PORTRAIT OF SUSTAINABLE URBANIZATION

PORTRAIT OF SUSTAINABLE URBANIZATION

Photo Portrait of Sustainable Urbanization web
Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Roy A. Cimatu (foreground) views a diorama showcasing a sample of a sustainable urban area represented by green growth, space for nature, masterly-planned human settlements, and dynamic land use amid seaports, high-tech industries, and clean manufacturing. The diorama was on display at the exhibit area set up for the R & D Congress on Sustainable Urbanization in the Course of ASEAN Economic Integration at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza. The event, organized by the DENR through the Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau, forms part of several activities lined up for the Philippine hosting of ASEAN 2017, which coincides with the 50th year celebration of the ASEAN region. Joining the Secretary are other DENR officials.