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Earth Day 2022: A Call to Invest in Nature

Today, we commemorate Earth Day with an important call to action: to invest in nature for the sustainable future of the generations to come. And what a timely call it is.  


DENR, UNDP team up to enhance resilience of community-based organizations

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Acting Secretary Jim O. Sampulna underscored the importance of building the resilience of community-based organizations (CBOs) in undertaking…  


Her Stories beyond Numbers: Women at the Forefront of Typhoon Response and Recovery in the Philippines

The recovery efforts of UNDP Philippines put emphasis in the proactive engagement of women in building resilience by providing direct assistance in terms of alternative livelihood as well as ensuring…  


Women Champions of Biodiversity Financing in Negros Oriental Province

Three female biodiversity officers of the Environment and Natural Resources Division of the Provincial Government of Negros Oriental, climb mountains, cross rivers, hike through muddy and rough…  


DLSU SHORE to launch Pasig River project vs plastic pollution with UNDP

The De La Salle University Br. Alfred Shields Ocean Research Center (SHORE) is launching the #EcoSquadGoals Competition called Pasig River Communities Against Plastic Pollution (PRCAPP) with the…  


BFDE startups hope to boost their enterprise through social media

The SMARTSeas PH Project has given 21 peoples’ organizations the chance to develop their Biodiversity Friendly Enterprise (BDFE) through Low Value Grant Agreements. While many of the associations have…  


Upcycling for a profitable and zero waste biodiversity-friendly enterprise

Upcycling is giving a second life and a new function to an old material that is no longer being used. This practice helps MVFFF incorporate its advocacy of protecting and conserving marine…  


Strategic partnership boosts people's organization's biodiversity-friendly enterprise in Samal Island

Located within Davao Gulf, the Island Garden City of Samal boasts of its pristine white sand beaches and clean waters. The strong partnership between the people’s organizations (POs) and the local…  


Keeping the 'dagyaw' spirit alive among Pinoy fisherfolks

Dagyaw is the Bisaya/Hiligaynon term for bayanihan, the Filipino tradition of working together to achieve a shared goal. Through the technical assistance provided by the DENR-SMARTSeas PH project to…  


Fisherfolk group starts the journey to financial literacy through a savings program

The Filipino proverb “Kapag may isinuksok, may madudukot” underscores the importance of saving for life’s unexpected expenses. The members of the United Fishermen’s Association of Capiñahan (UFAC) in…  

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