The DENR Climate Change Service leads the implementation of the DENR Operational Plan on Climate Change.

Areas of Concern

  1. Mainstreaming Climate Change Concerns
  2. DENR as chair to the Cabinet Cluster on CCAM-DRR
  3. Climate Change Information/Knowledge Products/Database Building
  4. Communication Program/ Information, Education, and Communication (IEC)
  5. International Negotiations
  6. Clean Development Mechanism
  7. Linkage/ Network Building

Goal

BY 2022, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) would have implemented its policies, plans, programs, activities and projects responsive to achieving the objectives under the water sufficiency and ecological and environmental stability aspects in the National Climate Change Action Plan (NCCAP), Philippine Development Plan (PDP) for 2017-2022, and Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Objectives  

  1. Harmonize/complement DENR’s various policies, programs, projects, and activities towards achieving outcomes of water resources sustainably managed and equitable access ensured; resilience and stability of natural systems enhanced; and adaptive capacities of communities increased.           

  2. Mainstream CCAM-DRR concerns in DENR’s various plans, programs and activities to ensure ecological integrity and improve socio-economic conditions of resource-based communities.            

  3. Undertake coordinating mechanisms among various bureaus and offices of the DENR, and member- agencies of the Cabinet Cluster on CCAM-DRR to ensure conduct of effective and efficient implementation of programs, activities and projects with partner agencies and stakeholders.             

  4. Operationalize the DENR’s Climate Information and Knowledge Management Framework and System.