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Defensor Vows Support to Expanded National Greening Program

Create: 04/28/2017 - 08:10
Defensor Vows Support to Expanded National Greening Program

Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. vowed full support to the Enhanced National Greening Project of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR). The project funded by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will be implemented in the Jalaur River Basin which covers the municipalities of Calinog, Lambunao and Janiuay.

Mangrove planting in Anilao, Iloilo

Create: 04/27/2017 - 08:06
Mangrove planting in Anilao, Iloilo

Governor Arthur Defensor, Sr. and his wife Cossette joined the nearly 600 volunteers composed of government employees and members of civic organizations in planting 5,000 mangrove propagules in Brgy. San Carlos, Anilao, Iloilo in celebration of the Earth Day on April 22, 2017. Anilao Mayor Lee Ann Debuque spearheaded the preparations for the activity.

New IQPAI Officers and Board of Trustees Inducted

Create: 03/20/2017 - 16:04
New IQPAI officers and board of trustees inducted

Gov. Arthur Defensor, Sr. inducts the new set of officers and Board of Trustees of the Iloilo Quarry Permittees Association Inc. (IQPAI) headed by their President Asuncion Sepida (2nd from left) on Monday, March 20, 2017. The other officers are Vice President - Krista Allen Locsin, Secretary - Cyril Aruejo, Asst. Secretary - Annabelle Rentoy, Treasurer - Ireneo Grabato II, Asst. Treasurer - Rodolfo Balmaceda Jr., and Auditor - Merlyn Fama.

26 Iloilo Towns to Close Open Dumpsite

Create: 01/16/2017 - 09:11

ILOILO – Governor Arthur Defensor Sr. commits to provide financial assistance to municipalities that are having a hard time complying with Ecological Solid Waste Management Act of 2000.

Defensor announced on Thursday that P100,000 aid will be granted within the first quarter of 2017 to each of the 26 municipalities to help them safely close and rehabilitate their open dumpsites.

Basura Mo I-Parol Mo at the Capitol

Create: 12/06/2016 - 16:19
Basura Mo I-Parol Mo at the Capitol

Students from Miag-ao National High School work on their Christmas lantern made of trash during the "Basura Mo I-Parol Mo" lantern making contest organized by the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) as part of the Ecological Solid Waste Management Month celebration at the provincial capitol lobby on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. The finished lanterns will be displayed at the Capitol for the entire Yuletide season.