A Forum on Building Resilience: Disaster Management Protocols for the Private Sector, held on 10 July 2015 at the AIM Conference Center in Makati City, was organized by the Philippine Disaster Recovery Foundation. Mr. Irwin Lopez, Arch. Aaron Lecciones and Ms. Darry Shel Estorba of SCPW were there for the event.
Asia-Pacific Conference on Human Ecology of Island Resiliency and Sustainability
, a number of SCPW members attended the event, four of whom were
resource persons (namely Ms. Lyn Capistrano, Dr. Honorato Palis, Architect Aaron
Lecciones and Ms. Amy Lecciones) in one of the sessions which was about
Wetlands and Ecotourism. The Conference was held in Acacia Hotel in Alabang
last 27-29 November 2014.
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The 14th Living Lakes Conference was held in
Nanchang/China on 19 - 23 November 2014. It was attended by Ms. Amy Lecciones,
Ms. Adelina Santos Borja and Mr. Jose Carlo Quintos of SCPW. Ms.
Lecciones was one of the presentors in the workshop on "How business can
support the protection of lakes and other wetlands and their valuable
ecosystem-services". Ms. Borja, meanwhile was the moderator of the
session on "Lakes and sustainable tourism development".
The Workshop cum Writeshop on the Rehabilitation and
Sustainable Use of Peatland Forests in the Philippines
was held on 23-25 June 2014 in Tagaytay City. Ms. Zenaida Ugat, a member of
the National Technical Working Group for Peatland Management, was there to
represent the SCPW.
Integrated Lake Basin Management Expert Group Meeting and Workshop held in
San Pablo City on 3-5 March 2014, Ms. Amy Lecciones of the Society for the
Conservation of Philippine Wetlands presented the "Wetlands Caravan:
Engaging Multi-Sectoral Participation in Lake Conservation". The event was
organized by the Laguna Lake Development Authority and the
International Lake Environment Committee of Japan.