil and gas resources redound to the benefit of Filipinos of the current generation and next. This...
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MGB-1 conducts Training-Workshop on Understanding Risk Exposure Maps
- Monday, 23 April 2018

The Vulnerability Risk Assessment (VRA) is an activity that follows the 1:10,000 Scale Geohazard Mapping and Assessment. Its primary objective is to evaluate the existing vulnerability conditions within a city/municipality from rain-induced landslide and flood that could also potentially harm the elements at risk such as people and infrastructures.
 
 
The outputs of the VRA include exposure maps...
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MGB-1 supports Tayo ang Kalikasan
- Monday, 23 April 2018

LAOAG CITY, Ilocos Norte –“Ikaw, Ako, Tayo. Tayo ang Kalikasan”

Anchored on the Program for Environment and Natural Resources for Reforestation, Rehabilitation and Development (PRDD) of the current administration, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) launched “Tayo ang Kalikasan” on April 20, 2018 at Plaza Del Norte in Laoag City, Ilocos Norte. This was participated by more or less...

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MGB 1 personnel undergo Gender Sensitivity Training
- Tuesday, 27 March 2018

In line with the month-long activities of the celebration of the National Women’s Month, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region 1 conducted another Gender Sensitivity Training (GST) for more or less 20 personnel last March 27, 2018 at the Oasis Country Resort in San Fernando City, La Union. The said training aimed to mainstream gender concerns to make women’s and men’s concerns as an integral...
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NGAs, LGUs and stakeholders commit to sustain a well-managed coastal environment in Region 1
- Thursday, 22 March 2018

BAUANG, La Union – With the increasing number of tourist arrivals in the Ilocos Region particularly in beach areas of Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte; San Juan, La Union; San Fabian, Alaminos City and Bolinao, Pangasinan, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources Region I, Environmental Management Bureau Region I and Mines and Geosciences Region I conducted the 1st Costal Watch Summit last March 22,...
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DENR-1 showcases women exemplar in natural resources in National Women’s Month
- Monday, 19 March 2018

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – As part of the month-long celebration of the National Women’s Month, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-I, Mines and Geosciences Bureau-I and Environmental Management Bureau-I conducted a forum showcasing women exemplar in the field of natural resources on March 15, 2018 at the DENR-1 Social Hall.

Along with this, a bazar featuring products from different...

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DENR stays firm in addressing environmental crimes
- Monday, 12 March 2018

SAN FERNANDO CITY, La Union – As part of DENR’s mission of mobilizing the citizenry in protecting, conserving, and managing the environment and natural resources for the present and future generations, efforts in addressing environmental crimes through an integrated enforcement in our ENR are intensified.
 
DENR Secretary Roy A. Cimatu emphasized to provide the much-needed policy reforms to bridge the...
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