CCC and UP NOAH Center introduces the Geospatial National Analytics Platform (GANaP) for Climate Vulnerability and Disaster Risk Assessment

By Joy Santiago The Climate Change Commission celebrated the Climate Change Consciousness Week last November 20-24 and highlighted the efforts in putting forward solutions for tackling the challenges of climate change shared by the key stakeholders of the country including, but not limited to, the government, the private sector, and the academe. The activities sought to promote and gather support in taking actions to build resilience in pursuit of sustainable development goals.[…]

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UP RI, NOAH Center in KULÊ’s November 21 Issue

In its issue published and distributed on November 21, KULÊ or the Philippine Collegian — the official student publication of the University of the Philippines Diliman — wrote an article about the scope and limitations probing the state support for research and development (R&D). In this section subtitled “Dodging disasters,” KULÊ expounded on the adoption of NOAH by the UP Resilience Institute, citing that “[NOAH and RI] strive to bolster at-risk communities via[…]

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UP NOAH at the 9th National Climate Change Consciousness Week

In celebration of the 9th National Climate Change Consciousness Week which takes place from 20 to 24 November 2017, the Climate Change Commission (CCC) held numerous events at the Sofitel Manila in Pasay City. UP NOAH was present yesterday at the forum on Local Climate Change Action Planning: Approaches and Good Practices held in the Sunset Pavillon, Sofitel Manila. The event was graced by Senator Loren B. Legarda, CCC Secretary Emmanuel[…]

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UP Resilience Institute at the Malaysia Regional Science Policy Dialogue on Science, Technology and Innovation for Bridging DRR and CCA

Putrajaya, Malaysia — The UP Resilience Institute’s Executive Director, Dr. Mahar Lagmay, spoke at the Regional Science Policy Dialogue on Science, Technology and Innovation for Bridging Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation at the Everly Putrajaya, Malaysia last November 16. The main focus of the meeting was the needs of  the region for innovative science products and services that could advance climate change adaptation through disaster risk reduction. The topic[…]

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