CENRO Liloy spearheaded Re-Orientation, Renewal, and Training Program for DENROs of Labason and Gutalac, ZDN
Gutalac, Zamboanga del Norte - On September 13, 2023, the CENRO Liloy spearheaded a comprehensive Re-Orientation, Renewal, and Training Program for the Deputized Environment and Natural Resources Officers (DENROs) from the Municipalities of Labason and Gutalac, Zamboanga del Norte.
The event served as a platform to enhance the knowledge and skills of these officers in their crucial role as guardians of the environment.
PENRO Cidur S. Julsadjiri of Zamboanga del Norte, Hon. Eddie Justin T. Quimbo and Hon.Jelster Ed T. Quimbo graced the event and delivered important messages to emphasize the significance of environmental stewardship.
The program featured a lineup of expert resource speakers who delved into various aspects of environmental legislation. CENRO Michael F. Dela Cruz initiated the discussions by addressing key provisions of the Wildlife Act, followed by Engr. Esperanza D. Ramonal, who shed light on the Mining Act. CENRO George E. Laolao of CENRO Manukan shared insights into the Revised Forestry Act of the Philippines (PD 705), while CENRO Rey A. Jalandoni of CENRO Siocon provided valuable knowledge on the Chainsaw Act.
In the afternoon session, participants engaged in an icebreaker activity to invigorate their spirits before continuing with lectures.
DMO III Carlos A. Donato covered the Solid Waste Management Act, and legal experts Atty. Erwin W. Cabilin and Atty. Ellen Gumansing- Nalzaro shared their insights on Warrantless Arrest and other DENR Environmental Laws, respectively.
The event concluded with DMO IV Heracleo M. Calasang highlighting the duties, responsibilities, and requirements for deputization, followed by an open forum that allowed participants to seek clarification and further understanding.
The program concluded successfully, leaving participants well-informed and motivated in their vital roles as custodians of the environment and natural resources.