State of Nature Assessment

An annual gathering of Green Convergence members and allies to which the public is invited:
  • Presents the current condition of the environment as analyzed by civil society and;
  • Aims to influence policies and programs of government and other sectors towards a common vision of sustainable development.
State of the Nature Assessment 2016-theme:”PHILIPPINE CONTRIBUTIONS TO CLIMATE CHANGE:carbon sources and sinks
su
AUGUST 9, 2016, SILLIMAN UNIVERSITY DUMAGUETE CITY

OBJECTIVES:

  • To discuss the state of carbon sinks and sources of climate change and gather   recommendations to address related issues;
  • To listen to the reactions of newly-appointed officials and facilitate a productive dialogue among the various stakeholders; and
  • To continue developing a critical mass of citizens across the country working to decrease carbon sources and increase carbon sinks, and influence decision
    makers toward policies that promote socio-economic development balanced by environmental protection.
You may click the link below for the presentations:

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0BwYPn_CtT3XtRkItdVpWUW4xNkE

Previous years’ SONAs:
Report on the Green Sona 2011- Theme:”Climate Change; Has Pnoy taken charge?”
Green S.O.N.A. 2012- Theme:”Voices from the Grassroots”
State of Nature Assessment 2013- Theme:”Water as a Human Right”
State of Nature Assessment 2014- Theme:”Biodiversity in the Face of Development”
State of Nature Assessment 2015- Theme:”Focus on Forests and Philippine Ecosystems
You may click the link below to view the photos:

https://www.facebook.com/pg/greenconvergencephilippines/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1592602197709470