Building Climate Resiliency Through Urban Plans and Designs (BCRUPD) is a three-year German-government-funded project being implemented by UN-Habitat and the Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board (HLURB) with other governmental agencies in five cities. Read more
Since 2008, the International Climate Initiative (IKI) of the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB) has been financing climate and biodiversity projects in developing and newly industrialising countries, as well as in countries in transition. Read more
Taking to the streets of Iloilo City catalyzes dialogue and peer assessment among local and national urban actors
National trainers roleplay as LGU planners as part of 4-day coaches' training on climate resilient urban plans and design
Technical personnel from the Climate Change Commission undertake training to develop expertise in risk assessment and its applications in the local planning context.
Learning exchange for Philippine representatives and BCRUPD project partners in Brisbane, Australia.
Five cities come together with UN-Habitat and national government agencies to work through actionable local climate action plans
“The objective of this workshop is to train the five cities on the LCCAP, most importantly in connection to their larger development planning framework..."—Lara Togonon-De Castro, UN-Habitat Urban Planner [...]
Despite the suspension of work and classes on October 17 due to a public transport strike affecting all of Metro Manila, about 40 representatives from five Philippine national government agencies showed up [...]
The “Building Climate Resiliency through Urban Plans and Designs” project aims to support the Philippine government in building capacities on innovative climate-responsive planning and designs. As part of this support [...]
The convergence of climate change and rapid urbanization is a key development challenge Philippine cities face today. Considering this urgent development issue and the vulnerabilities of towns and cities, the [...]
Responding to the compelling challenges of rapid urbanization and climate change, the project “Building Climate Resiliency through Urban Plans and Designs” was launched on 17 May 2017 led by the Housing and [...]