Palawan science teachers join the Heroes for the Environment knowledge sharing event

PALAWAN, PHILIPPINES–Twenty science teachers from different high schools in Taytay and Balabac, Palawan joined CTI-Southeast Asia’s Bayani ng Kalikasan (Heroes for the Environment) Knowledge Sharing Workshop on Coastal Resource Management and Climate Change Adaptation from 28 to 30 October 2016 in Puerto Princesa City. The workshop aimed to encourage teachers to advance their school’s environmental projects. This … More Palawan science teachers join the Heroes for the Environment knowledge sharing event

Announcement: Thank you to everyone who braved the #coraltriangletales Reading Challenge!

We are sending out our warmest thank you to everyone who pored over the storybook and fought really hard to clinching the grand prize. The competition was stiff  and it was really a matter of luck and consistency. Either way, win or lose, we want you to give yourself a pat in the back because not … More Announcement: Thank you to everyone who braved the #coraltriangletales Reading Challenge!

Announcement: Winners of the #CoralTriangleTales Reading Challenge

Coral Triangle Initiative – Southeast Asia (CTI-SEA) is happy to announce the five lucky winners who have gone all out to clinch the grand prizes! Grand prize winners: Glenn Bon Cavan and Seiji Catingcoy Runner-up winners: Jovy Delos Reyes, Dominic Galit, and Gerald Hatad The #coraltriangletales Reading Challenge ran from October 10 up to October 24 … More Announcement: Winners of the #CoralTriangleTales Reading Challenge

#coraltriangletales Reading Challenge Contest Information

We’re bringing you another rewarding challenge, sea lovers!  Be inspired and engaged to protect our dear Coral Triangle by  reading stories penned by young girls from all over Palawan. You’ll get to meet new land and sea creatures found in the vast Amazon of the Seas, and you’ll have an idea what troubles our dear friends … More #coraltriangletales Reading Challenge Contest Information

New storybook shows why Coral Triangle matters to youth

  I believe every young person has a powerful story to tell. But when those young voices live on the margins of society in remote coastal communities in the Philippines, we rarely get to hear them. Thankfully, ADB and the Global Environment Fund (GEF) have decided to do something about it. Today we have launched … More New storybook shows why Coral Triangle matters to youth

Know the Characters of the Tales from the Coral Triangle

The characters of Tales from the Coral Triangle are young, brave, and united in their love for nature. Get to know the featured animals and the protagonists and follow their adventures. Download the Tales from the Coral Triangle story book at: http://bit.ly/TalesPH.   Tuking, the Mischievous Whale Shark Tuking is a playful whale shark living in the kingdom of Tubbattaha. … More Know the Characters of the Tales from the Coral Triangle

Tales from the Coral Triangle Book Review by Jeena Rani Marquez

  A girl of seventeen introduces herself as “an ordinary Molbog native from the island of Balabac.” Yet there is nothing ordinary in her experience, which she earnestly  tells in an account of her life in Palawan. This girl Elnah speaks of her father Abi’s occupation as a hook-­and-­line fisherman who, one day, discovers the … More Tales from the Coral Triangle Book Review by Jeena Rani Marquez

Shout out to the south: Learnings from young environmental heroes of Zamboanga, Philippines

I learned that for young people, making a difference and having fun go hand-in-hand. This means that there is no concrete separation between work and play. Work can be a form of play, and play can be taken seriously as well. Teens are curious, creative, and desire to create an impact as young as they are. … More Shout out to the south: Learnings from young environmental heroes of Zamboanga, Philippines