Zamboanga youth learn new skills to protect Coral Triangle in CTI-SEA’s Youth Summit

Zamboanga youth are passionate stewards of the Coral Triangle too! Students from Dumanquillas Bay implemented environmental projects and are determined to take it notches higher. Fifty-eight students from six national high schools in Zamboanga Del Sur and Zamboanga Sibugay – together with their teacher-mentors – finished a technical skills training session during the Youth Summit … More Zamboanga youth learn new skills to protect Coral Triangle in CTI-SEA’s Youth Summit

School-led mangrove reforestation project in Palawan inspires young leaders at the 5th Asian Youth Forum

Youth from all over Asia gathered in Yokohama to propose new strategies to fuel prosperity in the region. The Coral Triangle Initiative Southeast Asia (CTI-SEA) project funded the participation of seven delegates to the 5th Asian Youth Forum (AYF) and the 50th Annual Meeting of the Asian Development Bank at the Pacifico Yokohama from 2-7 … More School-led mangrove reforestation project in Palawan inspires young leaders at the 5th Asian Youth Forum

Locals grow north Palawan’s first coral and giant clam gardens

Locals open the first interactive coral and giant clam gardens in Taytay Bay as they aim to be the next top ecotourism site in Palawan in 2018. PALAWAN, Philippines—Taytay officially launches coral and giant clam gardens in Taytay Bay. This activity encourages people to think about new business opportunities as they protect reefs. Representatives from … More Locals grow north Palawan’s first coral and giant clam gardens

CTI-SEA fisheries expert shares strategies to protect Coral Triangle in UPLB symposium

Dr. Annadel Cabanban, Ecosystems Approach to Fisheries Management (EAFM) Specialist of the Coral Triangle Initiative-Southeast Asia project, identified strategies on how college students can protect the Coral Triangle during her sharing in a symposium organized by the University of the Philippines Los Baños (UPLB) Zoological Society on 20 March 2017. More than a hundred undergraduate students from … More CTI-SEA fisheries expert shares strategies to protect Coral Triangle in UPLB symposium

40 student leaders design local climate solutions for Palawan in CTI-SEA youth camp

Student leaders from Taytay drafted environmental projects that will contribute to a climate-resilient future for their municipality. Jude Mark Mayang, a grade 10 student leader from Bato National High School in Taytay, Palawan has been experiencing the impacts of climate change in their village and yearned to do something about it. “It’s a serious threat … More 40 student leaders design local climate solutions for Palawan in CTI-SEA youth camp

Announcement: Winners of the Climate Whiz Quiz Contest

After several rounds of fierce competition, we have now picked, through a manual raffle, the six lucky winners who have clinched their way to the top! These lucky six have tirelessly answered the #ClimateWhiz challenges and have exemplified what it really means to be a #ClimateWhiz. This earns them our awesome Coral Triangle goodies! Grand prize winners: … More Announcement: Winners of the Climate Whiz Quiz Contest

4 must-travel spots and activities to relish at the tip of Borneo

If you’re a travel junkie or just someone looking for the next island getaway, you cannot miss out going on a trip in the Kudat district of Sabah. Why? Besides indigenous culture and breathtaking views, Kudat offers the peace and quiet you rarely find in crowded islands. Kudat is a town located at the northern … More 4 must-travel spots and activities to relish at the tip of Borneo

Paradise on the rise in Kudat District, Sabah, Malaysia

CTI-SEA’s community-based ecotourism (CBET) project at the tip of Borneo will give tourists a taste of the “authentic Kudat experience” by showcasing nature and local heritage. Nenek Pika is an 80-year old beadwork expert from the village of Loro Kecil in Kudat, Sabah. She is one of the oldest residents and is highly respected for … More Paradise on the rise in Kudat District, Sabah, Malaysia

Palawan public school teachers level up storytelling skills in CTI-SEA workshop

Knowledge is power. But knowing how to share inspiring stories is even more powerful. PALAWAN, PHILIPPINES – Twenty teachers from eight national high schools in Palawan leveled up their storytelling skills in a three-day knowledge sharing workshop organized by the Coral Triangle Initiative –Southeast Asia (CTI-SEA). It was held at Dolce Vita Hotel, Puerto Princesa City … More Palawan public school teachers level up storytelling skills in CTI-SEA workshop