Mindanao state universities and colleges to offer DRMM and climate change courses
May 30, 2014
DAVAO CITY, Philippines – Mindanao’s state universities and colleges are stepping up efforts in making the island-region and its people more adaptable to climate change by integrating disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM) as well as climate change adaptation and mitigation (CCAM) in their curriculum.
Aquino cites EAGA connectivity as vital to ASEAN integration
May 18, 2014
President Benigno Aquino III underscored the establishment of new transport linkages within the BIMP-EAGA as key contributions to the physical and social connectivity goals of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) in 2015.
Multi-sector group supports national greening effort
May 14, 2014
DAVAO CITY, Philippines – Over 2,000 seedlings of hardwood trees will soon become forest foliage in this city’s upland area, as a multi-sector group conducted a tree planting activity last month in support to the National Greening Program (NGP).
Be a 'force for good' in Mindanao, Antonino tells Ateneo grads
May 09, 2014
Davao City--With Mindanao development as a platform, graduates of higher education programs from a leading university here were told to use their learning to broaden individual perspectives and remain deeply committed to being a force for good.
PNoy to attend EAGA leaders’ summit in Myanmar
May 09, 2014
DAVAO CITY, Philippines - President Benigno Aquino III will lead the Philippine delegation to the 10th Leaders’ Summit of the Brunei Indonesia Malaysia the Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) on Sunday (May 11) at the Myanmar International Convention Center in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar.