As part of the monitoring of integrated planning and development of the country’s river basins, the RBCO convened the CY 2018 Mid-Year Assessment and Planning Workshop at Widus Hotel, Clark, Pampanga last July 23-26, 2018. The worthwhile 3-day activity was attended by the regional river basin focal persons along with the representatives from the Policy continue reading….
The National Water Resources Board (NWRB) and Maynilad Water Service, Inc. (MWSI) organized the World Water Day 2018 Awards held last March 22, 2018 at Novotel, Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City. The event was participated by the different WWD.Ph partner agencies, bureaus and offices. As the yearly culminating event for the Philippine celebration of World continue reading….
The DENR-RBCO in partnership with the Manila Water Company, Inc. (MWCI), Maynilad Water Services, Inc. (MWSI) and Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) launched the World Water Day 2018 Kickoff Activity entitled, Nature Walk cum Sungka Tournament last March 15, 2018 at La Mesa Nature Reserve, Novaliches, Quezon City. The said kickoff activity is one continue reading….
Twenty-two (22) agencies and offices of the National Steering Committee (NSC) unanimously approved the Climate Change Responsive Integrated River Basin Master Plan of Pampanga River Basin. The NSC meeting presided by DENR Assistant Secretary for Policy and Planning Service, Corazon C. Davis, CESO II, deliberated the Phase II Reports on the Formulation of Climate Change continue reading….
The River Basin Control Office conducted the CY 2017 Year-end Assessment and Action Planning Workshop in preparation for the Work and Financial Plan 2019 on January 16-18, 2018 at Cocoon Boutique Hotel, Diliman, Quezon City. Regional River Basin Focal Persons participated the said 3-day activity with the aim to strengthen the River Basin Organizations and continue reading….
Thousand participants showed their care for the coastal environment in the celebration of the 2017 International Coastal Cleanup held at the Las Piñas-Parañaque Critical Habitat and Ecotourism Area (LPPCHEA) on September 16, 2017. The said activity was spearheaded by the DENR-NCR with the assistance from the Biodiversity Management Bureau (BMB) and was actively participated by continue reading….
In support to the implementation of the Integrated River Basin Management and Development Master Plans (IRBMDMP), River Basin Control Office (RBCO) conducted the Learning Event on River Basin Integrated Information Management Systems (RBIIMS) at Sequoia Hotel, Quezon City last 10-12 May 2017. The event was attended by: Assistant Secretary for Financial Management and Information Systems, continue reading….
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) through the River Basin Control Office (RBCO), General ServicesDivision (GSD), Human Resource Development Services (HRDS), Strategic Communication and Initiatives Service (SCIS) and DENR-National Capital Region (NCR) facilitated the “Water Craze: Kilos, Kilos Para sa Tubig” last 18 March 2017 at Liwasang Aurora, Quezon Memorial Circle, Quezon City.The continue reading….
World Water Day (WWD) is celebrated worldwide on March 22 of every year to remind the world of the importance of fresh water to mankind and to advocate sustainable management of fresh water resources. Its celebration dates back to the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development where an international observance for water was continue reading….
DENR joins the celebration of World Water Day 2017. To see the list of Calendar of Activities click here.
In line with the Department’s thrust of improving the delivery of goods and services, as well as institute a culture of excellence in public service across the bureaucracy, the River Basin Control Office (RBCO) carried out an assessment and evaluation of its 2016 Performance as well as that of its regional counterparts. As an integral continue reading….
The River Basin Coordinating Office (RBCO) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in partnership with the Philippine Water Partnership (PWP) conducted training on the application of climate lens/ecosystem-based adaptation (EbA) approach in river basin plan management and development. The said activity was conducted under PWP’s WACDEP initiative. The training was intended to continue reading….
The International River Summit is a biennial multi-partner national initiative spearheaded by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), the League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP) and the host City. It serves as a venue for leading experts, scientists, policy makers, river administrators, indigenous communities, support groups, people’s organizations and practitioners to identify continue reading….
Another activity facilitated by the RBCO to capacitate the Focal Persons and other members of the river basin organizations in the implementation of the formulated master plan was the Learning Event (LE) on Resource Mobilization and Investment Planning Workshop held last 9, 11 and 16 November 2016. With the RBCO gearing towards the implementation/rolling out continue reading….
A re-orientation workshop and learning event on the Integrated River Basin Management and Development (IRBMD) Framework was conducted for the newly designated Regional RBCO Focal Persons on 11-12 October 2016. The activity primarily aimed at providing both the RBCO staff and RBCO Regional Focal Persons working knowledge on IRBMD and firming up the Plan Implementation continue reading….