Saving Manila

Not enough opportunity for the Bakal (Steel) Boys

Early this week, news about the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) teaming up with the Office of the Ombudsman to file charges against barangay officials who would allow the waterways to be polluted again after their Estero Blitz clean-up operation came out. I would say this must definitely be out of frustration on the part […]

Bucas Grande Island, Philippines

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Have you ever wondered what it’s like to have your own private island beach? I’m a lucky wife because for our anniversary, my husband booked us a private island cove at my father’s hometown, Surigao. If you are the nature-loving quiet type who enjoys the quiet serenity of being really far from the city (and […]

Reusable Menstrual Pads, Anyone?

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Greenphils received these Period Mate Cloth Menstrual Pads at a discounted price in exchange for our honest review. All opinions are of the author alone. #periodmate Fact: I am old enough to remember the days when my older relatives would use a pasador whenever they have their period. A pasador is a piece of white […]



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Advocates

Farmers on the Forefront. It is incredibly inspiring and humbling to see farmers that have bought into the idea of being ecologically conscious and participating themselves as an organism integrated into the balanced farm system.

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Choice

Start a Junkshop. Garbage is Big Business. Garbage may be a dirty business to some, but for the many people (and communities) who have earned from it, it is big business. You, too, could earn from recyclables! How? Start a junkshop.

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Children

Museo Pambata: A Fun Place for Kids to Learn about the Environment. Do you want your super cute kids to learn more about science and the environment in a fun, engaging way? Yes? Then, take your kids to Museo Pambata!

Travel

Travel: Beautiful Bohol. There is a grand reason why Bohol has consistently been among the top destinations in the Philippines – nature! The island is a tropical paradise, a surfer’s delight, a beach bum’s oasis, a nature lover’s dream.

Events

Be a Coastal Clean Up Volunteer. Every third Saturday of September, people all over the world gather to take part in the International Coastal Clean Up Day, where everyone helps remove trash on waterways, rivers, beaches, coasts.

Adventure

Why We Love Angel Island. A former campsite and “holding area” for immigrants, people from all over the world now enjoy Angel Island for the many activities it offers – picnic, boating, hiking and bicycling, tours, and even overnight camping.

Community

Adopt a Spot in your Community. How would you like to turn an abandoned, weed-infested vacant lot into a mini-park or a community garden? Consider an Adopt-a-Spot Program. Get inspired by this community around Parkway Cascade.

Projects

Sustainable Ride with Bambu Bikes!. The BAYAW-ANI has embarked on a green transportation advocacy with the Bambu Bike Initiative – a conscious response to global warming and climate change – a serious move to bring people to action.