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DENR Secretary Cimatu is in awe of the giant bamboo grass as he looked from the balcony of Community Environment and Natural Resources Office – Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon.

Cimatu encouraged officials to prioritize planting bamboos under the Enhanced National Greening Program. #TayoAngKalikasan (Aleth Lou Ibañes/Ana Mae Sumalinog) RPAO PR No. 02-058-2020

DENR Secretary Roy A. Cimatu meets personnel of DENR Region 10 and visited Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) - Manolo Fortich, Bukidnon on February 1, 2020. In his message, he instructed to prioritize the issuance of free patent for Alienable and Disposable lands and promoted the establishment of bamboo plantations under the National Greening Program.

He also encouraged CENRO Manolo Fortich personnel to continue doing good on the job. #TayoAngKalikasan (Aleth Lou Ibañes/Ana Mae Sumalinog) RPAO PR No. 02-057-2020

DENR Undersecretary for Enforcement and Muslim Affairs Jim O. Sampulna (2nd from left) updates Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board Secretary and Task Force Bangon Marawi (TFBM) Chair Eduardo del Rosario (2nd from right) and Marawi City Mayor Majul Gandamra (right) on the accomplishment of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-TFBM-SubCommittee on Land Resource Management (DENR-TFBM-SLRM) since its creation and start of the Marawi rehabilitation during the TFBM Inter-agency meeting on January 28, 2020 at the TFBM Field Office, Mindanao State University in Marawi City.

USEC Sampulna said DENR-TFBM-SLRM has exceedingly surpassed its targets in the rehabilitation particularly in the conduct of social cartography/community profiling of the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) which was spearheaded by the DENR X-TFBM team while the Relocation Survey was also performed by the DENR XII-TFBM survey team in the most affected area (MAA) and less affected area (LAA) in Marawi City. He also explained the Department’s implementation of Solid Waste Management particularly in the acquisition 31.7 hectares of land for Engineered Sanitary Landfill at Barangay Malimono and the 2.2 hectares which was identified for centralized Material Recovery Facilities, Motorpool and Administrative building in Barangay Dulay both located in Marawi City. He also presented the purchase of 13 heavy equipment units: skid dozer, back-hoe, excavator, road-roller, bulldozer and dump trucks; 21 units equipment: composter, shredder and densifier; 21 units of garbage collection trucks and motor vehicles; and ICT equipment, furniture and fixtures and office equipment. #TayoAngKalikasan
(RPAO PR # 02-054-2020)

Cagayan de Oro City Local Environment and Natural Resources Officer Armen A. Cuenca (left) explains to DENR Secretary Roy A. Cimatu (middle) on how to operate the Plastic Wrapper Shredder Bike and the processes in making an eco-brick as Mayor Oscar S. Moreno (right) looks on during Secretary Cimatu’s visit to the proposed Eco park in Barangay Carmen on January 30, 2020. #TayoAngKalikasan (RPAO PR # 02-051-2020)

Cagayan de Oro City Mayor Oscar S. Moreno (partly hidden, 2nd from right) explains to DENR Secretary Roy A. Cimatu (right) how the local government of Cagayan de Oro City come up with the site development plan of the old city dumpsite into a proposed Eco park in compliance to the provision of Republic Act No. 9003 also known as the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000.

Sec. Cimatu and party also visited the Cagayan de Oro City Sanitary Landfill in Barangay Pagalungan after their visit to the Eco park. #TayoAngKalikasan  (RPAO PR # 02-050-2020)