APEC to strengthen cooperation in sustainable forest management

JAKARTA – Ministers responsible for forestry from Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) members are pressing for deeper cooperation…

USAID launches Eco-Ikot Center in Parañaque for program to fight against ocean plastic pollution

MANILA – The United States government, through the US Agency for International Development (USAID), and Clean Cities,…

Universal Robina Corp kicks off efforts towards plastic neutrality

Universal Robina Corp. (URC), one of the country’s largest food and beverage companies, has kicked off…

NegOr volunteers commit to sustain mangrove planting

DUMAGUETE CITY – An alliance of volunteer groups in Negros Oriental has committed to planting thousands of…

UNESCO: Over 75% of world’s mangroves threatened

ANKARA – United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) chief, Audrey Azoulay said Tuesday more than 75 percent…

Plastic bags ban creates new opportunities in Tanzania

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania – The blanket ban on plastic bags Tanzania introduced three years ago has…

DENR Region 8 uses ‘fun way’ to promote proper waste management

TACLOBAN CITY – The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB)…

DENR, QC ink urban biodiversity park dev’t deal

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), through the Biodiversity Management Bureau (BMB) and DENR-National…

DENR vows to focus on Solid waste management agenda

Solid waste management will remain a top priority of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources…

Over 13K waterbirds seen at Asian avian census in Bicol

LEGAZPI CITY – The Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Bicol (DENR-5) reported on Monday that over 13,000…