Authored By: M Pulido | Published: August 3, 2023

PIEP Congratulates 115 New Environmental Planners

The Philippine Institute of Environmental Planners (PIEP) is elated to extend its warmest congratulations to 115 bright individuals who have triumphed in the recent Environmental Planners Licensure Examination administered by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC). This significant achievement showcases their commitment to safeguarding our environment and contributing to a more sustainable future for the Philippines.

Upholding Excellence in Environmental Planning: The licensure examination, held in July 2023 across key locations such as NCR, Cebu, and Davao, served as a rigorous test of knowledge and competence in environmental planning. Under the oversight of the esteemed members of the Board of Environmental Planning – (Chairman) Hon. Michael T. Ang, and (Members) Hon. Corazon B. Cruz and Hon. Roque A. Magno, the newly-passed environmental planners need to be prepared to tackle the challenges that lie ahead with dedication and passion for the field.

A Profound Impact on Sustainable Development: As the Philippines faces growing environmental challenges, the importance of trained professionals in environmental planning cannot be overstated. The new licensed Environmental Planners are poised to make a significant impact, guiding land use decisions, advocating for sustainable development, and implementing policies that balance progress with environmental preservation.

Advocates for a Greener Tomorrow: The PIEP believes that these 115 new licensed environmental planners will play a crucial role in adopting innovative, eco-friendly strategies to protect our natural resources and nurture resilient communities. Their dedication and passion for the field will be instrumental in addressing critical issues such as climate change, urbanization, the conservation of biodiversity, and more.

A Journey of Knowledge and Growth: Becoming a licensed Environmental Planner is no easy feat. It demands a deep understanding of planning principles, history, and theories, as well as environmental laws, policies, and ethical considerations, among others. The successful examinees have demonstrated their proficiency, and they now embark on a lifelong journey of continuous learning and professional growth.

A Welcoming Community of Environmental Planners: The PIEP warmly welcomes these new professionals into its dynamic community of environmental planners. As a forward-thinking organization dedicated to excellence and sustainability, PIEP provides a nurturing platform for networking, fostering collaboration, and sharing valuable insights.

Celebrating Success and Paving the Way Forward: The success of these 115 aspiring Environmental Planners is a testament to their dedication, hard work, and vision for a greener and more sustainable Philippines. Their accomplishment serves as an inspiration to others aspiring to join the ranks of environmental planning professionals.

The Philippine Institute of Environmental Planners (PIEP) is proud to recognize and celebrate the success of the 115 examinees who passed the Environmental Planners Licensure Examination. We look forward to witnessing their positive impact on our environment and communities, as they work tirelessly to create a greener and more sustainable future for our beloved country. Congratulations to the newly licensed Environmental Planners! Together, let us forge ahead towards a brighter and greener tomorrow.