In celebration of the National Zero Waste Month and the 18th anniversary of Republic Act 9003, also known as Ecological Solid Waste Management Act, the Local Government Unit of Nabunturan partakes the Pulot Basura, a Bayan ko Linis Ko Activity today, January 25, 2018 at 6:00 in the morning around Poblacion, Nabunturan, Compostela Valley.

With the theme “We an Alternative Technologies Partnering for Proper Waste Management”, the said activity was participated by 4Ks organization and LGU employees (with 2 representatives each office).

Former barangay captain Lupicinio Bagaslao expressed his enthusiasm and shared various activities laid for the month-long celebration such as the Community Education and Public Awareness (CEPA) on R.A. 9003 started last January 14, 2019 at Magading Elementary School.

Further, on top of the 400 elementary students from Pangutosan ES, Basak ES, and Magading ES, Mr. Bagaslao shared that they also had the chance to conduct CEPA in Bayabas National High School-Basak Campus.

Ms. Evelyn Dela Peña also added that aside from educational institutions, the said information dissemination activity was also conducted to the indigenous people of Bukal, Mainit, and Anislagan with over 300 participants.

“Among paningkamutan nga mas daghan pang skwelahan ug katawhan ang ma-inform ani through CEPA…” said Mr. Bagaslao.

On one hand, enjoining the nationwide celebration, all barangays shall join the simultaneous clean-up drive tomorrow January 26, 2019 facilitated by the Municipal Environment and Natural Resources Office (MENRO).