Pictures of Sam from Reef-World leading training for DENR coordinators.

November 2017- Philippines – DENR Green Fins Coordinator Training

Over the course of 2017, Reef-World has been working hard with DENR to form a national structure for Green Fins Philippines assessors under the new Department of Environment and Natural Resources’ (DENR) Coastal and Marine Ecosystems Management Program (CMEMP), or as it is known locally ‘Agos ng buhay’. This work has been supported by the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation.

Picture of Reef-World at a meeting about Technical Bulletin 2017-13.

September 2017 – Green Fins Philippines – Technical Bulletin on Guidelines on the Implementation of Environmental Standards for Diving and Snorkelling issued

The Technical Bulletin No. 2017-13 provides the legal instrument and structure for Regional and Provincial governments across the country to start implementing the international Green Fins environmental standards.