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Rehabilitatiion and Preservation of Buhay Forest

Description: Buhay Forest is located at Brgy San Agustin, summit 1 & 2 & at Brgy Ramirez, summit 3. With the aim to revitalize Philippine ecosystem, municipal officials & employees, brgy constituents &other participants planted trees twic , Implementation : On 2014, Buhay Forest was declared as Protected Area and an estimated 6,000 seedlings were planted. In 2015, concreting of Buhay Forest stairs was constructed. The Local Government continuous to allocate funds for rehabilitat, Project Result : At present, an estimated 15,000 seedlings of different trees and kinds was planted in Buhay Forest aside from natural grown species in the same area. In the last five years, the composition of 5,000 total volunteers participa

Outcome Areas : Environment-Protective, Climate Change Adaptive and Disaster Resilient LGUs
Sub-category : Environmental Protection

Integrated Solid Waste Management Program

Description: The hallmarks of the SWMP are: (a) continuous public awareness campaigns; (b) enforcement of a “no segregation, no collection” policy; and (c) the operationalization of MRFs in each of the nine (9) barangays and a municipal M , Implementation : Now in its eleven year of implementation, the Teresa SWMP stipulates the systematic collection, segregation, processing, transfer and storage of solid waste, in a manner that protects public health and minimizes impacts on th, Project Result : The success story that is the Teresa, Rizal SWMP demonstrates how strong political will and leadership by example, supported by the community can create positive changes in the attitudes, values, and practices of its resident

Outcome Areas : Environment-Protective, Climate Change Adaptive and Disaster Resilient LGUs
Sub-category : Environmental Protection

Tacloban City Rescue Unit publicly known as TACRU

Description: Last August 2, 2000, the Tacloban City Rescue Unit publicly known as TACRU, was put into service with the mission of providing immediate medical and emergency care to the constituents of Tacloban City, reduce casualties durin , Implementation : The TACRU’s objectives is based on the acronym R.O.C.K.S. which stands for: R - Responsiveness – to effectively respond to all forms of call-outs with the necessary administrative as well as operational appetencies conforming, Project Result : Covering the operational period of CY 2016, TACRU was able to respond to the following emergencies: 565 Medical Emergencies, 395 Vehicular Accidents, 105 request for Medical Transport, 62 requests for Medical Assistance, 5 Ha

Outcome Areas : Environment-Protective, Climate Change Adaptive and Disaster Resilient LGUs
Sub-category : Disaster Management

THE SEAWALL OF CULASI: A PROTECTIVE MEASURE AND A TOURIST ATTRACTION

Description: The envisioned seventeen kilometre shoreline protection or simply called seawall project is made of reinforced concrete sheet piles constructed along the shores of Culasi. These features were designed to withstand bad weather , Implementation : See attached PDF file, Project Result : This serves as protective measure against storm surge and sea level rise, making the people living along the shoreline feel safer. Culasi Boulevard was developed and has turned into a tourist attraction flocked by both fore

Outcome Areas : Business-Friendly and Competitive LGUsEnvironment-Protective, Climate Change Adaptive and Disaster Resilient LGUs
Sub-category : Livelihood/Income GenerationLocal Economic DevelopmentCulture and TourismDisaster ManagementEnvironmental Protection

SEEDS VARIETAL TRIAL IN OTON: AN ECOSYSTEM ADAPTATION PROGRAM

Description: Oton signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the Southern Iloilo Multi-Purpose Cooperative (SIAMPC) in 2016, for the funding of the rice varietal trial. PhilRice supplied fourteen (14) rice varieties at one (1) kilogram per var , Implementation : See attached PDF file, Project Result : Through the local initiative of the Municipality of Oton, in cooperation with PhilRice and SIAMPC, seeds varietal trial for 2016 became an effective tool to identify high yielding and good quality seeds that farmers can avail

Outcome Areas : Business-Friendly and Competitive LGUsEnvironment-Protective, Climate Change Adaptive and Disaster Resilient LGUs
Sub-category : Livelihood/Income GenerationLocal Economic DevelopmentSustainable Agriculture

PAG ULIKID: Jordan Municipal Eco-Center with Centralized Material Recovery Facility

Description: The Jordan Municipal Eco-Center with Centralized Material Recovery Facility is a project designed to implement the closure and rehabilitation plan of the Municipal Controlled Dumpsite based on its 10-Year Municipal Ecologica , Implementation : (See Attached PDF file), Project Result : - Effective Waste Management - Provided livelihood for Residents - Residual Waste Reduction (See attached PDF file for complete impact)

Outcome Areas : Business-Friendly and Competitive LGUsEnvironment-Protective, Climate Change Adaptive and Disaster Resilient LGUs
Sub-category : Livelihood/Income GenerationEnvironmental Protection