DENR-XI, SM Cinemas host Green Film Festival in Davao City

With the aim to educate and 4-11 denr-xi sm cinemas host green film festival in davao city resizedraise awareness of young students on the state of the Philippine environment and promote environmental sustainability, Environmental Management Bureau (EMB-XI) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in partnership with SM Cinemas hosted a Green Film Festival event last April 10, 2018 at Cinema 2 of SM Lanang Premier.
This simultaneous event is also in cooperation with the Department of Education (DepEd) and Commission on Higher Education (CHED). It will run for 2 hours, from 8:30 to 10:30 in the morning, and in every 2 months. 
This year, screenings will be on April 10, June 19, August 14 and October 9. 
Green Film Festival was launched last February 13, 2018 at SM North Edsa in Quezon City to give teachers, students and environmental advocates the opportunity to watch various films and video materials about the environment. It also aims to inspire the youth sector in the protection and sustainable management of the environment and natural resources. 
In Davao City, screenings will be held on the following venues: Cinema 2 of SM Lanang Premier on April 10; Cinema 2 of SM Lanang Premier on June 19; Cinema 4 of SM Ecoland on August 14; and Cinema 4 of SM Ecoland on October 9.
Materials to be shown during the Green Film Festival will include short films and documentaries from DENR and its Bureaus. It will feature various environmental topics such as climate change mitigation and adaptation, biodiversity conservation, air and water pollution prevention, solid waste management and sustainable and eco-friendly schools to name a few. 
Said materials aim to showcase the beauty of planet earth as well as to teach the value of preserving the environment and natural resources.
Secondary and tertiary level students are invited to join by registering to this link:
The Green Film Festival is one of the many initiatives of DENR-EMB in compliance to Republic Act 9512 or the National Environmental Awareness and Education Act which is now on its 10th year of enactment. #TayoAngKalikasan #GreenFilmFestival


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The Land Management Bureau (LMB) has urged the public to ignore and stop sharing a Facebook post claiming that P50.00 is all it takes to secure a land title, calling it "misleading and erroneous."

The post claims that those who wish to have their lands titled only need to pay an application fee of P50.00 or a "package fee" of P185, which includes the "application fee, stamp and clearance."

It even cited an official of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) as the source of the information, probably to make the post look authentic.



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