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National Biodiversity Planning to Support the Implementation of the 2011-2020 CBD Strategic Plan on Biodiversity in the Philippines

Short Title: PBSAP
Funding Source: GEF, UNDP
Sector: Biodiversity
Status: Completed
Region Covered: Nationwide
Project Site: Nationwide View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.22
Start Date: June 1, 2012
End Date: March 31, 2015

The project addresses the country’s need to continue to fulfill its obligations under the CBD, with particular focus on the Convention’s Article 6 and the CBD COP Decision X/2, covering the 2011-2020 CBD Strategic Plan on biodiversity in the Philippines. Read factsheet....

National REDD+ Mechanism for Greenhouse Gas Reduction and Conservation of Biodiversity in the Philippines

Short Title: REDD+ Mechanism
Funding Source: BMU, GIZ
Sector: Forestry
Status: Completed
Region Covered: Bicol, Eastern Visayas, Davao
Project Site: Region V - Albay (Ligao City and Oas); Region VIII - Eastern Samar (Borongan and Maydolong) ; Region XI - Davao Oriental (Caraga, Manay and Tarragona) View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 7.45
Start Date: April 1, 2013
End Date: April 30, 2017

The project places functional structures for facilitation of REDD+ activities in the Philippines at social, ecological and governance safeguards, and tested options for financing and benefit-sharing, based on clear regulations and definition of the roles of government agencies. By 2017 REDD+ pilot implementation in at least 3 areas, based on integrated forest land use planning and clear tenure and conservation arrangements, have generated at least 100.000 t CO2 emissions reduction. Results will be incorporated into reviews,decisions and resolutions at national and international level. Independent surveys show an increase of knowledge and awareness at national and local levels on REDD+ and its importance for climate mitigation and forest and biodiversity conservation. Read factsheet....

National Risk Resiliency and Sustainability Program

Short Title: RRSP
Funding Source: CIF-PPCR
Sector: Multisectoral
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: Nationwide
Project Site: View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.15
Start Date: July 1, 2016
End Date: July 31, 2017

The RRSP serves as a national framework program to improve the response to climate risks (even disaster risks) through better adapted and more resilient ecosystems, infrastructure and livelihoods in vulnerable areas across key Philippine landscapes. Read factsheet....

New Conservation Areas in the Philippine Project

Short Title: NewCAPP
Funding Source: GEF, UNDP
Sector: Biodiversity
Status: Completed
Region Covered: Cordillera Administrative Region, Ilocos, Central Luzon, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, Central Visayas, Eastern Visayas
Project Site: CAR- Kalinga, Mt. Province; Region I - Pangasinan; Regions III - Zambales, Tarlac, Bulacan; CALABARZON - Quezon; MIMAROPA - Mindoro Oriental, Mindoro Occidental; Region VII - Cebu; Region VIII - Southern Leyte; Region X - Bukidnon; Region XIII - Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Norte; and ARMM - Tawi-tawi View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 8.4
Start Date: August 31, 2010
End Date: February 28, 2016

The project recognizes new conservation areas, such as those managed by IPs, local communities and local government units, as an opportunity to establish solid foundations for accelerated expansion of the terrestrial system in the Philippines, supported by strong management capacities, and sustainable financing. Read factsheet....

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