DENR, VACC sign pact vs corruption - The Manila Times

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption (VACC) have agreed on Monday to work together in getting rid of unscrupulous officials and personnel of the agency. DENR Secretary Roy ...

Ban on open pit mines stay - Tempo

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has remained firm not to lift a ban on prospective open pit mines to ensure that the environment will not suffer from further degradation due to irresponsible mining activities. DENR Secretary ...

DENR calls for ASEAN's environmental cooperation - Northbound Philippines News Online

BAGUIO CITY — Environmental Secretary Roy Cimatu is encouraging the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) to strengthen the cooperation among its 10 members in protecting the environment. The secretary made the call during the 28th ...

Philippines upholds ban on open-pit mining - http://en.vietnamplus.vn/ (press release)

The Philippines' Environment and Natural Resources Secretary Roy Cimatu says he would not lift a ban on open-pit mining imposed in April in an anti-pollution crackdown. (Illustrative photo: VNA). Hanoi (VNA) - The Philippines' Environment and Natural ...