The National Academy of Science and Technology, Philippines (NAST PHL), in partnership with The Outstanding Women in Nation’s Service (TOWNS) Foundation, Inc., will conduct the second installment of the webinar series on Climate Change entitled “Resilient Ecosystems for Sustainable Development in a Changing Climate” on September 17, 2021 via Zoom and Facebook Live.
For this webinar, the discussions will revolve around GROWING OUR FORESTS: Enhancing Resilience of Forest Ecosystems for Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation, SAVING WATER: Sustainable Water Resources Development Under Changing Climate, and Climate-Resilient and BLUE & YOU: Sustainable Development Pathways for the Blue Environment. The distinguished speakers for this webinar are Acd. Rex Victor O. Cruz, Acd. Guillermo Q. Tabios III, Acd. Marie Antonette Juinio-Meñez, Dr. Angela Nina Ann R. Ingle, and Dr. Gay Jane P. Perez. Dr. Laura T. David and Ms. Chiara Zambrano will serve as the rapporteur and moderator of the event, respectively.
The first webinar entitled “Addressing the Challenges of Climate Change on Food and Nutrition Security, and Health” was held on May 21, 2021 via Zoom and Facebook Live. The third and fourth webinars will be held in October and November 2021, respectively.
Participants who will be able to attend a minimum of three out of the four webinars on climate change will receive a certificate as “climate warrior”. (Larrisse O. Lipit – NAST PHL)
For more information, please visit the NAST PHL website at www.nast.ph and social media accounts @nastphl for Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and TOWNS Foundation Inc. social media accounts through: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/townsfoundationinc/, Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/townsfoundation_ph/, and Twitter: https://twitter.com/townsfoundation.
NAST Philippines is an attached agency to the Department of Science and Technology mandated by law to advise the President and the Cabinet on matters related to S&T.