Regional Executive Director, Livino B. Duran attended the Consultative Conference of PENRO Capiz, on August 23-24, 2021 for his second leg of field visit to PENROs. He laid down the Departments' goals and targets that need to be accomplished before the year ends.

PENRO Joel Navarra welcomed the Regional team headed by RED Duran; ARD for Technical Services Raul L. Lorilla; ARD for Management Services Atty Noel C. Empleo; Planning and Management Division Chief, Edna B. Locsin; Administrative Division Chief, Ernest C. Federiso; Finance Chief Amellee Sardia; and Chief RSCIG Artemio Salvador C. Colacion.

“The remaining months before Christmas should be the best time for us to meet and accomplish all the necessary performance compliance. We have to focus on our goals so we can end the year right.”  RED Duran emphasized in his message.

RED addressed and reiterated the updates on the targets; implementation and accomplishments each PENRO and CENRO still need to accomplish, the implementation of the 10 priority programs of the department, the importance of sustaining a good partnership and collaboration with local government units, and lastly to discuss the operational related concerns of DENR Region 6.

Further actions and plans were also discussed to improve survival rate of planted seedlings and trees for NGP. 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.

Other topics and concerns regarding the physical and financial standing of PENRO Capiz and CENRO Mambusao were also 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.