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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: Completed
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
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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....

Green Livelihood Technologies for Watershed Rehabilitation for Poverty Alleviation

Short Title: Green Livelihood Technologies
Funding Source: Special Project Fund
Sector: Forestry
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: CAR
Project Site: Cordillera Administrative Region - Benguet View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 0.037
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Description:

The Green Livelihood Technologies for Watershed Rehabilitation for Poverty Alleviation is a two-year project of DENR through Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau - Watershed and Water Resources Research Center (ERDB-WWRC) to be implemented in the municipality of Mankayan, Benguet. The project will introduce green technologies to support the activities of their partner organization “Societies Awareness on Livelihood and Environmental Needs for Growth (SALENG) Inc. Read factsheet....

HCFC Phase-out Management Plan Stage 1

Short Title: HPMP
Funding Source: Multilateral Fund to Montreal Protocol, UNEP
Sector: Environment
Status: Completed
Region Covered: Nationwide
Project Site: Nationwide View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 1.25
Start Date: January 1, 2014
End Date: December 31, 2017
Description:

The project proposes policies, regulations, and technical assistance activities that will support the full phase-out of HCFCs in the Philippines, while focusing on Stage 1 of the HPMP. The proposed activities take into consideration the socioeconomic and development context of the Philippines, as well as the environmental implications for both the ozone and global climate. As high Global Warming Potential (GWP) gases, the phase-out of HCFCs presents an opportunity to reduce direct and indirect GreenHouse Gas (GHG) emissions through the use of low- and no-GWP alternatives and the installation of more energy efficient equipment. Read factsheet....

Implementation of Polychlorinated Biphenyls - Waste from Electrical and Electronic Equipment (PCB-WEEE) Management Programs for Electric Cooperatives and Safe e-wastes Management

Short Title: PCB-WEE
Funding Source: GEF, UNIDO
Sector: Environment
Status: Ongoing
Region Covered: [Nationwide]
Project Site: View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 6.2
Start Date: January 1, 2017
End Date: January 31, 2022
Description:

The project aims to achieve effective management of Persistent Organic Pollutants - Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (POPs-PBDE) from WEEE, PCB-wastes and PCB-contaminated equipment, assisting the Philippines to meet its obligation to the Stockholm Convention. The project is expected to consistently accomplish the National Implementation Plan (NIP) through supporting segregation and disposal of PBDE-contaminated plastic from the general e-waste stream and reviewing technologies that can be adopted to address PBDE management by subsidizing the disposal of PCBs from rural cooperatives and enhancing the suitability of the existing facility to treat PCB-contaminated materials including solids and metallic parts. Read factsheet....

Implementation of the POPs Monitoring Plan in the Asian Region (Regional)

Short Title: POPSEA-Regional
Funding Source: GEF, UNEP
Sector: Environment
Status: Completed
Region Covered: Nationwide
Project Site: Cambodia, Indonesia, LAO PDR, Mongolia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam View Map
Project Cost (USD M): 15.81
Start Date: April 1, 2013
End Date: April 30, 2015
Description:

An organization group for each of the five United Nations regions to facilitate regional implementation of the GMP and invited Parties, to define and implement the regional strategy for information gathering and to prepare regional monitoring report for all 22 POPs through networking of laboratories, standardized sampling & analytical protocols, and training programs. Read factsheet....

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