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Diversification and Soil Conditioning in the Understorey of Pine Forest

Short Title: Soil Conditioning of Pine Forest Project
Funding Source: Special Project Fund
Sector: Forestry
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: Cordillera Administrative Region
Project Site: CAR - Mountain Province View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.04
Start Date: October 1, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2018
Description:

The Project uses an integrated approach to diversify the understorey of the pine forest to mitigate long term disaster, while allowing people and communities within the pine forest to generate local income. This is being implemented by the CENRO Sabangan, Mountain Province in cooperation with the local government unit, individual families, clans, and socio-political institutions. It involves the following major activities: a) establishment of nitrogen fixing species or nurse plants such as Alnus sp. and Calliandra sp. for coffee underneath the open canopy pine forest; b) establishment of coffee plantations underneath the pine forest; and c) conduct training activities for livelihood. Read factsheet....

Dugong and Marine Turtles Comprehensive Biological Research in Mayo and Pujada Bay Protected Seascape and Landscape

Short Title: Dugong and Marine Turtles Project
Funding Source: Special Project Fund
Sector: Biodiversity
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: Davao
Project Site: Region XI - Davao Oriental View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.04
Start Date: March 1, 2016
End Date: December 31, 2018
Description:

The Dugong and Marine Turtles Comprehensive Biological Research in Mayo and Pujada Bay Protected Seascape and Landscape is a research project of the DENR 11 in collaboration with the City of Mati, RICXI-DOSCST (Davao Oriental State College of Science and Technology) and the Provincial ENRO. The Project has two major components: a) determination of dugong and marine turtle population sizes and distribution in Mayo Bay and Pujada Bay and b) comparative analysis through bioassay of tissue samples of various large marine mammals. The results of this study will be used to determine mitigating measures to minimize the threats of these marine organism against constant anthropogenic activities. Further, this will provide substantial understanding parallel to the behavior of these animals in the wild which will be used to uphold the laws stipulated in RA 9147 for the sustainability of marine biodiversity in the area. Read factsheet....

Enabling Activities to Review and Update the National Implementation Plan for the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants

Short Title: Stockholm Convention on POPs
Funding Source: GEF, UNIDO
Sector: Environment
Status: Completed
Region Covered: Nationwide
Project Site: DENR-EMB View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.22
Start Date: September 1, 2012
End Date: March 31, 2015
Description:

The project aims to update and review the National Implementation Plan (NIP) and have it endorsed and submitted by the Government to the COP of the Stockholm Convention. Participating stakeholders will be able to manage the POPs listed in 2009 and 2011 with newly developed technical skills, expertise and awareness. Read factsheet....

Facilitating the Participatory Planning of Community-Based Forest Management Using Geographic Information System and Remote Sensing Technologies in Forest Resources Management in The Philippines, Indonesia and Thailand

Short Title: AFoCo-GIS
Funding Source: ASEAN-ROK Forest Cooperation
Sector: Forestry
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: Ilocos Region, Bicol Region, Davao Region
Project Site: Region I - Pangasinan (San Manuel); Region V - Albay (Guinobatan); Region XI - Davao City (Marilog) View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 1.5
Start Date: December 1, 2014
End Date: December 31, 2019
Description:

AFoCo-GIS is a project that contributes to the improvement of forests and forest resources development within the ASEAN region, particularly in areas with community settlements. Read factsheet....

Fifth Operation Phase of the GEF Small Grants Program in the Philippines

Short Title: SGP-5
Funding Source: GEF, UNDP
Sector: Biodiversity
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: Cagayan Valley, Central Luzon, CALABARZON, MIMAROPA, Eastern Visayas
Project Site: Region II - Nueva Viscaya, Isabela, Quirino, Cagayan; Region III - Bulacan, Aurora, Nueva Ecija; CALABARZON - Laguna, Rizal, Quezon; MIMAROPA - Palawan; Region VIII - Northern Samar, Eastern Samar, Western Samar View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 7.58
Start Date: June 1, 2013
End Date: June 30, 2017
Description:

This project aims to improve sustainability of protected areas through community-based activities by building effective models for community-driven governance of protected areas, mainstream biodiversity conservation and sustainable use in the management of production land/seascapes by local communities and, increase the capacity of SGP partner civil society organizations to diagnose and understand the complex and dynamic nature of global environmental problems and develop local solutions. The goal of the programme is to secure global environmental benefits through community-based initiatives and actions in selected priority sites in the country, namely: Palawan, Samar Island and Sierra Madre Mountain Range. Read factsheet....

Forest and Climate Protection in Panay - Phase II

Short Title: ForClim II
Funding Source: GIZ
Sector: Forestry
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: Western Visayas
Project Site: Region VI- Panay Island (Aklan, Antique, Capiz, Iloilo) View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 4.91
Start Date: June 1, 2014
End Date: February 28, 2018
Description:

The project contributes to the preservation of biodiversity by promoting international processes under the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) of June 5, 1992, in particular the CBD’s Strategic Plan 2011-2020. The Project supports selected Peoples Organizations under the 20 partner LGUs within and adjacent the Panay Mountain Ranges. The Government of Germany through the GIZ shall provide a total of EUR 4,000,000 for the Project in the form of personnel, inputs, and appropriate financial contribution. Read factsheet....

Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade Programme

Short Title: FLEGT
Funding Source: UN-FAO
Sector: Forestry
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: CALABARZON, Central Visayas, Caraga
Project Site: View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.52657
Start Date:
End Date:
Description:

The project is designed to ensure a strategic and consolidated programme delivery and full engagement of the different segments of the forest sector industry in the Philippines. Based on a 3 start-up phase including: 1.) Situational Analysis which includes a forest governance and a private sector assessment providing valuable input into a consecutive national multi-stakeholder dialogue/workshop; 2.) Identify the country road map and priority areas for programme support in the national multi-stakeholder dialogue/workshop; 3.) Establish a monitoring baseline based on situational analysis to measure progress and impact of the programme in the Philippines. Read factsheet....

Forestland Management Project

Short Title: FMP
Funding Source: JICA
Sector: Forestry
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: Cagayan Valley, Cordillera Administrative Region, Central Luzon, Western Visayas
Project Site: Region II - Nueva Viscaya & Quirino; CAR - Ifugao (Upper Magat and Cagayan River Basin); Region III - Nueva Ecija (Upper Pampanga River Basin); Region VI - Iloilo (Jalaur River Basin) View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 130.46
Start Date: July 1, 2012
End Date: July 31, 2022
Description:

FMP is a 10-year DENR-JICA project that aims to strengthen forestland management in three critical river basins through the implementation of collaborative and comprehensive Community-Based Forest Management strategies. Read factsheet....

Global Opportunities for Long-term Development of ASGM Sector - GEF GOLD

Short Title: ASGM GEF GOLD
Funding Source: GEF, UNEP
Sector: Environment
Status: Completed
Region Covered: CAR, Bicol
Project Site: Cordillera Administrative Region - Kalinga; Region V - Camarines Norte (Labo, Jose Panganiban, Paracale) View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 42
Start Date: June 1, 2013
End Date: June 30, 2016
Description:

The Programme responds to the GEF 6 Chemicals and Waste Focal Area Strategy that prevents the exposure of humans and the environment to harmful chemicals and waste of global importance. Read factsheet....

Global Programme to Demonstrate the Viability and Removal of Barriers that Impede Adoption and Successful Implementation of Available, Non-Combustion Technologies for Destroying Persistent Organic Pollutants

Short Title: POPs-UNIDO
Funding Source: GEF, UNIDO
Sector: Environment
Status: Completed
Region Covered: NCR, Central Luzon
Project Site: NCR - Metro Manila; Region III - Bataan View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 11.77
Start Date: September 1, 2007
End Date: June 30, 2015
Description:

The Project is part of a Global Programme that will introduce and apply a non-combustion technology to destroy significant obsolete polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) wastes and will help remove barriers to the further adoption and effective implementation of the selected technology and meet the requirement of the Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs). PCB is one of the POPs chemicals. The project will make available all technical, economic and financial parameters of the selected technology in a comparative, open and transparent way that would facilitate and provide further incentive to the global diffusion of innovative non-combustion technologies. Read factsheet....

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