Dredging of silted Maguindanao waterways started

Sun Aug 6, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO ---- Engineers have started removing debris blocking rivers as initial remedy to the perennial flooding in riverside rice fields in Maguindanao provincePersonnel of Maguindanao’s..

Flooded Cotabato City now under state of calamity

Wed Jul 26, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
COTABATO CITY --- The city is now under state of calamity, declared to ease releases of funds needed in helping thousands of residents in flood-stricken barangays here.Mayor Cynthia Guiani-Sayadi..

Priest urges Duterte to replace DENR chief Cimatu

Wed Jul 26, 2017  •  0
by: CBCP
MANILA — The Catholic Church’s social advocacy arm called on President Rodrigo Duterte to fire Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu because he is not pro-environment enough.The National Secretariat..

Hundreds of Central Mindanao villages hit by floods

Wed Jul 19, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
COTABATO CITY -- Some 200 barangays in central Mindanao have been inundated since Saturday after large rivers crisscrossing the region overflowed because of heavy rain.In Maguindanao province..

Flash floods hit Maguindanao upland town,

Wed Jul 19, 2017  •  0
by: Toto Platon
UPI, Maguindanao – Anticipating possible calamity that could claim lives, the local government here reacted just in time to save lives and properties after floods hit upland villages Tuesday,..

Typhoon Dante causes power outages in North Cotabato

Tue Apr 25, 2017  •  0
by: Malu Manar
KIDAPAWAN CITY – Strong winds and heavy rains on Monday afternoon caused at least seven hours of power outage in North Cotabato, power firm executive said. Engineer Godofredo Homez, general..

Today is Earth Day Philippines

Sat Apr 22, 2017  •  0
by: PanahonTV
This year, Earth Day is all about environmental and climate literacy. It aims to empower every individual with the knowledge to stimulate action for environmental protection.Stand up! Join up! Take..

Local execs pledge support to Liguasan protection campaign

Thu Apr 6, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO -- Environment Secretary Gina Lopez and Maguindanao Gov. Esmael Mangudadatu on Wednesday planted mangrove tree seedlings together as start of their joint protection of marshes in the..

Cotabato City explains why it has no sanitary landfill

Thu Apr 6, 2017  •  0
by: Rhoderick Beñez
COTABATO CITY - City Environment and Natural Resources Officer (CENRO) head Engr. Crisanto Saavedra, explained why the city cannot comply some provisions of Republic Act 9003 or Ecological Solid..

More bishops back Lopez as environment chief

Tue Mar 14, 2017  •  0
by: CBCP
MANILA– The Catholic bishops of mineral-rich Samar Island came out in support of Environment Secretary Gina Lopez amid controversies surrounding her pending confirmation.Bishops Isabelo Abarquez of..