MGB NEWS

MGB XII CAPACITATE LOCAL DRRM ON ARCGIS USING GPS

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The Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) XII conducted capability training on ArcGIS mapping using Global Positioning System (GPS) to the local Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (MDRRMC) of Lake Sebu, South Cotabato.

Senior Geologist Ariel Austin A. Acosta taught the DRRM staff on the basics on ArcGIS and use of GPS which was held at Sunrise Resort, Brgy. Lake Seloton, Lake Sebu, South Cotabato on May 16, 2016.  Read More

2 EMPLOYEES OF MGB XII ATTEND TRAINING ON WEB MIGRATION IN QUEZON CITY

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Two (2) employees of the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB) Region XII attended training on web migration and development using Joomla 3.4.8 content management system (CMS) at Icon Hotel, Timog, Quezon City on May 24-27, 2016.

They were trained on the content, structure and design of the government website following the Philippine Uniform Website Content Policy (UWCP). Furthermore, installation, configuration and secure administration of the web was taught. Mr. Gregorio E. Iyo, Jr., an accredited trainer of the Department of Science and Technology-Information Communications Technology Office (DOST-ICTO) and presently the Information Systems Analyst II of the Department of Energy is the resource speaker for the entire duration of the training. Read More

POA XII ATTEND SEMINAR-WORKSHOP IN PALAWAN

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The Regional Panel of Arbitrators (POA) XII attended the seminar-workshop on Mining Dispute/Conflict Resolution at Puerto Princesa City, Palawan on April 18-22, 2016. This is in line with the continuing education program for the members and staff of the Mines Adjudication Board (Board) and the Panel of Arbitrators.

Atty. Racman B. Bubong, chairperson; Engr. Hernani G. Abdon, member; Danilo C. Matas and Mary Ann C. Tenorio, support staff participated the 5-day seminar-workshop.  With the theme: “Moving Forward: Opportunities and Challenges in Dispute Resolution on Mining Conflict,” lawyers from the regional offices of DENR, MGB and EMB who were designated as chairperson and members of the POA, mining engineers and administrative support staff gathered together to discuss among others, the issues and concerns of the MAB and the Panel. Read More

PHOTO RELEASE

MGB-National Management Conference, Villa Amor, Koronadal City, July 28-31, 2015.
Photo op after the stage 2 audit with RD Paye (seated in the middle in white polo barong), representatives of AJA Registrar’s Inc. (seated right & left of RD Paye wearing black and brown jacket, respectively) together with the MGB family.
MGB XII goes to Kiamba for Team Building.