External Engagements

Policy Dialogues Engagement Theme Period
Department of Energy Retail energy suppliers permit procedures for green energy option in the Philippines (Department of Energy Circular 2020-04-0009) June 2019 - May 2020
Department of Energy Guidelines governing the policy for the conduct of green energy auction in the Philippines (Department of Energy Circular 2020-07-0017) December 2019 - July 2020
Lower House of Representatives, Congress Mandatory environmental insurance coverage for environmentally critical projects December 2020
Knowledge Sharing Engagement Theme Period
BusinessWorld BusinessWorld Insights Forum on Decarbonization, as a panelist October 28, 2020
People Pods Knowledge sharing on carbon footprinting and valuation, as an advisor February - March 2020
Philippine Stock Exchange Achieving climate neutrality, as a panelist December 9, 2020
ATRAM Trust Corporation Balancing sustainability and profitability: Can they co-exist?, as a panelist December 16, 2020
Mentoring Engagement Theme Period
Asian Institute of Management (AIM), MBA Class 2020 Suppliers and Contractors Scorecard Project June 2 - August 23, 2020
University of Asia and the Pacific (UA&P) Techno-economic, political and socio-technical factors in sustainable transition to renewable energy: The case of the Philippines by Lourence N. Balatbat, as a thesis reviewer November 24, 2019 to August 6, 2020
Forest Foundation Philippines FPH Chairman as a member of its Board of Trustees
FPH Chief Sustainability Officer as a Program Committee Member
January - December 2020
Project Partnership Engagement Theme Period
National Resilience Council Ormoc City Local Government Disaster Risk Reduction Program August - December 2020
Green Convergence Climate Neutrality 2050 December 2020 - Present
Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) and Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM) Office Municipal Youth Rescue Olympics February 2020
Department of Transportation (DOTr), Philippine Ports Authority (PPA), and Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Retrofitting works of the Eva Macapagal Super Terminal into a COVID-19 treatment April 2020
Asus Provision of laptops for SIKAT scholars November 2020
Department of Education (DepEd) and Delsan Office Systems Corporation Provision of high-quality printers and toners for schools 2019 - 2024
Forest Foundation Philippines, DENR, BFAR, DOT, Manito LGU, Bantay Kalikasan, and United Architects of the Philippines Manito Ecotourism & Conservation Project 2020 - 2024
DTI, Cooperative Development Authority (CDA), DENR, SUBIDA, Community Crafts Association of the Philippines SNGP Handicraft Scaling Up Project 2020 - 2024
Coffee for Peace, DA, DTI, CDA, Academe MAGP Sukkudanan Coffee Project July 2020
Cornell Lab of Ornithology and Philippine Eagle Foundation Protection and eventual release of Philippine Eagle named Makilala-Hiraya; film showing of Birds of Prey June 2020
UPLB Institute of Biological Sciences, UPLB Museum of Natural History, Philippine Eagle Foundation, and the ASEAN Centre for Biodiversity Webinar series on biodiversity conservation in celebration of World Environment Day January 2020
UP Institute of Biology Publication of the book, Wildlife Treasures March 2020
DENR Region-V, Provincial Government of Albay, the Albay Veterinary Office, and Albay Park and Wildlife Release of eight rescued Brahminy Kites (Haliastur indus) and tree planting in celebration of World Wildlife Day March 2020
Botanic Gardens Conservation International Global Tree Assessment (GTA) Program 2019 - Present
DENR Region-IX and the Provincial Government of Zamboanga Sibugay Protection and conservation of the critically-endangered Calades Narig (Vatica elliptica) December 2020
Bicol University; Silliman University; Priest of Notre Dame de Vie Philippines; Victoria Valley Association, Inc.; La Vista Homeowners’ Association, City of Ormoc; Marbel Forest Garden BINHI Ex-situ conservation September 2020 - Present
Ecosystems Research and Development Bureau, DENR Region-IX, and the Provincial LGU of Zamboanga Sibugay BINHI In-situ conservation August 2020; December 2020 - Present
Geographic Innovations for Development Solutions (GrIDS), Inc. Technical assistance in updating the land cover data of the four EDC-managed geothermal reservations using Remote Sensing (RS) and Geographic Information System (GIS)
Mount Apo Foundation, Inc. (MAFI) and MyGolana Scholarship assistance and online monitoring support for scholars
KEITECH Educational Foundation, Inc. (KEITECH) and PASAR Foundation, Inc Technical and vocational training
Mitsubishi-Hitachi Power Systems Work apprenticeship program (WAP) for scholars
Provincial Government of Batangas - Environment and Natural Resources Office (ENRO e-Planting activity and protection of center
Kalayaan, Masiway, Sampaloc, Lower Tuli, and Pantabangan West Elementary Schools Education incentives
Metrotent Convention Center, Mayor Luis “Chavit” Singson, and The Medical City Accommodation project for frontliners
Project Inclusion Network Hiring of employees considered as persons with disabilities (PWD) April 2020
Network’s Events Engagement Theme Period
Earth Day Network Support for care of the earth April 22, 2020
Atty. Antonio Oposa, Normandy Peace Center Good Stories Movement (Protection of Nature) August 18, 2020