On-Going Transdisciplinary and Cross-Program Projects

Mapping of Vulnerabilities Affecting Resiliency of Local Health Systems (Zuellig Family Foundation, 20 April to 19 August 2015)

Disaster Mitigation System by Using Space and Geo-Spatial Information Technology (Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)-Mitsubishi Research Institute (MRI), December 2014 – May 2015)

USAID/Philippines Water Security for Resilient Economic Growth and Stability (Be Secure) – AECOM Project (USAID BE SECURE – AECOM, August 2014 – July 2016)

Formulation of a Framework for a Sustainable Physical Development for the Philippines (Development Academy of the Philippines – Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DAP-DENR), March – September 2014)

RS-GIS Based Integration Analysis on Risks to Climate Change and Disasters: Iloilo City, Davao City and Davao Oriental (The Oscar M. Lopez Center for Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Management Foundation, Inc. (OML), June 2013 to May 2015)

GIS-Based Climate Change Vulnerability and Adaptation (V & A) and Risk Assessments for Metro Cebu (Philippine Center for Population Development (PCPD), 11 January 2013 to June 2016)

Building Adaptive Capacity for Managing Climate Change in Coastal Megacities (International Research Initiative for Cities at Risk Project – Coastal Cities at Risk (IRIACC-CCAR), April 2011 to present)

Ridge – River – Reef Rural-Urban Land Use Evaluation System for Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Management or R3 RULES for CCA-DRM (Planet Action, Ateneo de Naga (ADNU), Ateneo de Davao (ADDU), Ateneo de Zamboanga (ADZU), Xavier University (XU), 28 July 2010 to the present)


Recently Finished Transdisciplinary and Cross-Program Projects

Emergency Observation and Mapping (e,g. TC Bopha/ Pablo, 4 December 2012, SWM Enhanced TC Trami/ Maring, 19 August 2013, TC Haiyan/ Yolanda, 8 November 2013) (Sentinel Asia and the International Disaster Charter (IDC))

Baseline Research of the 10-year National Space Science and Technology Applications (SSTA) Masterplan (DOST-PCIEERD, July 2013 to June 2014)

Analyzing the Vulnerability of the Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras Towards Resilience and Better Adaptive Capacity to the Potential Impacts of Climate Change (UNESCO, April 2013 to March 2014)

Understanding Palawan as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve (UNESCO National Commission’s Science and Technology Committee for the Philippines, January – June 2014)

Harmonizing FORIN for Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Management to Develop Multi-sectoral Narratives for Metro Manila (FORIN, July 2012-January 2013)