NATIONAL WATER SUMMIT TOWARDS WATER SECURITY
March 21, 2019
The National Water Resources Board (NWRB) and National Economic Development Authority (NEDA) convened over 200 experts in the country to discuss the pressing concerns on Philippines’ water security in Novotel Hotel, Araneta Center, Cubao, Quezon City.
WWD Philippines 2019 leaves no one behind in Baseco
National Water Resources Board (NWRB), together with other agency and private partners, joined the World Water Day (WWD) 2019 kickoff activity entitled, “World Water Day 2019: Water Fair” held in March 15, 2019 at the PRRC Livelihood and Mangrove Center, Baseco Compound, Manila.
NWRB collaborates with OECD-Poland project on Water Management
December 6, 2018
The Philippine government, through the National Water Resources Board, welcomed the proposal of the Polish government and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on improved water management in the Philippines.
Cabinet Secretary graces World Water Day Awards 2019
Novotel Hotel, Cubao, Quezon City
March 22, 2019
The National Water Resources Board (NWRB), together with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and Maynilad Water Services Inc. (MWSI), recognized 21 water champions in the World Water Day Awards 2019.
NWRB WELCOMES SIX-MEMBER DELEGATION FROM CHINA MWR
October 20, 2018
National Water Resources Board (NWRB) Executive Director Dr. Sevillo D. David Jr. warmly welcomed the six-member delegation from China Ministry of Water Resources (MWR) headed by Vice Minister Ye Jianchun last October 20, 2018 at Makati Shangri-La, Manila.
Contingency Plan to address possible water shortage in Metro Manila
- NWRB shall maintain maximum water allocation for MWSS from the Angat Reservoir to ensure adequate water supply in Metro Manila.
- Temporarily allow MWSS to use its existing deepwells to augment water supply for its two concessionaires (i.e. Manila Water) for the duration of the El Niño to be used for the affected communities
NWRB EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR IN 7th WATERLINKS FORUM 2018
September 27, 2018
National Water Resources Board (NWRB) Executive Director Sevillo D. David Jr., recently participated in the 7th WaterLinks Forum 2018, with the theme “Solving Asia’s Urban Water Crisis: The Water-Food-Energy-Climate Change Nexus”, which was held at the Unilab Bayanihan Center, Metro Manila last September 25 – 27, 2018.
CALLING FOR COMMENTS/SUGGESTIONS ON THE PROPOSED POLICY ON THE GRANTING OF EXTENSION OF TIME TO SUBMIT ANNUAL REPORT FOR CPC HOLDERS
ISSUE PAPER: POLICY ON THE GRANTING OF REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF TIME TO SUBMIT ANNUAL REPORT
The National Water Resources Board (NWRB) as the government coordinating and regulating agency for all water resources development and management activities of the country grants Certificate of Public Convenience/Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity (CPC/CPCN) for the operation and maintenance of water utilities and services and impose penalties for administrative violations thereof.