PEMSEAPartnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (Quezon City, Philippines)
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Similar to the proposal forwarded by JICA, PEMSEA also recommends the adoption of climate change adaptation (CCA) and disaster risk reduction (DRR) strategies for coastal communities, particularly in their use of the areas, which are identified to be at risk.
To ensure widespread and official adoption by agencies of a climate-sensitive land use plan, PEMSEA suggests that policies be passed by government, ensuring proper implementation and regulation of identified areas in Metro Manila.
Produced as part of the ICM planning, this local application of GEF processes is being applied to local jurisdictions in many East Asian nations through PEMSEA assistance to resolve land-sea disputes among different interest groups.
The PEMSEA project included ICM demonstrations near one of the world's most congested waterways, the Straits of Malacca.