With the advent of new media using virtual telecommunication platforms and in compliance to health protocols prescribed by IATF, PENRO Cavite had successfully conducted the Provincial Consultation for CY 2021 via zoom/teleconferencing on January 20, 2021.

Work and Financial Plan for CY 2021 as well as Forward Estimates for CY 2022-2024 were presented to different stakeholders composed of City/Municipal Environment and Natural Resources Officers, City/Municipal Planning Development Coordinators and representatives from the Office of the Congressmen, Other Government Agencies, Academes and People’s Organizations. Highlights of accomplishment for CY 2020 was also showcased during the activity in order to update the participants of the achievement of PENRO Cavite for the past year.

As requested by the participants during the previous year’s provincial consultation, representatives from the Environmental Management Bureau and Mines and Geo-Sciences Bureau were invited to discuss their respective agencies CY 2020 accomplishment as well as their plans and programs for the next three years. Forester Corazon C. Gasapos, Supervising Ecosystem Management Specialist/ Chief, Solid Waste Management Section of EMB CALABARZON and Engr. Krizia Ann Alberto, Chief Monitoring and Technical Services Section of MGB CALABARZON served as our resource speakers during the event.

The Provincial Consultation was conducted primarily to adopt a participatory planning process, to identify priority activities incorporating concerns of the LGUs, OGAs, CSOs, POs, Academes and other stakeholders and to apprise the participants on the latest developments pertaining to the implementation of the department's programs and projects within the province. Further, the event is also a venue to kick-start the year with camaraderie and support from our cooperative participants.