Manila Water Foundation supports public hospitals through “MAGING LIGTAS, MAG -#SAFEWASH!” campaign
Manila Water Foundation, MWSS, and Safeguard Philippines handed over product support to 12 public hospitals in their campaign to promote hand washing with soap and water to avoid the spread of germs and communicable diseases. This is part of the Health in our Hands program of Manila Water Foundation which aims to raise awareness on the importance of sanitation and the healthy habits of proper toothbrushing and proper hand washing. The donation handover is a concrete synergy response as the Department of Health (DOH) notes a rise in COVID-19 cases and reports that the country now has 28 infections of the XBB.1.16 Omicron COVID-19 subvariant commonly known as the “Arcturus”.
Manila Water recognizes the role of its women leaders in achieving sustainability goals
Manila Water continues to promote gender equality in the workplace, with a majority of women taking on leadership and technical roles. To date, the number of women leaders in its key departments is equal to men and even higher.
Manila Water Company, Manila Water Foundation strengthen support to the Million Trees Foundation
Manila Water Company (MWC) and Manila Water Foundation (MWF) renew their commitment to the environment and sustainability through donation of one million pesos to Million Trees Foundation, Inc. (MTFI) during their second anniversary celebration as an organization. Every year since 2021, a Php 1-M donation was also made by MWC and MWF for MTFI to develop its onsite office and establish the nursery at the 5-hectare property at the La Mesa Watershed.
Manila Water Foundation lauds valued partners in WASH mission
Manila Water Foundation, the social development arm of the Manila Water enterprise, concludes its month-long series of events to mark its 18th anniversary with a Partners Recognition Event. The Filipiniana-themed celebration was hosted by Manila Water Foundation to express gratitude to its generous partners as it turned 18 in animating the mission of bringing environmental programs and water access, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) for all communities.
Manila Water plants 1.4M trees under its watershed protection and management program
Since the launch of East Zone concessionaire Manila Water’s watershed management program in 2006, Manila Water has partnered with the public and private sector, such as the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System, various local government units, indigenous people residing in watershed communities, and other stakeholders for the implementation of its watershed management program.