New partnership for marine KBAs
MetadataShow full item record
To mark the World Environment Day on June 5, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Biodiversity Management Bureau (DENR-BMB) launched a new partnership to help strengthen the protection, conservation and management of marine key biodiversity areas (KBAs) in the Philippines. The Marine Key Biodiversity Areas (MKBA) Project, with P352 million ($8 million) funding from the Global Environment Facility, will be implemented in five sites: Verde Island Passage, Lanuza Bay, Davao Gulf, Southern Palawan, and Tanon Strait.
New partnership for marine KBAs. (2015, June 2). The Manila Times, p. B8.
Associated contentOnline version
Environmental protection; Nature conservation; Environment management; Biodiversity; Financing; Marine parks; Exploitation; Livelihoods; Coastal zone management; Anthropogenic factors; Man-induced effects; Climatic changes; United Nations Development Programme (UNDP); Department of Environment and Natural Resources-Biodiversity Management Bureau (DENR-BMB); Global Environment Facility; Mitra, Titon
- The Manila Times 
Showing items related by title, author, creator and subject.
De Los Santos, Maricyn A. (The Daily Guardian,
December 11, 2015, on page B6-B7)Liberty Ferrer, Guimaras public information officer, said the island-province’s ICM program undertaken by the Provincial Environment and Natural Resources Office (PENRO) passed Level 1 of the three-level Certification Audit ...
October 26, 2015, on page B-9)The Philippines coral reefs ecosystem provides diverse and valuable functions and services such as coastal protection, fisheries production and tourism among others. Through the years, there were many initiatives and efforts ...
(The Daily Guardian,
June 5, 2018, on page 13)Employees of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) joined other government agencies in planting seedlings of Pagatpat and Bungalon mangrove species on the shorelines of barangays Bigke in Leganes and ...