2 weeks EMB exempted Manila Bay project from ECC MB
The chief of the Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) insisted on Wednesday that the Manila Bay “beach nourishment” project, classified as an “enhancement” activity, did not go through the Philippine Environmental Impact Assessment System as it has been issued a certificate of non-coverage. EMB OIC Director William Cuñado In a webinar organized by environmental group Oceana Philippines, EMB OIC Director William Cuñado said a certificate of non-coverage was issued by the previous EMB director. EMB is an agency under the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).“This is more of an enhancement project as the previous director has classified. I also ... more