A two-day seminar workshop for MMT members of mining projects in Bicol Region regarding DAO 2017-15 and new MGB monitoring checklist was held on November 08 and 09, 2018 at Casablanca Hotel, Legazpi City, Albay attended by 105 participant MMT members of all mining firms in Bicol Region.

DAO 2017-15 was discussed by Mr. Mark Anthony C. Tuliao, Environmental Management Specialist II from Environmental Management Bureau Central Office (EMB-CO). He discussed the salient features of the new administrative order as well as answered the commonly asked questions regarding its implementation.

The new MGB standardized monitoring checklist to be used as guide in monitoring of mining firms was also discussed in the activity. Monitoring checklist on Tenement, Safety and Health, Environment, and Social Development were discussed by MGB technical personnel.

The activity aims to clarify all inquiries regarding the new policies in monitoring of mining firms.

Open forum during the activity where mining firms and other stakeholders were given a chance to raise their inquiries to the speakers.


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