6 months PH to turn over COP presidency to India on Feb. 17 PH to turn over COP presidency to India on Feb. 17
By Ellalyn de Vera-Ruiz The Philippines is about to end its three-year presidency of the 12th Conference of Parties (COP 12) to the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS) on an upbeat note. “As the Philippines ends its term, we take pride that we have successfully strengthened both international and regional cooperation for greater protection of wildlife migratory species and their habitats,” Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) Secretary Roy Cimatu said. DENR Secretary Roy Cimatu (DENR / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) The country will be turning over the COP presidency to India at ... more