Our Mandate as Special Provision in the 2018 General Appropriations Act:

 The University of the Philippines Resilience Institute UP RI together with other state universities and colleges shall support the Climate Change Commission in training LGUs to formulate and complete Local Clima

The UP NOAH Center

The UP NOAH Center is a core component of the UP Resilience Institute. It was formally adopted by the University of the Philippines during the Board of Regents 1325th meeting on February 23, 2017 as a research center for climate actions and disaster risk reduction and management. An Executive Order signed by UP President Danilo L. Concepcion, (EO PLDC 17-03), established the NOAH Center as a research institute in the UP System.

The core of UP NOAH’s work is producing freely accessible, accurate, reliable, and relevant scientific disaster data. It also highlights a multidisciplinary approach in assessing risk and using the lens of different scientific areas. This ensures that Filipinos are provided an integrative appraisal of the natural hazards that put them in danger.

College of Arts and Sciences - UP Los Baños

The goals of CAS are consistent with its mandates to serve as a center of excellence in the basic sciences, as a cradle of the humanities and social sciences, and as a center of liberal arts education and foundation courses.
The college offers high-quality degree programs aimed at providing highly trained manpower in science and technology needed for industrialization and other aspects of economic development.

It pursues an outreach program toward the development of science and technology through the improvement of teaching and extending technical advice and participation in the transfer of technology to industry and other end-users.

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