NWRB opens its extension offices in Visayas and Mindanao
The National Water Resources Board (NWRB), as part of its regionalization efforts, is opening its extension offices in Visayas and Mindanao in October 2018.
NWRB develops an automated water permitting system
July 27, 2018
To cope up with the modern technological advancement, NWRB establishes the project Water Permitting Management Information System (WPMIS) which automates the filing, screening and processing of water permit application.
NWRB JOINS FIRST APEC WATER RESOURCES AUTHORITIES MEETING FOR FOOD SECURITY
NWRB Executive Director Sevillo David Jr., Ph.D., and APEC member states representatives discussed the importance of implementing an Integrated Water Resources Management Framework for the APEC region. This was highlighted in the first Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Water Resources Authorities Meeting for Food Security in the Context of Climate Change on August 18-19 in Can Tho, Vietnam.
NWRB-LGU SIGNED MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT FOR ZAMBOANGA CITY GROUNDWATER RESOURCE MANAGEMENT PLAN AND MONITORING SYSTEM
May 11, 2018 – National Water Resources Board (NWRB) Executive Director Dr. Sevillo D. David Jr. and Zamboanga City Municipal Mayor Maria Isabelle Climaco-Salazar led the Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) signing to signal the start of the Development of a Groundwater Management Plan for Zamboanga City and Surrounding Areas Project.
NWRB leads project on reducing pollution and preserving environmental flows in East Asian Seas
August 29-30, 2017
Together with six other ASEAN countries, the Philippines, through NWRB, joined the inception workshop of the project “Reducing Pollution and Preserving Environmental Flows in the East Asian Seas through the Implementation of Integrated River Basin Management in ASEAN Countries” on August 29-30, 2017. It was held at the office of the Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA) located at the Department of Environment and Natural Resources Building, Quezon City, Philippines.
World Water Day Awards 2018
March 22, 2018
The National Water Resources Board and Maynilad, together with partner institutions, recognized 18 water champions in this year’s World Water Day Awards led by Senator Cynthia Villar at the Novotel Hotel, Quezon City.
NWRB goes to Thailand for Water Demand Management Conference
August 2-4, 2017
The National Water Resources Board joined the International Conference on Water Demand Management among Competing Sectors in Bangkok, Thailand on August 2-4, 2017.
NWRB reaches out to domestic water users in Nagcarlan, Laguna
March 19-20, 2018
A team of experts from the National Water Resources Board went to Nagcarlan, Laguna for an intensive campaign highlighting domestic water use