Relevant Websites

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

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

Department of Health (DOH) Programs and projects to improve health and sanitation.
National Water Resources Board (NWRB) Water resource region and water quantity and availability.
Laguna Lake and Development Authority Environmental quality of Laguna de Bay and its watershed, including the Environmental User Free System.
Asian Development Bank Information on water policy, water operations, water actions, and basic water sector information
Partnership in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia Marine pollution and initiatives in the 12 East Asian countries.
Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Information on fishery laws and fishery resources, including production volume.
US-Asia Environmental Partnership Information on recent development in environment and ots own projects in the region.
US Environmental Protection Agency Extensive information available on all technical and legal aspects of environment, including water.
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) UNDP water related programs.
United Nations Habitat (Water and Sanitation in the World's Cities) Information on safe drinking water, and adequate and low-cost sanitation facilities.
Water Supply and Sanitation Performance Enhancement Project (WPEP) Sector studies and ex-post evaluations of water supply and sanitation projects in the Philippines.
World Bank Water and Sanitation Program Description and details regarding the World Bank Water and Sanitation Program. Reports on best practices in water supply and sanitation.
World Health Organization (WHO) Water quality, particularly the 3rd edition of WHO Guidelines for Drinking Water Quality.
Center Science and Environment (CSE) Comprehensive website on water issues in India, including informationon water scarcity and legislation.
World Bank Water Supply and Sanitation website.
World Bank Water 18ByDocName/StrategyWaterResorces SectorStrategyAnOverview World Bank Water Strategy.
National Environment Agency (Singapore) National Environment Agency (Singapore).
Pollution Contol Department (Hong Kong) Provides information on water quality in Thailand.
Environmental Protection Department (Hong Kong) www.epd/ Provides information on water quality and water resources in Hong Kong.
The Ministry of Water Resource (The People's Republic of China) Information about the the water resource issues in China.
Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA) 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 Supports and enhances integrated coastal management practices and beach areas in the Mediterranean and black sea countries.
Energy Regulatory Commission Regulates, promotes and protects long-term consumer interests
in terms of quality, reliability and reasonable pricing
of a sustainable supply of electricity.