SOURCE: Press and Public Affairs Bureau
03 October 2017 09:00:33 AM
Lawmakers present during the hearing of the House Committee on Reforestation chaired by Rep. Noel L. Villanueva suggest the formulation of a new framework for the National Greening Program (NGP) which should be community-based, incentives-driven and site-specific. Discussion on the NGP was prompted by House Resolution No. 382 introduced by Rep. Divina Grace Yu (1st District, Zamboanga del Sur). Other Members present in the meeting are Reps. Juliet Cortuna, Arnolfo A. Teves Jr., Joseph Stephen S. Paduano, Vicente S.E. Veloso, Makmod D. Mending Jr., Roger Mercado, Benhur Lopez, Arnel Ty, Gary Alejano, Abdullah Dimaporo and Sabiniano S. Canama. / DM/ICY JR.