NOVEMBER 23, 2023- BANGA, South Cotabato - The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Region XII in partnership with the Department of Agriculture Regional Field Office (DA) XII proudly conducted a tree-growing activity in celebration of the 16th Annual Global Warming and Climate Change Consciousness Week, with the theme "Bayanihan Para sa Klima: Bagong Bansang Matatag," the event took place on November 23, 2023, in Brgy. Improgo, Banga, South Cotabato.
Aligned with the mission to combat climate change and promote environmental stewardship, DENR XII and DA XII joined forces to organize this significant initiative. The Office of the Community Environment and Natural Resources - (CENRO) Banga played a pivotal role, assisting in identifying the ideal location for the tree-growing endeavor.
The event was graced by the presence of esteemed personnel of CENRO Banga, Regional Office Climate Change Focal and employees, a team from DA XII, and passionate students from the Koronadal National Comprehensive High School.
This tree-growing activity symbolizes a shared commitment to environmental conservation and underscores the importance of proactive measures in addressing climate change. Each sapling planted stands as a testament to the dedication of the participants in building a greener for a more sustainable tomorrow.
Both DENR XII and DA XII express heartfelt gratitude to everyone involved in making this event a resounding success. Through collective efforts and unwavering determination, these agencies remain steadfast in their pursuit of a resilient and environmentally conscious nation. (Courtesy: CENRO Banga IO Almira Andatuan and RSCIG)