A Provincial Management Conference (PMC) was held on August 19-20, 2021 at PENRO Iloilo Office. Regional Executive Director, Livino B. Duran together with Assistant Regional Directors Raul L. Lorilla, Atty. Noel C. Empleo and Ivene E. Reyes attended the conference. PENR Officer Iloilo, Salvador C. Maglinong Jr., initiated the conference with his opening remarks, followed by RED’s message on the objectives of the PMC where performance compliance was highlighted.

“We still have four months before Christmas to look into our performance compliance, and we need to do our very best to accomplish that during the remaining time that we have,” RED Duran emphasized in his message.

RED also addressed the participants on the updates of their implementation and accomplishments each CENRO and PENRO still need to accomplish some targets under the ten priority programs and lastly to discuss the operational related concerns of DENR Region 6.

The conference was also designed to focus on accomplishments under the National Greening Program (NGP) which is Secretary Cimatu’s main priority to improve the quality of our environment, particularly our air, water and address solid waste problems. Further actions and plans were also discussed to improve survival rate of planted seedlings and trees for NGP.

Other topics and concerns regarding the physical and financial standing of PENRO Iloilo and its three CENR Offices, namely: Barotac Nuevo, Guimbal and Sara were discussed.

Amidst the pandemic, DENR 6 prioritizes the welfare of the environment’s stability and growth. There will never be a hindrance when it comes to environment service.