MGB 2 leads virtual pep talk on responsible mining
Tuguegarao City, Cagayan- The Mines and Geosciences Bureau Region II spearheaded a virtual pep talk on responsible mining conducted last July 7, 2021.
Engr. Mario A. Ancheta, MGB Director led the pep talk joined by representatives from OceanaGold Philippines, Inc. and FCF Minerals Corporation, both large-scale mining companies in the region.
The virtual pep talk revolved on topics regarding environmental initiatives of the mining companies as well as their corporate social responsibility.
The talk also focused on their regional tax contribution as well as their Social Development Management Program.
The pep talk aims to raise awareness on responsible mining practices and to educate on the environmental programs of the mining companies.
Members of the local media also joined the activity via zoom. The pep talk was hosted by the Philippine Information Agency Region II.