BAGUIO CITY – The Philippine Mine Safety and environment Association (PMSEA), in partnership with the Mines and Geosciences Bureau (MGB), the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines, and associate groups will hold its 62nd Annual National Mine Safety and Environment Week here in this mountain resort with the theme “62 Years of Responsible Mining . . . United in Creating Relevant Development for Inclusive Growth”.
Hence, the city council recently passed Resolution Numbered 232 declaring November 15 to 21, 2015 as the 62nd Annual National Mine Safety and Environment Week in the city of pines.
The resolution states, “one of the projects of the association is the Safety Networking Action Program (SNAP), which provides an integral approach to prevention, preparedness, and emergency response to natural and man-made emergencies in support to the national government’s disaster and coordination program”.
The city government here will suspend the Number Coding Scheme to exempt all participants in the said event during the period so as to allow the PMSEA delegates and their families to enjoy their visit and stay in the summer capital of the Philippines as they will contribute in enhancing the promotion of the blooming local tourism industry.
PMSEA is an organization of mining companies and alike the advocates a campaign against occupational safety and health and environmental hazards of mining and its related operations./Jho Arranz