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PCSD supports the commemoration of the 2016 National Week for Overcoming Extreme Poverty

  The Philippine Council for Sustainable Developments joins the observation of the National Week for Overcoming Extreme Poverty with the theme “Moving from Humiliation and Exclusion to Participation:Ending Poverty in all its...

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PCSD set for reorganization, drafts EO

The Philippine Council on Sustainable Development (PCSD) is set to make several organizational changes this year, as discussed in a meeting last August 23 at the NEDA Board Room. The PCSD, chaired by NEDA Deputy Director-General Margarita R. Songco, reviewed a draft Executive Order (EO), which proposes to expand PCSD’s...

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PCSD holds 4th Quarter 2015 Meeting

Chaired by Deputy Director General Margarita R. Songco of NEDA, the PCSD held its 4th quarter meeting last 21 December 2015 at the NEDA Board Room, Pasig City. The Council discussed the proposed reconstitution of the PCSD, updates on the formulation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Indicators and highlights...

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PCSD holds 3rd Quarter Meeting

  The PCSD held it 3rd quarter meeting last 15 October 2015 at the NEDA Board Room, Pasig City. Chaired by Undersecretary Jonas Leones of DENR, the Council discussed the updates on the UN Sustainable Development Summit held on 25-27 September 2015 in New York City, USA and the key findings of the...

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PCSD Secretariat conducts 1st phase training on capacity building for the development of the T21 Model for the Philippines

The PCSD Secretariat conducted the first phase training of the Capacity Building for the Development of the Threshold 21 (T21) Model last 10-28 August 2015 at the Development Academy of the Philippines, Pasig City. The T21 model will be utilized to ensure that the Philippines long-term vision – Philippines 2040...

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PCSD holds 2nd Quarter Meeting

The PCSD held its 2nd Quarter meeting last 25 June 2015 at the NEDA Board Room, Pasig, City Chaired by Director Mercedita Sombilla of NEDA-ANRES, the Council tackled concerns on coastal and marine biodiversity and updates on the ongoing initiatives of the Council. Among the key agenda includes the status...

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PCSD Led Ocular Visit in Marilao-Meycauayan-Obando River System


The inter-agency small group, composed of representatives from DA-BFAR, DA-BAFPS, DOST-FNRI, DOST-ITDI, DENR-EMB Region III, Blacksmith Institute, UPLB and the PCSD Coordinating Secretariat visited the Marilao-Meycauayan-Obando River System (MMORS) last 29 May 2015. The visit was intended to have a firsthand observation of the state of the river system, which...

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PCSD tackles status of water resources in the Philippines

The Philippine Council for Sustainable Development (PCSD) 1st Quarter Meeting in 2015 chaired by NEDA Deputy Director-General Margarita R. Songco, tackled the status of the country’s water resources through assessment reports and studies from the government agencies and academe. National Water Resources Board’s Policy and Program Division Chief Engineer Isidra...

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PCSD holds 4th Quarter Meeting

NEDA Deputy Director-General Margarita R. Songco chaired the 4th Quarter Meeting last 19 December 2014 at the NEDA Board Room in Pasig City. The Council agreed to prepare the workplan to jumpstart the process of formulating the Philippine Long-Term Sustainable Development Plan. The meeting was participated by officials from the NEDA,...

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No–Go Zones Map for Mining is Now Approved

The Mining Industry Coordinating Council (MICC) has approved the adoption of the No-Go Zones map for mining during its 15th MICC meeting held on 8 January 2014. The No – Go Zone map was formulated to facilitate processing of Exploration Permits (EP) by the Department of Environment and Natural (DENR)....

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