Climate Matters: Launch of the New Regional Climate Change Vulnerability Map for Southeast Asia

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6 Mar 2009 - 8:00am
6 Mar 2009 - 11:00am

Organized jointly by Earth Institute Asia, Inc. & International Development Research Centre, the launch has invited  Dr. Herminia Francisco, Director, EEPSEA, IDRC Regional Office for Southeast & East Asia, Singapore to give a talk on Climate Change Vulnerability Mapping for Southeast Asia.

This will be followed by insights from a panel of reactors composed of Dr. May Celine Vicente from the Manila Observatory, Dr. Peter Nilo Tiangco from the National Mapping & Resource Information Authority, Ms. Sheila Marie M. Encabo from the National Economic & Development Authority, and Sec. Heherson T. Alvarez, Presidential Adviser on Global Warming & Climate Change.

Climate Matters: Launch of the New Regional Climate Change Vulnerability Map for Southeast Asia will be held in the East-West Room of the Manila Golf & Country Club along Harvard Road, Forbes Park in Makati City.

This initiative is also in collaboration with:

Asian Institute of Journalism &  Communication, Ateneo de Manila College of Science & Engineering, Center for Philippine Futuristics,  Department of Energy, DENR/Environmental Management Bureau, Development Academy of the Philippines, Earth Council Asia-Pacific, Earth Day Network, GREEN Army Philippine Network Foundation, Management Association of the Philippines (MAP), Manila Observatory (MO), Manila Water, Mindanao Business Council, National Mapping & Resource Information Authority (NAMRIA), National Economic &  Development Authority (NEDA), OIKOS Society, Philippine Army, Philippine Business for the Environment, Philippine Council for Sustainable Development, Philippine Foundation for Science & Technology, Philippine Rural Reconstruction Movement, Philippine Women’s University, Office of the Presidential Adviser on Global Warming & Climate Change, Society of Filipino Foresters, Switch Movement, and WWF Philippines.