𝐃𝐄𝐍𝐑 𝐔𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐞𝐜𝐫𝐞𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐅𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐧𝐜𝐞, 𝐈𝐧𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐒𝐲𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐦𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐂𝐥𝐢𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐂𝐡𝐚𝐧𝐠𝐞 𝐀𝐭𝐭𝐲. 𝐀𝐧𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐳𝐚 𝐑𝐞𝐛𝐮𝐞𝐥𝐭𝐚-𝐓𝐞𝐡 𝐯𝐢𝐬𝐢𝐭𝐬 𝐒𝐢𝐚𝐫𝐠𝐚𝐨 𝐈𝐬𝐥𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐬 𝐢𝐧 𝐚𝐧 𝐞𝐟𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐭𝐫𝐞𝐧𝐠𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐧 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐝𝐞𝐩𝐚𝐫𝐭𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭'𝐬 𝐫𝐞𝐡𝐚𝐛𝐢𝐥𝐢𝐭𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐚𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐓𝐲𝐩𝐡𝐨𝐨𝐧 𝐎𝐝𝐞𝐭𝐭𝐞 𝐝𝐚𝐦𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐝 𝐚𝐫𝐞𝐚𝐬 𝐨𝐧 𝐌𝐚𝐫𝐜𝐡 𝟏𝟓-𝟏𝟕, 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟐.
PAMO SIPLAS personnel welcomes USec Teh, DENR Climate Change Service and Gender and Development Office Director Elenida Del Rosario-Basug, personnel from the Central Office, Regional Office, and PENRO Surigao del Norte.
The first day of the team’s visit started with a short briefing spearheaded by Protected Area Superintendent Celsa Espadero followed by a site visit at the Protected Area Management Office of SIPLAS in Dapa and the proposed relocation site in Brgy. Del Carmen (Pob.), Municipality of Del Carmen, Surigao del Norte.
The team also visited some mangrove areas within the island, particularly, the Del Carmen Mangrove Eco-Park and the mangrove beach forest in Brgy. Talisay, Municipality of San Benito to assess the impacts of Typhoon Odette in communities with close proximity to mangrove areas.