News

Sep
23
2019

JFETM planted 1,200 seedlings at La Mesa Watershed


 
“JFE Techno Manila, Inc. (JFETM) and JFE Engineering Corp. Philippine Branch spent the August 21, 2019 holiday on a tree planting activity at the La Mesa Watershed Reservation in Novaliches, Quezon City.  One hundred and forty-five participants, including some of the employees’ family members took part in planting 1,200 seedlings in the 2,000-hectare forest reserve."
 
This is the first that both JFETM and JFEE Philippine Branch in a conservation effort as
part of their socio-economic activities.Both companies partnered with the Bantay Kalikasan, to plant the 1,200 Malapapaya seedlings in the reserve.

Malapapaya is a fast-growing softwood tree endemic in the Philippines, and is known for its in rehabilitating denuded forest.

Mr. Yamagishi opened the tree planting activity by delivering a simple yet relevant and timely message:
“Let us keep the Earth healthy and green”.