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Pena: Coping with ECQ
AS OF this writing, it was announced that the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) will be extended for two weeks more. In the four weeks that people were told to stay home, the daily wage earners and informal workers probably suffered ...
From 3 hours ago
Pena: Misinformation overload
THREE weeks into the enhance community quarantine, I am overloaded with Covid-19 misinformation. There are lots of unconfirmed, unverified information about the virus that are circulating in social media. There are also myths and bogus cure. These ‘fake news’ spread ...
From 6 days ago
Pena: Work from home
THE enhanced community quarantine (others call it lockdown) forced a lot of companies to temporarily suspend their operations. Workers were given the option to take vacation leaves. Others were required to work from home, just like my two daughters. They ...
From 13 days ago
Sapnu: Dahil sa Covid-19 nasa full alert ang PRO-Central Luzon
NITONG Lunes, ideklara ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte ang Enhanced Community Quarantine sa buong Luzon.Ang ibig sabihin nito ay lock down hindi lang sa National Capital Region (NCR) na ideklara noon nakaraang linggo ni Duterte maging sa kabuuan ng Luzon.Kaya naman ...
From 20 days ago
Pena: Covid-19 and climate change
NO DOUBT the Covid-19 virus is altering the way we live, hopefully temporarily. Lockdowns, travel restrictions and community quarantines have resulted in significant decrease in the movement of people on land, sea and air. Some factories and business establishments have ...
From 20 days ago
Pena: Mining plants
METALS like gold, silver, platinum, copper, tin and iron are mined mostly in the mountains or below ground. Mining can potentially damage ecosystems or pollute water bodies if done improperly or irresponsibly. This is the reason why mining is a ...
From 27 days ago
Pena: World Wildlife Day
LAST March 3 was World Wildlife Day. It is a relatively new environmental commemoration, started only seven years ago. It was proclaimed on December 20, 2013 at the 68th session of the United Nations General Assembly to celebrate and raise ...
From 34 days ago
Pena: Ban single-use plastic?
THE Technical Working Group (TWG) of the Ecology Committee of the House of Representatives is tackling a bill to ban single use plastic. They invited the Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCII) environment committee of which I am a ...
From 41 days ago
Pena: Love for the environment begins at home
THEY say that charity begins at home. Environment Secretary Roy A. Cimatu believes that the love for the environment begins at home too. Thus, he urged parents to foster behavior and culture change by teaching their children to respect and ...
From 48 days ago
Pena: Is chlorine in water safe?
THOSE of us who get their water from "nawasa" (a slang for water districts), we are used to the smell of chlorine. Chlorine is added to drinking water to disinfect it and kill germs. According to the US Center for ...
From 55 days ago