The Society for the Conservation of Philippine Wetlands, Inc.
(SCPW), in cooperation with the Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau
the Department of Environment and Natural Resources, the Ramsar
Convention Bureau, the Ramsar Regional Center – East Asia (RRC-EA),
and the East Asian-Australasian Flyway Partnership (EAAFP),
conducted an “Asian Regional Workshop on the Management of
Wetlands and East Asian - Australasian Flyway Sites” on 24-27 September 2013 at the Asian
Institute of Management Conference Center in Makati City.
The Workshop aimed to enhance the management capacities of wetland
site managers through sharing and documentation of lessons learned
and best practices in the conservation of wetlands of international
importance, and of migratory waterbirds and their habitats. The
4-day event includes paper presentations, field exposure visits and
workshops that are designed to explore and share learning
experiences and whenever possible, provide models from all over the
Region that will help wetland managers in doing their work well.