OPPOSITION GROUPS CONVERGE IN THE PUBLIC HEARING FOR THE KALIWA DAM PROJECT

The two sides in the debate whether the DENR should approve MWSS application for Environmental Certificate Compliance to build the Kaliwa Dam Project was again put to rigorous process last 2 September 2019. The public hearing was held at Barangay Daraitan in Tanay, Rizal, home to Dumagat-Remontado, and Agta ethnic groups who oppose the construction continue reading : OPPOSITION GROUPS CONVERGE IN THE PUBLIC HEARING FOR THE KALIWA DAM PROJECT

THREE (3) SUCCESSFUL PUBLIC HEARINGS CONDUCTED ON THE NEW CENTENNIAL WATER SOURCE-KALIWA DAM PROJECT

The Kaliwa Dam Project (KDP) has been subject to years of delay because of fierce environmental and indigenous peoples’ opposition, and has become a symbol in the wider campaign against dam construction in the country. The three (3) successful public hearings initiated by DENR-EMB and the MWSS in 23 August 2019 at General Nakar; 27 continue reading : THREE (3) SUCCESSFUL PUBLIC HEARINGS CONDUCTED ON THE NEW CENTENNIAL WATER SOURCE-KALIWA DAM PROJECT

Public Hearing on MWSS’ Application for Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) for the New Centennial Water Source-Kaliwa Dam Project

The MWSS and the DENR-Environment Management Bureau jointly held the first of a series of public hearings, to evaluate MWSS’ mitigating measures to address possible disturbances in the affected communities of the Kaliwa Dam Project. The ECC is important for the implementation of the Kaliwa Dam Project, because it represents a positive review of MWSS’ continue reading : Public Hearing on MWSS’ Application for Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) for the New Centennial Water Source-Kaliwa Dam Project

MWSS Statement on the COA Observations on the New Centennial Kaliwa Dam Project

The New Centenial Kaliwa Dam project has been planned since 1967 as a major source of water for Metro Manila. More than 5 decades has passed and it is only the administration of President Duterte that has taken bold and decisive action to ensure the swift implementation of this long overdue project. This project will continue reading : MWSS Statement on the COA Observations on the New Centennial Kaliwa Dam Project