Zamboanga City (26 May 2006) – The WMSU- World Bank Knowledge for Development Center (WMSU-WB) and the University Center for Local Governance (UCLG) with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), Region IX held a knowledge sharing session dubbed as “Protect Biodiversity in Dry Lands: Achieving the Biodiversity in 2010 Target.” The session was held from 9:00 o’clock AM to 12:00 o’clock PM on May 26, 2006 at the WMSU-WB KDC Library. Students from the College of Forestry and College of Liberal Arts attended the activity.
The session is a part of DENR’s celebration of the 2006 International Biodiversity Week, which is held from May 22 to May 28, 2006. Group discussion and film showing were the main features of the session. (Prof. Socorro Rebecca B. Felonia, CPADS Press Coordinator, OP-PAO, WMSU)