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Public Parks, Open and Green Spaces Guidebook

Funder/Partners:
  • Philippine Institute of Environmental Planners (PIEP)
  • Philippine Association of Landscape Architects (PALA)
  • Biodiversity Management Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (BMB-DENR)
  • Forest Foundation Philippines (FFP)
Description/Activities:

The Public Parks, Open, and Green Spaces (PPOGS) Guidebook is proposed to assist local communities, local government units (LGUs), real estate developers, and planners in both the private and public sectors in the planning, design and development of better, appropriately located, and sustainable public open and green spaces that meet the leisure, recreation and sports needs of rapidly urbanizing Philippine towns and cities.


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Here is the PPOGs downloadable file:

Participatory Mapping and Contingency Planning in Giporlos, Eastern Samar

Funder/Partners:

Consuelo Foundation

Description/Activities:
  • Preparation of Participatory 3-Dimensional Maps with barangay participants including barangay officials, women and children.
  • Conduct of contingency planning to identify community-based vulnerabilities and capacities.

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Emergency Assistance and Early Recovery for Poor Municipalities Affected by Typhoon Yolanda, Component C.1: Improved Resilience to Future Disasters

Funder/Partners:

Asian Development Bank, Department of the Interior and Local Government

Description/Activities:

The objective of this project is to support DILG, especially DILG Regional Office 8, and participating LGUs in the implementation of subcomponent C1. The capacity of the selected LGUs were strengthened to incorporate DRRM and CCA in Comprehensive Land Use Plans (CLUPs) and Comprehensive Development Plans (CDPs) using geographic information systems (GIS) and other instruments that have been established by the Government and key partners.


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Livable Cities Design Challenge

Funder/Partners:

Urban Land Institute Philippines (ULI-Ph), Asia Society Foundation, World Wildlife Fund, National Competitiveness Council, APEC 2015 National Organizing Council, Microsoft, USAID INVEST

Description/Activities:

Validation of priority LGU projects for resiliency design


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Project Pagbangon

Funder/Partners:

Philippine Misereor Partnership, (TAO)-Pilipinas

Description/Activities:

Comprehensive assessment of the post-disaster rehabilitation needs of Homonhon and Manicani islands, focusing on shelter and the built environment (support infrastructure / systems)


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Support to LGUs in the Rehabilitation of Public Infrastructure in the Visayas

Funder/Partners:

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

Description/Activities:
  • Evaluation of the initial post-disaster needs assessment and post-disaster recovery and rehabilitation plans prepared by LGUs
  • Technical assistance in the preparation of short- and medium-term rehabilitation and reconstruction plans
  • Provision of technical assistance to Tacloban Business Club and Leyte Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the identification and preparation of plans, programs and projects for economic recovery

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Tacloban Strategic Recovery and Rehabilitation Plan

Funder/Partners:

UN-Habitat, Tacloban City Government

Description/Activities:

Preparation of comprehensive, long-term recovery and rehabilitation plan for Tacloban City


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Technical Assistance for Health Facility Rehabilitation Project

Funder/Partners:

Americares

Description/Activities:

Provision of technical assistance for Americares in the delivery of design and construction supervision in the repairs of two (2) barangay health centers in the Municipality of Medellin, Province of Cebu in Barangays Canhabagat and Daanlungsod


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