A virtual Technical Committee Meeting led by Dr. Rex Cruz, Deputy Team Leader and ICZM and CCA Expert of the Study Team, was held via zoom application on 18 January 2021. The meeting is an overall summary of the ICZM Planning Framework, the six (6) priority measures, the Stakeholder Engagement, and the Enabling Environment including the proposed Institutional Setup for the MBSDMP. The meeting was also participated by the experts from study team to assist on some clarification on different topics, Engr. Jose Mari Lim, Dr. Miguela Mena, Dr. Victor Ticzon, and Dr. Rutth Gerochi to name a few.
The meeting was attended by representatives from various agencies and organizations such as Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), Wetlands International Philippines, Deltares, Urban Poor Associates (UPA, Maynilad Water Services Inc (MWSI), Tractebel, LGU of Quezon City, Netherlands Embassy, Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG), Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System Corp (MWSS), Philippine Reclamation Authority (PRA), Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), Ministry of Foreign Affairs the Netherlands, LGU of Cavite City, League of Cities of the Philippines (LCP), National Anti-Poverty Commission (NAPC), LGU of Pasig City, Department of Transportation (DOTr), LGU of Hagonoy, LGU of Malolos City, Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA), World Wildlife Fund-Philippines (WWF-PH), Asian Development Bank (ADB), Southeast Asian Limnological Networks, University of the Philippines Los Banos Foundation Inc (UPLBFI), Environment Management Bureau (EMB), Manila Water Company Inc (MWCI), LGU of Malabon City, Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH), Urban Mission Areas Development Office (UMADO), LGU of Las Pinas City, LGU of Bacoor City, LGU of City of Manila, Co-Multiversity, Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU), and Philippine Rural Reconstruction Movement (PRRM).
Presentation on the MBSDMP Overview is available here.
Presentation on the topic is available here.