The Palawan Council for Sustainable Development (PCSD) is a multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary body, which under the law is charged with the governance, implementationand policy direction of the SEP Law (RA 7611 of 1992) covering the Province of Palawan. SEP Law provided for the adoption of a comprehensive framework for the sustainable development of Palawan, compatible with protecting and enhancing the natural resources and endangered environment of the province. The Council was created to be responsible for the governance and implementation of the SEP. To support the Council, RA 7611 converted the Palawan Integrated Area Development Project Office (PIADPO) to the Palawan Council for Sustainable Development Staff (PCSDS), which will serve as a regular staff of the PCSD in the coordination of policies and functions, implementation of programs, and organization of services for the governance, implementation, and formulation of policy directions for the Strategic Environmental Plan for Palawan.
Provincial Government of Palawan (PGP)
rule, pursuant to the Philippine Commission Act No. 1363 in 1905. The province is along and narrow island and composed of smaller islands totaling roughly 1,780 islands and islets. The province obtains its mandates under Republic Act No. 7160 or the Local Government Code of 1991. Representing the Provincial Government of Palawan as partner in the…
City Government of Puerto Princesa
Department of Agrarian Reform – Provincial Agrarian Reform Office, Palawan
Department of Agriculture – Palawan Research Experiment Station
Department of Agriculture – Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, Palawan
Department of Environment and Natural Resources (PENRO), Palawan
Department of Science and Technology – Provincial Science and Technology Center, Palawan
Tubbataha Management Office
Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park Management
Philippine Statistics Authority
National Commission on Indigenous Peoples
Puerto Princesa City Water District
Holy Trinity University
Palawan State University
Western Philippines University
Palawan Polytechnic College, Incorporated
Department of Education – Schools Division of Puerto Princesa City
Fullbright College Inc.
Katala Foundation Incorporated
Palawan NGO Network Incorporated
Centre for Sustainability Philippines Inc.
World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF)
Philippines Biodiversity Conservation Foundation Inc.
Environment and Climate Change Research Institute (ECCRI)
Environmental Legal Assistance Center, Inc.
Community Centered Conservation (C3) Philippines, Inc.
and around Banwa island. In partnership with the exclusive Banwa Private Island, Aquos
Foundation has set an ambitious long-term project to nurture the acres of natural surroundings, unique marine life, flora and fauna for years to come. It supports research, education and special projects such as reef regeneration initiatives…