The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), through the Biodiversity Management Bureau (BMB), will showcase over 100 Protected Areas through a monthly online conference via Facebook Live starting June 22
The launching of the monthly 60-minute program, 12 episodes in all, dubbed “Protected Areas for a Protected Future” coincides with the second anniversary of the enactment of Republic Act 11038, or the Expanded-National Integrated Protected Areas System (E-Nipas) Act of 2018.
The online conference is in partnership with, and will be hosted by environmental advocate Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda.
Under E-Nipas, that amended RA 7586 the Nipas Act of 1992, the number of legislated Protected Areas increased from 13 to 107.
“All 107 Protected Areas will be showcased starting on June 22. There will be a two-minute to three-minute portion where the Protected Areas will be featured. There will be 12 Protected Areas per [monthly] episode,” said Assistant Secretary
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