The Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) Camarines Norte headed by OIC, PENR Officer Marlon C. Francia joined the Unity Walk, Interfaith Prayer Rally and Peace Covenant for the launching of a Safe National and Local Election (NLE) 2022 on February 18, 2022 at Central Plaza Grounds, Daet, Camarines, Norte.

With the objective of ensuring a peaceful and orderly election on May 2022, the event was spearheaded by Camarines Norte Police Provincial Office – Pulis Bantayog and was participated in by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC), Philippine Army (PA), Philippine Coast Guard (PCG), Department of Education (DepEd), Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), and other stakeholders.

β€œPENRO Camarines Norte joined the interfaith assembly because it aims to ensure that the upcoming election processes are properly implemented and executed in accordance with the law and election guidelines,” PENRO Francia said.

A Unity Walk was conducted from the Central Plaza Grounds going towards the Provincial Capitol of Camarines Norte.

Further, a Peace Covenant was signed by different election stakeholders, National Government Agencies (NGAs), as well as the municipal and provincial aspirants who filed their candidacy for the NLE 2022.

Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Bicol is also a member of the Task Force created by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC) in connection with RA No. 9006 or β€œAn Act to Enhance the Holding of Free, Orderly, Honest, Peaceful and Credible Elections through Fair Election Practices. (With report from PENRO Camarines Norte)