25-26, 29-30 Apr 2019 | Spatial Modelling Training

The four-day training led by Poul Grashoff of Deltares introduced Spatial Modelling using existing socio-economic data from different government agencies, and running these as inputs to a software to come up with graphics output such as maps and images.

The Spatial Modelling Training was attended by participants from different government agencies, including MMDA, MBCO, NEDA and NAMRIA. In the said training, the interrelation of land use changes, population increase, infrastructure developments, and economic growths in areas outside of Metro Manila was discussed, and visualized through thematic maps and video-captured simulations.

Events

Kick-Off Meeting | February 13, 2018

The MBSDMP Project Kick-off Meeting was held at NEDA Executive Lounge on 13 February 2018. The Kick-off Meeting was presided by Undersecretary Rolando G. Tungpalan and was attended by NEDA INFRACOM staff; representatives from the Dutch Embassy, representatives from OIDCI, TRACT, and UPLBFI; the Dutch Expert Team (DET), and the Local Consultants.

Feedback Week and Technical Committee Meeting cum DET-led Training

A feedback week which was attended by about 20 personnel of NEDA and some identified relevant NGAs were invited for a participatory modelling and the first Technical Committee Meeting which was represented by various stakeholders.

6 Nov 2018 | Presentation of Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) by CMER/NCEA

The group from CMER/Netherlands Commission for Environmental Assessment (NCEA) introduced the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA), and its integration to the MBSDMP.

National Fisherfolk Day | May 31, 2018

The National Fisherfolk Day was organized by the Pangisda-Pilipinas and was represented by groups of fishermen families together with the MBSDMP Study Team. It was held last May 31, 2018 at the Philippine Rural Reconstruction Movement.

26 Sept 2018 Technical Committee Meeting

The Technical Committee (TC) meeting held last 26 September 2018 at Hotel Rembrant in Quezon City was attended by various stakeholders of the project.

7 Dec 2018 | Technical Committee Meeting

The Technical Committee (TC) meeting held last 7 December 2018 at Heritage Manila Hotel was attended by various stakeholders of the project.