PCSD-CCMRD Business Plan Launched
Deputy Director-General Margarita R. Songco delivered the keynote address on behalf of Secretary Arsenio M. Balisacan during the launching of the Business Plan for the PCSD-Committee on the Conservation and Management of Resources for Development (CCMRD) as the national technical coordinating committee for Multilateral Environmental Agreements (MEAs) on January 17 at the Dolcelatte in Quezon City.
The Business Plan sets the overall framework for horizontal and vertical coordination mechanism for MEA implementation in the country. The MEAs convey the Philippine government’s commitments to obligations to address three global environmental concerns locally, namely: climate change, land degradation and biological diversity loss.
Present during the ceremony were DENR Undersecretary Analiza Teh, DENR Assistant Secretaries Rommel Abesamis and Angelica Michelle Go, UNDP Country Director Toshihiro Tanaka, and other government and nongovernment officials and representatives.