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FFP 4

Conserving the Habitat of Philippine Eagles

July 16, 2015

PTFCF currently supports the indigenous community-based conservation of “environmentally critical areas” (ECAs) in Southern Mindanao Implemented by the Philippine Eagle Foundation (PEF), the project aims to empower two indigenous communities...

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FFP 14

Watershed Conservation in San Teodoro

July 16, 2015

LINAO-CAWAYAN SUB-WATERSHED FOR SUSTAINING POWER SUPPLY:An Inclusive Approach to Watershed Management for Sustainable Development and Community Empowerment in San Teodoro, Oriental Mindoro The Linao-Cawayan sub-watershed in Oriental Mindoro is a...

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TFCA 2

PTFCF’s Board Approves TFCA 2 Results Framework and Operational Strategies

July 15, 2015

The Board of Trustees of PTFCF recently approved the results framework and operational strategies of the Foundation in preparation for the implementation of the 2nd Tropical Forest Conservation Fund Over the next 10 years, PTFCF is expected to...

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Forest Foundation Philippines

PTFCF Approves 8 Major Grants in the First Quarter of 2015

July 15, 2015

At the 1st Quarter Board of Trustees meeting, PTFCF approved eight project proposals following the 2015 Call for Proposals issued by the Foundation in October of last year Projects that received favorable evaluation by PTFCF’s Board members...

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FFP 12

PTFCF Launches Manual for Mangrove Rehabilitation to Support Ecosystems Rehabilitation in Yolanda-hit Areas

July 15, 2015

The Philippine Tropical Forest Conservation Foundation, Inc (PTFCF) launched the “Community-based Mangrove Rehabilitation Training Manual” to provide science-guided protocols for mangrove rehabilitation following the onslaught of Super Typhoon...

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FFP 8

Protecting old-growth forests in Palawan

July 15, 2015

Palawan is hailed as the country’s “last biodiversity frontier” primarily because it still retains more than 50% of its original forest cover and has vast stretches of old-growth forests These forests however, are disappearing fast in the face...

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Using Native trees

Importance of Using Native Trees in Reforestation

June 24, 2015

Most reforestation efforts in the country focus on the use of foreign or exotic trees, selected primarily for their ability to grow faster and germinate easily But this proved to be ineffective as exotic trees have detrimental effect on the...

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FFP 16

We Work with Communities

June 24, 2015

We catalyze local and national action towards improving our forests PTFCF primarily works with civil society organizations, government agencies, local government units, members of the academe and scientific community, the private sector and most...

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Forest Foundation Philippines

PTFCF to administer $31.8 M debt-for-nature deal under the US Tropical Forest Conservation Act

December 7, 2013

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Tropical Forest Conservation Foundation, Inc (PTFCF) will oversee the implementation of the second debt-for-nature deal, which will divert $318 Million (or approximately Php 134 B) to tropical forest...

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