As a result of the series of consultations with UP experts and scientists who have done research, or are currently involved in the Manila Bay Rehabilitation project, the UP Padayon Public Service Office of the Office of the Vice President for Public Affairs, in cooperation with the UP Diliman Institute of Environmental Science and Meteorology, will host a forum entitled #ThatsMyBay: A Forum on UP Initiatives in Keeping Manila Bay Alive. This will be held on September 23, 2019 from 8:00AM- 12:00NN at the Institute of Environmental Science and Meteorology Auditorium, UP Diliman.
Prof. Rex Victor O. Cruz of UP Los Baños, Prof. Benjamin M. Vallejo, Jr., Prof. Rene N. Rollon, Prof. Laura T. David, and Prof. Giovanni A. Tapang of UP Diliman, Prof. Melody Anne B. Ocampo of UP Manila, and Prof. Mahar A. Lagmay of UP Resilience Institute will share their research on Manila Bay’s current state and on how everyone could contribute in its rehabilitation, sustainability, and resilience together with a response from the DENR Manila Bay Coordinating Office Deputy Executive Director Jacob M. Meimban, Jr.
This forum is open to the UP community, faculty, students, staff, media, and the general public.
For further inquiries, you may contact Patricia Liganor through email at [email protected], via phone at (02) 9818500 loc 4257 or 9818630.