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The Philippines joined the Coalition as part of its efforts to scale up activities to address near-term climate change and air pollution through short-lived climate pollutant (SLCP) mitigation. The main sectors of interest for reducing SLCP emissions are heavy duty vehicles and engines and municipal solid waste. 

 

Emmanuel de Guzman, Philippine Climate Change Secretary

Activities

The Philippines is taking action to reduce short-lived climate pollutants, both through its involvement in the Coalition and through its own initiative. Some of the country's key activities are highlighted here.
Activity | Waste
Philippines | Ongoing
The Coalition's Municipal Solid Waste Initiative has provided support to the city of Cebu (Philippines) to develop robust waste management systems that achieve real and immediate short-lived climate...
Cebu, Philippines
Workstream | SNAP
Ongoing
The major health, climate, crop yield and ecosystem benefits of short-lived climate pollutant mitigation that have been identified in global assessments will only be achieved through widespread and...

Resources

Address

Department of Environment and Natural Resource (DENR), Visayas Avenue, Diliman
Quezon City 116
Philippines
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