The Mines and Geosciences Bureau IV CALABARZON conducted the Mine Rehabilitation Fund Committee (MRFC) and Comrel Summit on February 21 – 23, 2018 at the Sunrise Holiday Mansion, Royal Tagaytay Estates, Alfonso, Cavite. The yearly event was participated by the MRFC members for CALABARZON mining operations, together with a number of MGB Personnel led by Regional Director Samuel T. Paragas.

The highlights of the two-day summit comprise the discussion of the Integrated Safety and Health, Environmental and Social Development (ISHES) Monitoring Program of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau, followed by the Presentation of LaFarge Holcim Aggregates, Inc., Republic Cement & Building Materials, Inc. – Batangas, and Republic Cement & Building Materials, Inc. – Teresa of Best Practices in Safety and Health Management, the Ideal Annual Social Development and Management Program Community Planning, and the Best Practices in Environmental Management, respectively. Also, workshops, which were participated by MGB, MRFC members, and company representatives, on finalization of Proposed MMT – Work and Financial Plan for 2018, and finalization and approval of AEPEP and ASDMP for 2018 were conducted.

The two-day summit capped off with the distribution of Certificates of Approval signed by the Regional Director.  

RD Samuel T. Paragas giving his Welcome Address
RD Paragas presenting the Certificate of Appearance to Asec. Nonita S. Caguioa
Participants of the MRFC and ComRel Summit 2018
Workshop on Finalization and Approval of AEPEP
Workshop on Finalization and Approval of ASDMP

by: PHILIPPE MICHAEL T. GRANADA     |     March 14, 2018