ANNUAL MILLION TREE CHALLENGE YEAR 5

Every February of the year, MWSS calls on its partner organizations to contribute to the Annual Million Tree Challenge (AMTC), a 5-year program to promote water security and protection of the environment. Then MWSS Administrator Reynaldo Velasco initiated the AMTC in response to President Rodrigo R. Duterte’s socio-economic development agenda, the Philippine Development Plan  (PDP) continue reading : ANNUAL MILLION TREE CHALLENGE YEAR 5

FPIC process for the Kaliwa Dam Project: 3 years on and still going

  The MWSS has advanced to the next step of the Certification Precondition (CP) process for the Free Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) for the Kaliwa Dam Project, after the MOA negotiations with the Indigenous Peoples (IPs) of Quezon Province (conducted from October 13-15, 2020);  and the IPs of Rizal Province (conducted from November 3-5, continue reading : FPIC process for the Kaliwa Dam Project: 3 years on and still going

PRESS RELEASE: MWSS’ Clarification on the Release of Water from Dams

With the forecast of La Nina until February 2021, we wish to provide context to the issues particularly salient in Typhoon Cyclone Ulysses (TCU) flooding in Marikina, Rizal, and Bulacan. As part of the Integrated Warning Systems for the Angat and Ipo Dams, a Flood Forecasting and Warning System (FFWS) was established in 2007 WITH continue reading : PRESS RELEASE: MWSS’ Clarification on the Release of Water from Dams