Millions of Filipinos to benefit from Green Climate Fund

February 17, 2017, 12:00 am

Millions of Filipinos to benefit from Green Climate Fund

Sen. Loren Legarda (center) and Environment Secretary Gina Lopez hosted a dinner reception for Ambassador Howard Bamsey (2nd from left), Green Climate Fund (GCF) Executive Director; GCF Specialist Demetrio Innocenti (leftmost) and Javier Manzanares (rightmost), GCF Chief Financial Officer, at the National Museum of Anthropology on Feb. 15, 2017. Legarda, Chair of the Senate Committees on Finance and Climate Change, said the GCF will help the country overcome the threats of climate change and poverty by building sustainable and resilient environment through its financial aid and technical assistance. She urged concerned government agencies to work together in coming up with project proposals to access the GCF. (PNA photo courtesy of the Office of Senator Loren Legarda)
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