Environment Undersecretary for Policy, Planning, and International Affairs Jonas Leones (4th from the left) with Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Forest Management Bureau Director Nonito Tamayo (left), presents a token of appreciation to Pham Ven Dien, deputy director general of the Vietnam Administration of Forestry and to the other delegates of the 22nd Meeting of the ASEAN Senior Officials on Forestry held in Makati City on July 18, 2019. The Philippines hosted the event which aims to formulate and implement regional cooperation activities to enhance the competitiveness of forestry products of ASEAN member-countries. Also in the photo are (L-R): Nonito Tamayo, director of the Boupone Sengthong, deputy director of the Department of Forestry of Lao PDR; Borhanudin Bin HJ Arshad, head of delegation of Malaysia; Sapol Boonsermsuk, director at the International Forestry Cooperation Division of Thailand; and Pham Quang Minh of the ASEAN Secretariat. ###