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Climate Friendly Cities, Trailblazing eJeepneys

iCSC took on the challenge of closing the "green loop" in transportation when it launched the electric jeepney revolution in July 2007. We have since marked a series of milestones: the first domestically manufactured eJeepney (2008), the first official registration papers issued to electric jeepneys (2008), the first public routes dedicated to electric public transport, called the Makati Green Routes (2009), the first electric vehicle charging station (2009) and the first e-vehicle battery-swapping program (2011). iCSC formed the private consortium which received the first commercial eJeepney fleet franchise in 2012.

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Philippine Statement during UN High Level Event on Climate Change

Tuesday, 30 June 2015 Presenter: H.E. Ms. Lourdes O. Yparraguirre Location: Trusteeship Council Chamber, UNHQ, New York PHILIPPINE STATEMENT Delivered by H.E. LOURDES O. YPARRAGUIRRE Permanent Representative of the Philippines to the UN High Level Event on Climate Change Trusteeship Council Chamber, UN Headquarters, New York 30 June 2015   Thank you,

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People’s Survival Fund to be operational by December

A board member of the fund says a call for proposals from LGUs for climate adaptation projects may be released in August MANILA, Philippines – The P1 billion annual fund to help Philippine communities prepare for climate change should be operational before the landmark Paris climate conference in December, said

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Green Climate Fund partners with Deutsche Bank to green fury

German giant’s financing of global coal projects prompts environmentalists to question UN fund’s integrity A UN piggy bank to help poor countries deal with climate change partnered with a leading coal funder on Thursday, sparking an outcry from green groups. At a meeting in its South Korean headquarters, the Green Climate

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Badass Change-makers

by Emily Pritchard Hello! My name is Emily, one of a number of interns who get the privilege and pleasure of working with iCSC this year. I’m an Australian undergrad student studying Environmental Science and Social Science, essentially it’s just a broad look at sustainability. I like dogs, blogs, and

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Tagging is a Big Deal

By Danica Marie Supnet We reignited our local tracking initiatives of monies intended to improve local resilience and adaptability with a resounding, “Let’s get it on!” It’s about high time to start packing up and start another round of meetings and field visits. Our next stop… Davao del Norte. We

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by: Red Constantino She leaves on Tuesday for the US to take up a Fulbright scholarship. She carries with her a sense of wonder, which comes with useful ignorance: a person without the conceit of thinking she has full knowledge of everything she needs to know, who is therefore bright enough to

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