China will give the Philippines P140 million in assistance for environmental projects from its China South-South Climate Cooperation Fund.
Sen. Loren Legarda, chairperson of the Senate committee on climate change and the committe on finance, said she learned about the grant after speaking with Chinese Embassy officials.
She made the announcement at a news conference on Friday after the Climate Reality Project Leadership Awards held at the Senate.
Legarda was among 30 awardees chosen by Climate Reality and was bestowed a Luntiang Kapawa (Green Illumination) Award, for her advocacy of green development and her work in bringing up the level of climate conversation and action in...
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