Project NOAH partners with LMP and LCCAD in 2017 National Roll-out of Local Climate Change Action Plan (LCCAP)

The League of Municipalities of the Philippines (LMP) and the Local Climate Change Adaptation for Development (LCCAD) group are currently spearheading Training-Workshops on the Formulation of the LCCAP in the Philippines and Federalism. With support from Climate Change Commission (CCC), the Second District of Albay headed by Rep. Joey Sarte Salceda, University of the Philippines,…

Take S&T to disaster-risk mitigation agenda, UN expert says (Business Mirror)

Details Category: Science 01 Mar 2014  Written by Alladin S. Diega / Correspondent THE United Nations (UN) has called on the popularization of science and technology (S&T), particularly in dealing with the climate change and disaster preparedness. “Let us take S&T back to disaster-risk mitigation efforts,” said Margareta Wahlstrom, UN special representative of the secretary-general for disaster-risk reduction, in…

A Manifestation of Climate Change? A Look at Typhoon Yolanda in Relation to the Historical Tropical Cyclone Archive

By Carlos Primo David, Bernard Alan Racoma, Jonathan Gonzales and Mark Vincent Clutario Environment Monitoring Laboratory, National Institute of Geological Sciences University of the Philippines Diliman Published in U.P. Diliman Journals Online SCIENCE DILIMAN Vol 25, No 2 (JULY-DECEMBER 2013) Abstract The IBTRACS world database of tropical cyclone (TC) tracks was analysed to determine potential historical…