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Environment Secretary Gina L. Lopez explains to the media that the audit of all mining companies is proof that they are given a chance to shape up before sanctions are imposed. Last July 8, Lopez issued DENR Memorandum Order No. 2016-01 directing a comprehensive review of all operating mines, including those under suspended and/or care and maintenance status. ###

Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) employees line up to shake hands with Vice President Maria Leonor 'Leni' Robredo (left) during her visit to the DENR Central Office on July 21. Robredo was in the DENR to attend the inter agency meeting hosted by Environment Secretary Gina L. Lopez to discuss convergence efforts to address environmental and socio-economic strategies in Parola-Baseco areas. Also on hand to welcome Robredo is DENR Head Executive Assistant Anabelle Plantilla (second from left).  ###

Environment Secretary Regina Paz L. Lopez (left) presides over the inter agency meeting  to discuss convergence efforts to address environmental and socio-economic strategies for the development of the Parola-Baseco area in Tondo, Manila. Invited to the meeting is Vice President and Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council (HUDCC) Chair Maria Leonor "Leni" G. Robredo (right) who underscored the need for concerned government agencies to come up with an integrated plan for reclamation and housing in the area. ###

Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Gina L. Lopez (center) receives a token of appreciation from Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX) President George Chua after speaking at the members’ meeting at the Fairmont Hotel in Makati City. Lopez presented the priority programs of the DENR under the Duterte administration, vowing to build stronger working ties with stakeholders while focusing on improving the quality of life of poor people through convergence with other agencies and civil society. Department of Budget and Management Secretary Benjamin Diokno (rear) was also a speaker at the event. ###

Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Gina Paz L. Lopez (with microphone) underscores the importance of convergence with other government agencies in the success of DENR’s environmental programs during the open forum of the Financial Executives Institute of the Philippines (FINEX) members’ meeting held Wednesday (July 21) at the Fairmont Hotel in Makati City. Joining Sec. Lopez to speak on President Duterte’s priorities is Department of Budget and Management Secretary Benjamin Diokno (2nd from left). The forum was moderated by FINEX officials Eduardo Francisco (left) and Grace Tiongco (right). ###