BORACAY ISLAND ONE MONTH AFTER CLOSURE

The world famous island of Boracay was closed from the public upon the order of Philippine President Rodrigo Roa Duterte.  From April 26 up to the time this article was written, a multi-sectoral group have joined efforts to clean up the island.  This video provided by RTVM or the Radio TV Malacanang, a government media … Continue reading

WHAT IS BIODIVERSITY? Lecture Series #2

Originally posted on Earthniversity:
Suyac Island Mangroves Project, Philippines. In celebration of the International Day for Biological Diversity on 22 May 2018, we are focusing our discussion on Biodiversity which is an important topic to preserve and conserve our flora and fauna to reach a more sustainable development. Biodiversity is the second in a series…

The Magic of Two: How Two Surfers Cleaned The Ocean Floor.

This is a brief story of how two (2) surfers cleaned the ocean floor of garbage.  Their story will surely inspire us. Earthniversity considers this initiative as one of the World’s Best Practices which other local government units globally can practice in their local levels.  As what we used to say here on Earthniversity,  “Everyone … Continue reading

Balaring Mangrove Park

Balaring Mangrove Park

Located in the city of Silay, Balaring Mangrove Park is a coastal reforestation program of the city government of Silay in cooperation with the Japanese group called “Ikaw-Ako Japan – Negros Partnership for Environment Protection”. The partnership was made possible through Professor Yorihisa Goto of Nihon Fukushi University and Lieutenant Yunichuro Doi an officer of … Continue reading