The Environmental Management Bureau IX represented by the Community Environment
Monitoring Unit (CEMU) Kabasalan/Imelda, participated in the celebration of Consumer
Welfare Month through the conduct of a Coastal Clean-Up on October 14, 2022, at Barangay
Buluan, Ipil, Zamboanga Sibugay. The activity was spearheaded by the Department of Trade
and Industry and attended by various National Agencies including DILG, PNP, AFP, academic
institutions, consumer groups, fraternities, civil society organizations, BLGU, and the Local
Government of Ipil with Ipil MENRO Staff.

Participation in this event shows the Bureau’s commitment to supporting different institutions,
may it be NGAs or NGOs whose endeavors focus on environmental protection, conservation,
and preservation.

We continue to commit to sharing technical expertise and raising environmental awareness
among the different stakeholders in region 9.