This website contains current environmental and natural resources agreements ratified by the Republic of the Philippines and those entered into by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources.
In support of the “Good Governance and Open, Transparent Government” ethos of the current administration, this website provides a short description of each agreement, the focal office and focal points at the senior and technical levels and their contact information, the status of the Philippine commitments, latest updates, supporting activities and policies related to the agreement.
These agreements are classified into four categories:
1. United Nations conventions ratified by the Government of the Republic of the Philippines such as the United Nations Framework Conventions on Climate Change and commitments to international organizations such as the International Tropical Timber Organization;
2. Asia Pacific agreements, declarations and statements on ENR such as those in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), Coral Triangle Initiative and other ENR related groups in the Asia-Pacific region
3. Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and subregional cooperational initiatives such as the Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA); and
4. Bilateral or those between the Philippines and individual countries.