Relevant Websites

Organization
URL/Web Address
Description & Content
Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) www.denr.gov.ph Overview of the programs and projects that help protect, preserve, and enhance the natural resources of the Philippines
Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) www.emb.gov.ph

Focuses on environmental laws for various environmental media, standards, and environmental quality status of the country.

Department of Health (DOH) www.doh.gov.ph Programs and projects to improve health and sanitation.
National Water Resources Board (NWRB) www.nwrb.gov.ph Water resource region and water quantity and availability.
Laguna Lake and Development Authority www.llda.gov.ph Environmental quality of Laguna de Bay and its watershed, including the Environmental User Free System.
Asian Development Bank www.adb.org/water/ Information on water policy, water operations, water actions, and basic water sector information
Partnership in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia www.pemsea.org Marine pollution and initiatives in the 12 East Asian countries.
Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources www.bfar.gov.ph Information on fishery laws and fishery resources, including production volume.
US-Asia Environmental Partnership www.usaep.org Information on recent development in environment and ots own projects in the region.
US Environmental Protection Agency www.epa.org Extensive information available on all technical and legal aspects of environment, including water.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) www.undp.org UNDP water related programs.
United Nations Habitat (Water and Sanitation in the World's Cities) www.unhabitat.org Information on safe drinking water, and adequate and low-cost sanitation facilities.
Water Supply and Sanitation Performance Enhancement Project (WPEP) www.wpep.org Sector studies and ex-post evaluations of water supply and sanitation projects in the Philippines.
World Bank Water and Sanitation Program www.wsp.org Description and details regarding the World Bank Water and Sanitation Program. Reports on best practices in water supply and sanitation.
World Health Organization (WHO) www.who.int/water_sanitation_health/en/ Water quality, particularly the 3rd edition of WHO Guidelines for Drinking Water Quality.
Center Science and Environment (CSE) www.rainwaterharvesting.org Comprehensive website on water issues in India, including informationon water scarcity and legislation.
World Bank www.worldbank.org/html/fpd/water Water Supply and Sanitation website.
World Bank Water lnweb18.worldbank.org/ESSD/ardext.nsf/ 18ByDocName/StrategyWaterResorces SectorStrategyAnOverview World Bank Water Strategy.
National Environment Agency (Singapore) app.nea.gov.sg National Environment Agency (Singapore).
Pollution Contol Department (Hong Kong) www.pcd.go.th/indexEng.cfm Provides information on water quality in Thailand.
Environmental Protection Department (Hong Kong) www.epd/gov.hk/epd/eindex.html Provides information on water quality and water resources in Hong Kong.
The Ministry of Water Resource (The People's Republic of China) www.mwr.gov.cn/english Information about the the water resource issues in China.
Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA) www.pemsea.org Provides information on the regional program on the environmental management of the Seas of East Asia, involving 12 East Asian countries and supported by the Global Environment Facility, UNDP and IMO.
Network of professional institutions in Mediterranean (MEDCOAST), including ICCOPS of Italy, Institute for Remote Sensing of EU, and PAP/RAC of Croatia www.medcoast.org.tr Supports and enhances integrated coastal management practices and beach areas in the Mediterranean and black sea countries.
Energy Regulatory Commission www.erc.gov.ph Regulates, promotes and protects long-term consumer interests
in terms of quality, reliability and reasonable pricing
of a sustainable supply of electricity.
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