Tuguegarao City, Cagayan- In celebration of the Philippine Environment Month, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. II joined the Department of Environment and Natural Resources Region II, Environmental Management Bureau Region II, Philippine National Police, Bureau of Fire Protection, Philippine Coast Guard, local government units (LGUs), Sangguniang Kabataan members, academic institutions, ENR Ambassadors, and other non-government organizations in a simultaneous nationwide tree planting activity conducted last June 8, 2022.
Date Posted: April 29, 2022
Tuguegarao City, Cagayan- The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. II (MGB ROII) joined the Duterte Legacy: Barangayanihan Caravan towards National Recovery project together with Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) and other partner government agencies held at Police Regional Office NO. II (PRO-2), Camp Adduru, Tuguegarao City, Cagayan on April 27, 2022
The meeting aimed to address issues of the mining industry to ensure the goal in achieving responsible mining.
The caravan was organized by PRO2 as part of its Community Relations Program in support of the Integrated Sustainable Assistance Recovery and Advancement Program (ISARAP) of the Duterte Administration.
The activity was graced by PCOO USec. Joel Sy Egco, Police Lt. Gen. Rhodel Sermonia, Focal Person for Duterte Legacy Caravan, and Regional Directors of different partner government agencies.
Tuguegarao City, Cagayan- The Didipio Mine located in Kasibu across the provinces of Nueva Vizcaya and Quirino led a mine tour for the media practitioners in region II held last March 25, 2022.
The mine tour aims to showcase responsible mining operation as well as to give light and understanding on the safety and health, environment, and social development programs of the company. Our company is subject to regular monitoring and inspection by various government agencies and the Multipartite Monitoring Team (MMT),” Ryan Gantalo, Senior Geotechnical Engineer of Didipio Mine said
Tuguegarao City, Cagayan- In preparation for the establishment of in-house laboratory facility, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Central Office conducted a Training on the Basic Laboratory Techniques for available equipment and Assessment of laboratory capacity for MGB Regional Office No. II on May 12-13, 2022 at MGB ROII Multi-Purpose Hall.
“Welcome and thank you for visiting Region II, and for conducting training and assessment like this to capacitate our Geologists,” RD Mario Ancheta said during his welcome message to MGB CO Technical Staff.
“In return, we will try to lessen your workload soon as we operate Geological laboratory here in region II,” RD Ancheta added.
Ma. Lourdes Stephanie Leido, Senior Geologist; Irina Diane Castanos, Science Research Specialist II; and Chechen Tan, Geologist spearheaded series of lecture and hands-on training to MGB ROII Geosciences Division Personnel.