By: Maria Catherine M. Gonzaga
PENRO Agusan del Norte has inaugurated its new three-storey office building in Barangay Tiniwisan, Butuan City last August 18, 2014 as part of the continuing effort to improve the services to the people.
The activity was attended by more or less 200 people including Technical Director Ronilo Salac who represented Regional Director Nonito M. Tamayo. Also present were CENRO of Tubay, Vince Estopito, CENRO Norman Asugan of Nasipit, stakeholders and DENR personnel.
Bishop Juan De Dios Pueblos and Msngr. Voltaire “Bong” Roño officiated the mass and blessing ceremony followed by a ribbon cutting.
“Employees will now have a better working atmosphere thus improve its services to the people. This has been made possible through the support of Secretary Ramon J.P. Paje and Regional Director Nonito M. Tamayo” PENRO Paterno Olivera said.
The 3-floor building will provide a more comfortable workplace for the employees and the clients. The penthouse of the building on the other hand, will be used as a multi-function center for events like physical fitness and seminars.
The celebration ended with an Aerobics Competition and PENRO Got Talent that showcased the skills and potentials of the employees in singing.
Butuan City—the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Region 13 officials headed by Regional Director Nonito M. Tamayo distributed 28 land titles under Free Patents to landless families in Siargao, Surigao del Norte during a ceremony held at Kapitolyo Nan Siargao in Dapa recently.
“This is a continuing program under the Handog titulo ng Pangulo Program of the Aquino Administration for the landless people to own the lands they have been tilling for several years” Director Tamayo said in his remarks.
The 28 land titles which covered a total land area of 59,884 hectares were given to the beneficiaries by Governor Sol F. Matugas together with Congressman Francisco F. Matugas. They were assisted by Director Tamayo, Regional Technical Director of Land Management Services Atty. Paquito R. Rosal, CENRO Iniego S. Collantes Jr., OIC PENR Officer Zaldy Perater and the OIC of the Register of Deeds Emily B. Quines.
In her message, Governor Matugas reminded the beneficiaries to treasure the land title document which are practical solutions in fighting poverty.
“The lands that you are tilling now can be enriched with rice crops and other agricultural products to bring in additional income to every family” Governor Matugas said. She said “A properly managed-land is a good security that can improve the standard of living of a beneficiary”. (EFG/RPAO-13)
By: Maria Catherine M. Gonzaga
The DENR Caraga Regional office participated and won a prize in a float competition last August 2, 2014 in celebration of the 64th Adlaw Hong Butuan with the theme “Rooting for Butuan 20/20”.
The competition was centered on promoting the agency’s thrust, vision, mission and services integrated with a forest theme. The parade of the 18 participating floats started at 8:00 a.m. from J.C. Aquino Avenue all the way to Libertad Sports Complex.
The motorcade was participated by various Regional line-agencies, Barangay Associations, Non-Government Organizations, Academic Institutions and Socio-Civic Organizations.
Kasi’s Horticulture and Gardens won the 1st place with a blue ribbon and 50,000 pesos cash prize, followed by DENR in the 2nd place with a red ribbon and 30,000 pesos cash prize and Barangay Baan Kilometer 3 in 3rd place with yellow ribbon and 20,000 pesos cash prize.
Butuan became a city by virtue of Republic Act No. 523 on August 2, 1950. More than a celebration of being a city, Adlaw Hong Butuan was celebrated to inform the people of Butuan’s Vision to be a Premier Forest City by year 2020 which leads to the creation of jobs and stable income for the region.
“Adlaw Hong Butuan is a weeklong celebration that will last from July 27 to August 2, 2014. A line-up of city-led activities and exhibits which highlights Butuan’s best was set to fill the celebration with exciting festivities. The activities include a float competition, artistic mass dancing parade, photo competition and the launching of the Butuan Forest Festival.” Butuan City Mayor Ferdinand Amante Jr. said.
By: Maria Catherine M. Gonzaga
Butuan City – The DENR Caraga Employees Union (DECAEMU) held its 20th Annual General Assembly at the DENR Caraga Regional Office Covered Court, Ambago on July 24 with the theme “Envisioning successful collaboration towards betterment of employees’ welfare”.
The assembly was attended by 196 participants from various DENR Offices in Caraga.
DECAEMU President, For. Joseph E. Langanlangan emphasized that the employees should be updated on their employment rights and privileges.
“Protecting the welfare of the employees is not as easy as it seems but we can do it together.” For. Langanlangan added.
Regional Director Nonito M. Tamayo said “Being an employee of the DENR is a privilege. Although I am a Regional Director, I consider myself as an ordinary employee.”
RD Tamayo rose from the ranks from a casual employee to his present position.
He said that most vital issue today about employment is the rationalization plan which would likely to take place before the end of this month.
“The welfare of the employees is always important. Nobody is superior above the other. It’s just that some people are given the opportunity to lead and manage.” he said.
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- DENR gives 28 land titles in Siargao, Surigao del Norte
- DENR CARAGA supports Butuan Vision 2020
- DECAEMU members gather for 20th Annual General Assembly
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- DENR, ABS-CBN ink accord on establishing Tree Park at closed -garbage dumpsite
- PIA Caraga conducts Information Officer’s Summit on Climate Change Advocacy
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- NAMRIA VISITS CARAGA REGION 13 FOR DATA VALIDATION
- FMS CARAGA HOSTS FMB SPONSORED TRAINING SEMINAR ON FLUP
- DENR CARAGA Signs MOA with ABS-CBN and Barangay Doongan
- DENR-13 exec calls for readiness as employees conclude Environment Month
- DENR Agusan del Sur Initiates Tree Planting for Arbor Day
- DENR CARAGA leads Arbor Day Celebration
- DENR CARAGA SUPPORTS IMPLEMENTATION OF NGP
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