European envoys to cycle in Palawan for climate change awareness


Posted at Apr 27 2018 06:28 PM

MANILA - Ambassadors from Europe will bike from El Nido to Puerto Princesa in Palawan in an effort to raise awareness on climate change.


Delegates from the European Union, France, Germany, and Romania will join local government officials in "Sikad Palawan" and start the trip from El Nido on Saturday, April 28. They are expected to reach Puerto Princesa on Monday, April 30.

European Union Ambassador Franz Jessen said the activity is a call to all stakeholders to do their share in countering climate change.

"Sikad Palawan" was organized by the EU Delegation to the Philippines together with the provincial government of Palawan.

European delegates are also scheduled to meet with local Palawan officials to discuss efforts to protect the environment. The area is known for rich biodiversity.