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Alien Species Crisis: Assessing the Ecological Impacts of Invasive Alien Species of Amphibians and Reptiles in the Philippines

Short Title: IAS
Funding Source: Special Project Fund
Sector: Biodiversity
Status: Completed
Region Covered: Ilocos Region; MIMAROPA; Western Visayas; Davao Region
Project Site: Region I - Ilocos Norte; Region IV-B - Palawan; Region VI - Aklan; Davao Region - Davao Oriental View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.037
Start Date: 2018
End Date: 2019

The Alien Species Crisis: Assessing the Ecological Impacts of Invasive Alien Species of Amphibians and Reptiles in the Philippines is a two-year collaborative research of DENR and HerpWatch. The project will study the status and distribution of invasive alien species (IAS) of amphibians and reptiles in the project sites and assess their impacts to the environment. The study will be conducted in four provinces: (1) Ilocos Norte; (2) Palawan; (3) Aklan; and (4) Davao Oriental. Read factsheet....

Ambitious City Promises

Short Title: City Promises
Funding Source: BMUB-IKI
Sector: Environment
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: National Capital Region
Project Site: NCR - Pasig City, Marikina City, Paranaque City View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 1.34
Start Date: January 1, 2017
End Date: May 31, 2020

The project, which is implemented by the ICLEI-Local Governments for Sustainability, will provide assistance to project cities in Indonesia, Philippines and Vietnam to establish and implement GHG emissions reduction strategies, taking into account the cities’ development pressures and local context while also emphasizing the importance of citizen engagement and working with relevant national ministries. Read factsheet....

Bamboo Furniture and Handicraft Industry for Sustainable Community Development and Environmental Protection

Short Title: Bamboo Furniture
Funding Source: Special Project Fund with DTI Counterpart
Sector: Forestry
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: MIMAROPA
Project Site: Region IV-B - Occidental Mindoro (San Jose) View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.02
Start Date: June 15, 2018
End Date: June 15, 2020

The Bamboo Furniture and Handicraft Industry for Sustainable Community Development is a two-year project of DENR in partnership with the Ansiray Tree Planters Development Association. This project will be conducted in Brgy. Ansiray, Ilin Island, San Jose, Occidental Mindoro. The project is envisioned to uphold the socio-economic conditions of the local community of Brgy. Ansiray, San Jose, Occidental Mindoro and contribute to sustainable forest resources conservation through bamboo furniture and handicraft making. Read factsheet....

BAT and BEP in Open Burning Activities in Response to the Stockholm Convention on POPs

Short Title: BAT and BEP
Funding Source: GEF, UNEP
Sector: Environment
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: Nationwide
Project Site: Cambodia, China, Lao PDR, Mongolia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 36.26
Start Date: April 1, 2015
End Date: April 30, 2020

The project aims to create resource efficient waste management systems by reducing Unintentionally Produced Persistent Organic Pollutants (U-POPs) emissions through the introduction of BAT & BEP in open burning sources and achieving approximately 90% reduction of the current Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins (PCDD) and Polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDF) releases at pilot demonstration sites in participating countries. The project fulfills the objectives reported in the National Implementation Plans (NIPs) and specific national plans through involving national stakeholders and the private sector as executing partners, making a shift from burning of waste to recycling or re-use. Read factsheet....

Biodiversity and Watersheds Improved for Stronger Economy and Ecosystems Resilience

Short Title: B+WISER
Funding Source: USAID
Sector: Multisectoral
Status: Completed
Region Covered: Cagayan Valley, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, Bicol, Western Visayas, Northern Mindanao, Davao, SOCCSKSARGEN
Project Site: Region II - Isabela; CALABARZON - Rizal, Quezon; MIMAROPA - Oriental Mindoro; Region V - Albay; Region VI - Negros Occidental; Region X - Bukidnon; Region XI - Davao del Sur; Region XII - North Cotabato View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 22.4
Start Date: September 1, 2012
End Date: September 30, 2017

The Program works in seven priority sites (total area: 780,000 hectares) and supports restoration initiatives in mangrove and beach forest areas along the typhoon belt of the country. The size of the program area represents more than ten percent of the total area of terrestrial protected areas in the country, where innovations in biodiversity conservation and climate change-related initiatives can be developed and launched to enhance practices at the national scale. Read factsheet....

Building Transformative Policy and Financing Frameworks to Increase Investment in Biodiversity Management

Short Title: BIOFIN 2
Funding Source: European Union, Swiss Government, GIZ
Sector: Biodiversity
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: Nationwide
Project Site: BMB Central Office (NCR) View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.53
Start Date: December 1, 2013
End Date: December 31, 2022

The project is expected to contribute to closing the global financing gap and conservation and sustainable use of biological diversity by assisting developing countries in identifying, assessing, combining and sequencing sources of biodiversity funding to meet their specific needs. Read factsheet....

Capacity Building on the Application of Landscape Approach to Support the Sustainable Natural Resources Management in Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Philippines and Singapore

Short Title: BIPS Project
Funding Source: ASEAN-Republic of Korea Forest Cooperation
Sector: Forestry
Status: Completed
Region Covered: Central Luzon
Project Site: Region III - Zambales (Candelaria) View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.21415
Start Date: March 1, 2016
End Date: March 31, 2019

Specific to each BIPS country, this Project will be implemented within the context of differentiated environmental and developmental concerns which cut across the different ecosystems, as follows: Brunei Darussalam – Beach Forest; Indonesia - Peat Swamp Forests; Philippines – Natural Forest; Singapore – Urban Forest. The Philippines’ Project aims to facilitate the restoration of degraded forestland thru Assited Natural Regeneration (ANR) by capacitating the concerned stakeholders within the identified Project Area. Read factsheet....

Coastal Zone Profiling of Sarangani Bay Protected Seascape

Short Title: SBPS
Funding Source: Special Project Fund
Sector: Biodiversity
Status: Completed
Region Covered: SOCCSKSARGEN
Project Site: Region XII - Sarangani, General Santos City View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.04
Start Date: January 1, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2016

The Coastal Zone Profiling of Sarangani Bay Protected Seascape is a one-year project being implemented by DENR Region 12 in cooperation with partner LGUs, and with technical support of the University of the Philippines-Marine Science Institute (UP-MSI), and National Institute of Physics. For this Project, the areas for Strict Protection Zones (critical habitats, restoration and rehabilitation areas) and Multi-Use Zones (dive sites for ecotourism, areas for fry gathering, mariculture, fishing and for other livelihood activities) are being intensively identified for purposes of coming up with appropriate and clear decision for the management of SBPS, vis-à-vis, harmonized plans and programs, increased collection of Integrated Protected Area Fund (IPAF), delineated foreshore areas for its management improvement, and formulation of dive ecotourism code. Moreover, the Project is envisioned to serve as a model for the completion of the 33 NIPAS Marine KBAs database. Read factsheet....

Community-Based Forest and Mangrove Management Project in Panay and Negros

Short Title: CBFMMP
Funding Source: KfW
Sector: Forestry
Status: Completed
Region Covered: Western Visayas, Central Visayas
Project Site: Region VI – Aklan (Kalibo, Tangalan, Batan, Malinao, New Washington), Antique (San Remegio, Sibalom, Tibiao, Patnongon, Sebaste), Capiz (Pilar, Dumarao, Sapian), Iloilo (Dingle, San Dionisio, Maasin, San Joaquin, Carles), Negros Occidental (Kabankalan, Ilog, Cauayan, Candoni); Region VII - Negros Oriental (Bindoy, Bayawan, Sibulan) View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 13.64
Start Date: January 1, 2009
End Date: December 31, 2015

The CBFMMP is in line with Executive Order 263 declaring Community Based Forest Management (CBFM) as the national strategy to ensure sustainable development of the country’s forest resources. Adopting the CBFM approach, the project shall pioneer an innovative financing mechanism that is designed to encourage sustainable resource management through investment packages that dovetail livelihood/infrastructure development measures with natural resource management initiatives. Read factsheet....

Conflict-Sensitive Resource and Asset Management - Indigenous Practices for Conservation of Biodiversity (COSERAM - IP4Biodiv) Program Phase 2

Short Title: IP4Biodiv
Funding Source: GIZ
Sector: Biodiversity
Status: Completed
Region Covered: Northern Mindanao, Davao Region, Caraga Region
Project Site: Region X - Bukidnon (Malaybalay City); Region XI - Davao Oriental; Region XIII - Agusan del Norte View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 5.14
Start Date: January 1, 2015
End Date: December 31, 2018

The program enables implementing partners to reinforce a PA management approach through conserving biodiversity with participation of indigenous groups and incorporation of indigenous knowledge to develop methods for inclusive management and replicate these in other areas to be incorporated by national policies and guidelines. Read factsheet....

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