Press Release

February 15, 2022
  • Global Environment

Announcement of the Philippines-Japan Environmental Week

The Ministry of the Environment, Japan (MOEJ), and the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) of the Philippines will jointly organize an online event "The Philippines-Japan Environmental Week" from March 2 (Wed.) to March 4 (Fri.), 2022. Attracting key speakers and participants from both the public and private sectors of Japan and the Philippines, the Environmental Week aims to provide opportunities to discuss environmental issues and share innovative and emerging environmental solutions. This event includes Bilateral Environmental Policy Dialogue (invitation only), online Seminars (webinars) on various topics and online Business Match and Exhibition.

1. Event Overview

Date: March 2 (Wed.) - March 4 (Fri.), 2022

Ministry of the Environment, Japan (MOEJ)
Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), the Philippines

Supporting organizations:
Embassy of Japan in the Philippines
Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
Business for Sustainable Development
Philippine Chamber of Commerce & Industry (TBC)

Event format: Online event platform (Zoom and EventHub)

2. Program (Tentative)
The program details will be available at the following event website:

2-1 Bilateral Environmental Policy Dialogue (invitation only)
Date: March 2 (Wed.), 2022
Senior officials of MOEJ and DENR will discuss environmental issues such as climate change and waste management to enhance cooperation between both countries.

2-2 Online Seminars
Date: March 3 (Thur.) - March 4 (Fri.), 2022
Opening Remarks by high-level officials from both Japan and the Philippines
Plenary Session 1: Keynote Speeches, Action toward Decarbonized and Resilient Society
Plenary Session 2: City to City Collaboration
Seminar 1: Joint Crediting Mechanism
Seminar 2: Climate - Adaptation
Seminar 3: Climate Change - Transparency Improvement

2-3 Online Business Match / Exhibition (March 2 (Wed.) - March 4 (Fri.), 2022)
At the online Business Match and Exhibition, participants will be able to have the opportunity to learn about

environment-friendly technologies and solutions through a designated Exhibitors event webpage where individual communication with Exhibitors, videos introducing the technologies of Exhibitors and other useful information are available.

3. Registration

【For general participants】

Please register through the evet website below.

Event website for registration:

A registration confirmation email from "" at the address you entered will be sent.

【For media】

If you are interested in covering the Online Exhibition or the Seminar, please contact the Secretariat.


4. Secretariat of the Philippines-Japan Environmental Week

Overseas Environmental Cooperation Center, Japan (OECC)


Phone: +81-3-6803-4291

For Japanese