Eight members of the PCCI Environment  Committee participated in the training on ACFN Capacity Building Training on Carbon Footprint and Labelling Schemes for Philippines held last 14-15 August 2014, Sequoia Hotel, Quezon City.

The training was organized by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources Environmental Management Bureau (DENR) with the support of the ESCAP East and North East Asia (ESCAP ENEA) Office and Korea Environmental Industry and Technology (KEITI).


The training aimed to   build capacities of policy-makers and technical experts on carbon footprint scheme and facilitating the transfer of knowledge and best practices from the Asia Carbon Footprint Network (ACFN). This is in line with the plans of EMB to introduce a carbon footprint scheme in the Philippines as mandated by the Clean Air Act.


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