Sustainable engineering solutions key to address climate change challenge in Asia

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Edwin Khew, Deputy President of the Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES) and also chairman of the Sustainable Energy Association of Singapore shares his thoughts on various topics such as the fundamental and active role engineers have to play; sustainable engineering solutions or innovative technology in addressing the climate challenge; and Read More …

Sophisticated maps for a climate-resilient Batanes

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Development planners of Batanes are now better equipped to chart the province’s economic development in the face of climate change with the aid of resource maps produced by the Climate Change Commission with support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The maps, which were generated using the General Information System (GIS) technology, contained Read More …

Community action to save Philippines’ largest marine protected area

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CEBU CITY— The health and resilience of the Philippines’ biggest marine protected area, the Tañon Strait, could be well-preserved after local leaders of coastal communities in Cebu and Negros drafted a sustainability plan geared towards fishing practices and protection of marine species. At least 400 municipal and barangay leaders from Read More …