The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region XI and the Alliance of Responsible Miners of Region XI recently concluded its 4th Stakeholders’ Forum on Responsible Mining, entitled Tenement, Safety and Health, Environmental Management, and Social Development Compliance Monitoring Re-Orientation and Workshop, with the theme “Beyond Compliance: Convergence, Sustainability, and Resilience in the Mineral Development Sector”, held at Grand Regal Hotel, Davao City from September 12 to 16, 2022.

A series of lectures on recent mining policies, compliance monitoring checklists and scorecards were delivered by MGB Central Office and MGB Region XI technical personnel to the 16 mining companies that participated in the workshop.

MGB Director Wilfredo Moncano, EMB Director William Cuñado, ARMOR XI President Constancio Paye Jr., and MGB XI Regional Director Jasper Alberto Lascano were among the DENR and ARMOR XI Officials who graced the 5-day event.