Birds In The City: Know The Birds In Your Backyard

Cars honk in traffic. Students and workers join the frantic morning rush. A new condo about to rise along the street corner. Everything is loud, fast-paced and instant in a busy concrete jungle – that we rarely pay attention to and appreciate the nature immediately around us. Over the last decades, urban spaces have grown…

Haribon: Mom Saves Environment (And Money) By Recycling

They say, charity begins at home, and for environmental advocate mom Sherry Gocheco, the same goes for managing wastes. Sherry, a single mother of two and an ardent champion of environmental causes, has been practicing household composting for over two decades now. She recently shared her expertise during the Haribon Meets U! (HMU), a monthly,…

UCPB Links Up With Haribon Foundation For Its Environmental Protection Initiatives

UCPB has partnered with Haribon Foundation to donate seedlings which the non-government organization will be planting at two protected areas in Nagcarlan, Laguna. UCPB President and CEO Higinio O. Macadaeg Jr. signed the Bank’s commitment to support the foundation’s Road to 2020 program, an initiative to restore the country’s rainforests using native tree species. Mr.…