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Philippines, 29. February 2020

Profile Picture of Jann Vinze Barcinal

We are happy to announce: we have a new employee for internal communication and education Javie Barcinal. He is a founder of the dulungan youth, a journalist and photographer.

We are also happy to announce our new volunteer in the german team Sandra Neuhäuser. 

We are always looking for volunteers from around the world. Please send us an email to philincon@gmail.com or sofia.philincon@gmail.com

Philippines, 24. December 2019

Typhoon Ursula: 24.12.19

 

A typhoon has made landfall over the Philippines at Christmas. Especially affected was the island of Panay where PhilinCon employees live. Luckily our employees are well, but the typhoon caused a lot of destruction which is now being removed by our Forest Rangers

 

Germany, 16. Oktober. 2019

Photo by RUB, Marquard

Loren Legarda: guest at the Ruhr-University Bochum

A philippine delegation led by Senator Loren Legarda, Vice-speaker of the Philippine House of Representatives, visited the RUB on the 15 October 2019. After a talk given by Senator Legarda, the RUB and the delegation signed a mutual agreement to promote exchange in teaching and research.
 

Germany, 14. Oktober. 2019

Article about Helga Schulze and her commitment to PhilinCon

Helga Schulze runs a sanctuary runs a sunctuary for Loris, asia prosimians and has been committed to the preservation of the Philippine rainforest for over 20 years. An article about her work as a scientific draftwoman and ongoing work for PhillinCon.

Link: https://news.rub.de/leute/2019-10-14-biologie-ein-leben-fuer-das-zeichnen-und-den-artenschutz

Photo by RUB, Kramer

Philippines, 16. Oktober 2019

Installation of billbords of the Northwest Panay Peninsula Natural Park

Billboards about the North West Panay Paninsula Natural park have been installed at Malumpati Cold Spring in Pandan, Philippines.

Many thanks to Helga Schulze for the design.

Special thanks also to Pandan Mayor John Sanchez, Bong Venus for approving the location and to Pandan MPS headed by Bryan Alamo for the transportation.

Philippines, 29. September 2019

Tree planting at Mangrove Reforestation Area

CSO, PhilinCon, DENR and FPO’s joined the tree planting at Mangrove Reforestation Area together with Mag-aba high school teaching staff, students, PNVHS teaching staff, Sangguniang Kabataan and Malumpati Eco group.

Germany, 08. August 2018

Photo by WAZ, Barbara Zapka

Students of Ruhr-Universität Bochum support the organization PhilinCon

The NGO “PhilinCon”, which protects the rainforests and animals in the Philippines, was founded 1995. Now the volunteers are looking for donors.