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MGB MIMAROPA celebrates 2021 Mining Month

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region celebrates the 2021 Mining Month with a line-up of virtual activities for its stakeholders this November.

The celebration also coincides with the observance of the Philippine Clean Air Month, National Environmental Awareness Month, National Climate Change Consciousness Week (November 19-25), and the National Day for Youth in Climate Action (November 25).

To directly involve the citizenry in the protection and conservation of the...

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MGB MIMAROPA takes part in seminar workshop, assessment for DENR Hotline 8888 resolution rate

 

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region took part in the conduct of the Seminar Workshop and Assessment for the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Hotline 8888 Resolution Rate (Batch 1 - Luzon Cluster), October 25-26, via the Zoom platform.

 Led by the DENR Action Center, this activity gathered all Hotline 8888 focal persons from the DENR regional offices, line bureaus, and attached agencies in Luzon to strengthen the efficiency attainment of the 72-hour...

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Best practices in protecting environment, mining communities highlighted in 1st #MineResponsibility MIMAROPA Stakeholders' Forum

Responsible and sustainable mining practices of the MIMAROPA minerals industry took spotlight in the inaugural #MineResponsibility MIMAROPA Stakeholders’ Forum: The Future is Mine, September 16-17, via the Zoom platform and Facebook Live.

Spearheaded by the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region, this two-day forum gathered key industry players, government agencies, local government units, civil society organizations, private sector, academe, and the media to tackle the pressing...

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MGB holds #MineResponsibility: KnowMine, KnowLIFE Stakeholders’ Forum

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) gathered key industry players and stakeholders in the two-day “#MineResponsibility: KnowMINE, KnowLIFE – Promoting Safe and Responsible Mining for a Better Normal” virtual forum, November 18-19, 8:30 am to 12:00 nn, via the Zoom platform and Facebook Live.

Coinciding with the 2021 Mining Month Celebration, this activity aims to share the recent mining policies released by the MGB to various mining industry stakeholders, and spread awareness on the...

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MGB MIMAROPA joins training on gender-responsive behavior changes to address climate change

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Regional Gender and Development (GAD) Focal Point and Information Officer participated in the virtual Training on Gender-Responsive Behavior Changes to Address Climate Change, September 30-October 1, via Zoom platform.

Spearheaded by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources GAD Office, this two-day training-workshop sought to “enhance the skills of the Agency’s Regional GAD Focal Points and information officers in communicating the...

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MGB MIMAROPA participates in MinECon 2021

The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) MIMAROPA Region joined other mining industry professionals and stakeholders in the country for the 6th Mining Engineers’ Convention 2021 (MinECon 2021), October 8-9, via Zoom webinar.

Organized by the Philippine Society of Mining Engineers Inc., this year’s theme, “Mineral Development – Key to Economic Recovery of the Country,” highlighted the vital contributions of the mineral extractive industries in the country’s economic recovery amid the COVID-19...

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