Tuesday, Sep 19, 2023
Experts underscored the need to implement active conservation efforts to protect and propagate medicinal plants amidst climate change and other threats, noting that the country has yet to maximize the economic value of medicinal plants.
The Department of Environment and Natural Resources–-Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau (DENR-ERDB), the principal research arm and thinktank of the DENR, led the conduct of the ASEAN Conference on Medicinal Forest Trees in Pampanga and cited the huge...
While the word ‘frontliners’ is commonly attributed to doctors, policemen, and even food delivery personnel, it is equally important to recognize 'environmental frontliners'. On September 19, 2022, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) recognized the agency's environmental stewards who persevered in protecting the environment despite challenges in their line of duty.