EMB MIMAROPA Region’s Environmental Education and Information Unit (EEIU) Chief Mabelle Manalo gave an overview of Republic Act No. 9003, otherwise known as the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000, to the participants of the Seminar for Teachers on 19 May 2022 at One El Nido Suite in El Nido, Palawan.

Staying true to the mandate of Republic Act 9512 (National Environmental Awareness and Education Act), EMB MIMAROA Region, through its EEIU took the lead in the Information, Education and Communication (IEC) campaign by conducting a comprehensive lecture on various environmental laws to its stakeholders and by distributing IEC materials such as flyers, brochures, and storybooks related to different environmental laws.

EMB MIMAROPA, through its EEIU, conducted a series of environmental activities in El Nido, Palawan on 17-19 May 2022 in celebration of the Month of the Ocean with the theme, “Protect and Restore Ecosystems and Biodiversity: The Science We Need for the Ocean We Want.”