Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) R8 Director Martin Jose V. Despi rolls out his new directives to the members of the executive committee of EMB during the meeting on July 22, 2022.  First on the agenda of the meeting is the discussion on Memorandum Circular No. 1, declaring certain positions in the Executive Department vacant; however, providing rules to ensure uninterrupted delivery of public service. At the regional level, the newly installed regional director says that there are some documents and special orders that are being held in abeyance to comply with said Memorandum Circular.