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The DENR XII through its Human Resource Development Section conducted a two-day Orientation for newly-hired employees last April 6-7 at Agua Frio Garden Resort, Koronadal City.
In the said orientation, the following presentations were discussed by various resource speakers: Module I: The DENR by Vicente Y. Curtiz, Chief of Planning and Management Division, Module II: Employee Duties and Responsibilities by Atty. Adjuria K. Kansi, Atty. IV of Legal Division, Module III: Employee Rights and Privileges and Module VI: Separation from Service by Iki M. Ontawar, OIC-Chief of Administrative Division, Module IV: Career and Employment Development by Marcelina G. Cabaña, Section Chief of Human Resource Development Section, Module V: Financial Matters by Gloria M. Silvederio, OIC-Chief of Finance Division, Gender and Development by Helen E. Villame, GAD Focal Person, and DENREU by Ma. Theresa C. Menor, Project Evaluation Officer III, PMD.
Meanwhile, Assistant Regional Director for Management Services (ARD-MS) Bighani M. Manipula, Ph.D. encouraged the newly-hired employees to consistently do their best with their jobs.
A total of 23 participants from the Office of the Regional Executive Director (ORED), and Community Environment and Natural Resources Offices (CENROs) of Matalam, Midsayap, Tacurong, Kalamansig, General Santos, Banga, and Glan joined the orientation.
The said initiative was conducted in the interest of the service and in order to equip and familiarize the newly-hired employees of the existing rules, regulations, guidelines, and protocols being implemented by the department. /Photos by: RJ Ebita
DENR XII Regional Executive Director Atty. Felix S. Alicer led the Groundbreaking Ceremony of political boundary survey at Barangay Banate, Malungon town, Sarangani Province on April 7.
The groundbreaking marked the start of the boundary survey in barangays Talus, Kawayan, Banate and Malalag Cogon of the said town. The boundary survey will be conducted by the DENR XII Surveys and Mapping Division headed by Engr. Francisco Mancera.
Malungon Mayor Atty. Ma. Theresa D. Constantino reiterated her expression of gratitude to the DENR XII for choosing the four barangays as pilot sites for the conduct of boundary demarcation.
Present in the ceremony were Assistant Regional Director for Technical Services Engr. Mama G. Samaon, Sarangani Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Officer Renato C. Domingo, Surveys and Mapping Division Chief Francisco Mancera, Malungon Vice-Mayor Mariano Escalada, Jr., members of the Sanggunian and concerned barangay chairpersons.
DENR-12 Assistant Regional Director for Technical Services Engr. Mama G. Samaon together with Engr. Tajoden Naga and some members of Region 12 Survey Team recently conducted the restoration and re-establishment of Bureau of Lands Location Monuments (BLLMs) in the most affected areas of Marawi City.
ARD Samaon said that the established BLLMs will serve as tie points of all surveys such as relocation and other kinds of land surveys in Marawi City.
He added that the activity was initiated by DENR Undersecretary for Enforcement, Mining and Muslim Affairs Jim O. Sampulna, CESO I.
Two owlets were recently rescued by the Community Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO) of Tacurong following an incident report extended by a certain Emily G. Felisida.
The owlets were allegedly practicing to fly and were driven in her area at Brgy. South Sepaka, Bagumbayan, South Cotabato.
Upon noticing that the grass owls were having difficulties in flying, Felisida asked assistance from her neighbor to catch the wildlife and reported it to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Office XII.
Immediately, the Protected Areas and Wildlife Section (PAWS) of CENRO Tacurong went to the aforesaid barangay to validate the reported incident and rescued the wildlife.
As of writing, the rescued birds were already turned over to the Regional Wildlife Rescue Center in Lutayan, Sultan Kudarat for rehabilitation before it can finally be released back to the wild. | With reports and Photos from CENRO Tacurong
DENR XII Regional Executive Director Atty. Felix S. Alicer on Wednesday, March 24 presided the 2021 first en banc meeting of Protected Area Management Board of Sarangani Bay Protected Seascape (SBPS-PAMB) in General Santos City.
RED Alicer together with the members/representatives of partner regional line agencies, local government units (LGUs) and other stakeholders discussed the SBPS Annual Accomplishment Report for Calendar Year 2020; SBPS Integrated Protected Area Fund (IPAF) Financial Report for CY 2020; Proposed SBPS IPAF Work & Financial Plan for CY 2021; Updates on Reported Cases & Violations; and Ratification of PAMB-SBPS Resolutions.
The event was also attended by ARD for Technical Services Engr. Mama G. Samaon, EMB-12 Regional Director Engr. Omar M. Saikol, PENRO Sarangani Renato C. Domingo, PENRO South Cotabato Radzak Sinarimbo, CENRO Glan Engr. Rosalinda B. Cortez, EMD, CENRO Gensan Ma. Elvira V. Lumayag, CENRO Kiamba For. Abdul D. Cariga, Enforcement Division Chief For. Dirie Macabaning, CDD Chief Dr. Ali M. Hadjinasser, PAMBCS Chief For. Mangayao Macapodi, PASU-SBPS Joy C. Ologuin, Newly-designated Assistant PASU-SBPS Cirilo A. Lagnason, Jr. and PAMO Staff as Secretariat. | Photos by: Mumar B. Bimpolok & PAMO-SBPS