November, 2015

November 11th, 2015NewsGood Earth 0 Comments

GREEN Alert-Negros (GAN) is questioning the issuance of a new Environment Compliance Certificate (ECC) to the Energy Development Corporation (EDC) by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). In a letter signed by Randy James Rojo, the group’s coordinator, addressed to Environment Secretary Ramon Paje dated November 6, GAN said it is “questioning the

November 10th, 2015NewsSun.Star Blogs and Specials » Page not found 0 Comments

By Elias O. Baquero THE government must set up social media departments that can communicate directly with Filipinos abroad, said an advocate for overseas Filipino workers (OFW). Speaking during yesterday’s 888 News Forum at Marco Polo Plaza, Susan Ople said that during the war in Libya, OFWs there had their own cyber communities where they communicated with each other to discuss evacuation plans. However, they failed to communicate with the…

November 1st, 2015Featured Slideshow, NewsGood Earth 0 Comments

A PUBLIC forum dubbed as “Cry of the Earth, Cry of the Poor” was held at the Fr. Albert Gansewinkel Hall-University of San Carlos main campus last Oct. 21. Organized by Pagtambayayong Foundation Inc. under its MISEREOR advocacy, the forum, with 105 participants, was intended for the launching of a one million signature campaign from

October 28th, 2015NewsGood Earth 0 Comments

VARIOUS environment groups are calling for the national government to amend the Philippine Environmental Impact Statement System (PEISS) and include climate-mitigation standards, to help farms and plantations become resilient to climate change. The env…

October 26th, 2015NewsGood Earth 0 Comments

THE Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) 7 urged local governments to set aside a budget to buy masks that will protect their constituents from haze. It said yesterday that the level of small dust particles in Cebu’s air has gone beyond safe limits. As Cebu continues to experience the smaze—a term the weather bureau coined, combining

October 17th, 2015Newsbacolod 0 Comments

The Iluminado Nessia Elementary School and Emiliano Lizares National High School bagged the championship awards in the MassKara street and arena dance school category competition held at the Paglaum Sports Complex. Read more…

TWENTY seven Filipinos have been awarded the prestigious Chevening Scholarships by the UK Government for the coming academic year. The scholars were recently honoured at a reception hosted by Ambassador Asif Ahmad at his residence on 25 August. The event was attended by the families of the scholars, members of the Chevening alumni network in the Philippines and scholarship co-sponsors, Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI), GlaxoSmithKline Philippines, Megaworld Foundation…

August 21st, 2015Features, Newssunnex 0 Comments

By Aimee Andaya Hilger WATCHING the news about the massive rape cases in Congo made me angry but I was more worried about my friend. I haven’t seen her for a long time. I’ve seen her growing up and met her a couple of times when she was reviewing for her nursing licensure exams. Thanks to Facebook, we were able to connect even if she’s a million miles away from…

August 19th, 2015Featured Slideshow, NewsGood Earth 0 Comments

A RARE Philippine Eagle released to the wild two months ago has been found killed in a southern Philippine forest, conservationists said Wednesday, in a tragic ending after she was nursed back to health from gunshot wounds three years ago. Only about 400 adult pairs are estimated left of the Philippine Eagle, which is endemic to

August 5th, 2015NewsGood Earth 0 Comments

THE New Davao City Environment and Natural Resources Code will strengthen different implemented policies on environment here in Davao City, a solon said. Councilor Leo Avila III said that the code they are currently crafting will integrate and strength…

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