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Scaling up the Implementation of the Sustainable Development Strategy for the Seas of East Asia

Short Title: SDS-SEA
Funding Source: GEF, UNDP
Sector: Coastal/Marine
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: NCR, Ilocos, Central Luzon, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, Bicol, Western Visayas, Central Visayas, Northern Mindanao, Davao, SOCCSKSARGEN, Caraga
Project Site: NCR – Manila Bay; Region I – Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur; Region III – Bataan, Zambales, Bulacan, Pampanga, Aurora; Region IVA - Cavite (Labac River), Verde Island Passage Marine Corridor, Batangas (Balayan Batangas, Tayabas Bays, Calumpang River); Region IVB - Mindoro Oriental (Calapan City, Puerto Galera, San Teodoro, Naujan, Baco, Pola, Pnamalayan), Mindoro Occidental (Abra de Ilog, Paluan, Lubang, Looc), Marinduque (Mogpog, Boac, Gasan, Buenavista), Romblon; Region V – Masbate; Region VI – Aklan (Boracay Island), Guimaras; Region VII – Cebu, Siquijor; Region X - Misamis Oriental (Macajalar Bay), Camiguin; Region XI – Davao Oriental; Region XII - Sarangani Bay (Maitum, Kiamba, Alabel, Malapatan, Maasim, General Santos City, Glan); Region XIII - Siargao Island (Burgos, Dapa, Dal Carmen, General Luna, Pilar, San Benito, San Isidro, Santa Monica, Soccorro) View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 167.91
Start Date: September 1, 2014
End Date: August 31, 2019

The project represents the “transformation phase” of a series of GEF support, culminating on the sustainability of the PEMSEA as the regional coordinating mechanism for the implementation of the SDS-SEA. It also makes a stronger linkage between sustainable development of river basins, coastal and marine areas and local, national and regional investment processes in a “blue economy”. Read factsheet....

Sector Plan to Phase-Out HCFC 141b in the Foam Sector

Short Title: HCFC 141b
Funding Source: Multilateral Fund to Montreal Protocol, UNIDO, Japan
Sector: Environment
Status: Completed
Region Covered: Nationwide
Project Site: Nationwide View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 2.09
Start Date: January 1, 2011
End Date: December 31, 2015

The project aims: 1) to control the HCFC-141b consumption growth to a maximum of 5%. Consumption will grow from 391 MT in 2010, to 410 MT in 2011; 2) to stabilize the HCFC-141b consumption in the foam sector to meet the freeze target in January 2013. Activities that would enable the companies to reduce the consumption will be implemented. These activities include the purchase of non-ODS equipment, installation, test run and monitoring as well as training of companies on the operation and maintenance of these non-ODS technologies; and 3) to phase-out the total consumption of HCFC-141b in the foam sector in 2013. Read factsheet....

Strengthening Marine Protected Areas to Conserve the Marine Key Biodiversity Areas in the Philippines

Short Title: SMARTSeas PH Project
Funding Source: GEF, UNDP
Sector: Coastal/Marine
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, Caraga, Davao
Project Site: CALABARZON - Batangas (Verde Island Passage); MIMAROPA - Palawan (El Nido, Aborlan, Narra, Espanola, Brookes Point, Bataraza, Cagayancillo-Tubbataha Reef); Region XIII - Lanuza Bay, Surigao; Region XI - Davao Gulf View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 46.43
Start Date: June 1, 2012
End Date: June 30, 2017

The Strengthening Marine Protected Areas to Conserve Marine Key Biodiversity Areas in the Philippines (MKBA Project) was developed because of the desire of BMB, conservation NG0s, academe and research organizations to accelerate the establishment of MPAs and MPANs to include more key marine biodiversity areas and improve MPA/MPAN management effectiveness to reduce the rapid degradation of marine and coastal habitats. Read factsheet....

Strengthening National Systems to Improve Governance and Management of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities Conserved Areas and Territories

Short Title: Philippine ICCA Project
Funding Source: GEF, UNDP
Sector: Biodiversity
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: Cordillera Administrative Region, Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, MIMAROPA, Northern Mindanao, SOCCSKSARGEN, Caraga
Project Site: CAR - Kalinga, Mountain Province; Region II - Nueva Vizcaya; Region III - Bataan, Aurora; MIMAROPA - Palawan; Region X - Bukidnon; Region XII - North Cotabato; Region XIII - Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 6.78
Start Date: January 1, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2020

The project aims to strengthen the conservation, protection and management of key biodiversity sites in the Philippines by institutionalizing Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities Conserved Areas and Territories (ICCAs) as a sustainable addition to the national Protected Area (PA) estate through strengthening the legal and regulatory framework and administrative procedures that harmonizes the mandates, plans and activities amongst national government agencies involved. It will improve capacities of indigenous peoples (IPs) and key stakeholders for effective governance and management of ICCAs. The selected sites are Key Biodiversity Areas (KBAs) that overlap with ancestral domains, and represent a variety of governance models. Read factsheet....

Support to the Implementation of the Tri-National Sulu-Sulawesi Marine Ecoregion Comprehensive Action Plan

Short Title: SSS
Funding Source: BMUB
Sector: Coastal/Marine
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: MIMAROPA, ARMM
Project Site: MIMAROPA - Palawan (El Nido, Tubbataha, Balabac) and ARMM - Tawi-Tawi (Turtle Islands) View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 10.08
Start Date: October 1, 2012
End Date: June 30, 2018

The Sulu-Sulawesi Marine Ecoregion (SSME) or Sulu-Sulawesi Seascape (SSS) is a Priority Seascape located in the Western lndo Pacific region at the apex of the Coral Triangle covering 1 million km' of marine and terrestrial areas in Indonesia (North Sulawesi and East Kalimantan), Malaysia (Sabah) and the Philippines. The three countries are already collaborating under the SSME Comprehensive Action Plan (CAP) on the promotion of climate smart projects in the SSME region which explicitly take into account the protection of biodiversity. Read factsheet....

Sustainable Coastal Protection through Biodiversity Conservation Ecosystems Affected by Typhoons in the Philippines

Short Title: ProCoast
Funding Source: GIZ
Sector: Biodiversity
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: Western Visayas, Central Visayas, Eastern visayas
Project Site: Visayas Region View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 4.8
Start Date: July 1, 2015
End Date: June 30, 2018

The project aims to make coastal protection sustainable in the regions particularly threatened by typhoons and also to conserve their unique biodiversity. Read factsheet....

Technology Adoption on Propert Harvesting and Utilization of Philippine Cinnamon

Short Title: Philippine Cinnamon Project
Funding Source: Special Project Fund
Sector: Forestry, Research
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: Bicol, Central Visayas
Project Site: Region V - Camarines Norte (Mt. Labo, Brgy. Baay, Labo); Region VII - Cebu (Mt. Lantoy, Argao and Boljoon) View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.04
Start Date: October 1, 2016
End Date: September 30, 2018

The Philippine Cinnamon Project is a two-year collaborative research project of the DENR and DOST-FRDI. Two project sites are considered for this study, namely: a) Mt. Labo, Brgy. Baay, Labo, Camarines Norte where a 20-hectare cinnamon plantation have been established in the CBFM area of the Bay Upland Farmers Association, Inc. (BUFAI) and b) Mt. Lantoy, Argao and Boljoon, Cebu, where cinnamon trading is a common practice. The study has three (3) major components: 1) bark stripping and callusing study; 2) market and value chain mapping; and 3) characterization of cinnamon oil. The Project is envisioned to provide a safe and sustainable bark extraction of cinnamon. This will harness cinnamon production as a potential enterprise for upland communities and thereby reducing importation of cinnamon bark from other countries. Read factsheet....

Teduray-Lambangian Sustainable Handicraft Project

Short Title: Teduray
Funding Source: Special Project Fund
Sector: Forestry
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: ARMM
Project Site: ARMM - Maguindanao View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.037
Start Date: 2018
End Date: 2019

The Teduray-Lambangian Sustainable Handicraft Project is a one-year livelihood project of DENR and DENR-ARMM, which will be implemented by the Teduray-Lambangian Women Organization, Inc. (TLWOI) as the PO beneficiary. This project will be implemented on Upi and South Upi, Maguindanao, which is also known as home for the Teduray and Lambangian tribes. The project has four phases, this includes the following activities: (1) Social Preparation; (2) Skills enhancement/capacity building on handicraft weaving; (3) Handicraft production; (4) Handicraft promotion. The Project will focus in supporting the handicraft activities of the Teduray as one of the sources of the community’s livelihood and as means to preserve their unique weaving culture while protecting the remaining forest, which is the source of raw materials for weaving. Read factsheet....

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