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MAYOR DE GUZMAN AND MENRO OFFICER ATTEND BNS BORDA SEMINAR

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Mayor Eulogio Clarence Martin P. de Guzman III with Wilson Samuel C. Caluza, Municipal Environment and Natural Resources Officer (MENRO) attended Basic Needs Services, Philippines - Bremen Overseas Research and Development Association (BNS-BORDA) at Pullman Bangkok, G. Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand.

The seminar aimed to tackle the challenges of sanitation and to address the Sustainable Development Goals and the New Urban Agenda in Southeast Asia (SEA), BORDA and its partners, with selected partner cities applying an Integrated Sanitation approach.

Since knowledge transfer and exchange, capability buildings are crucial for the successful application of system solutions, BORDA aims to found the city alliance “People -Sanitation – Cities”. This will serve as an interest group of partner cities in implementing system solutions for the management of urban matters.

“People-Sanitation-Cities’ objective is to form an internationally linked community of practice on Integrated Sanitation.

Participants in the said seminar include city and country representatives from BORDA SEA partner cities in the Philippines represented by Bauang LGU, Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam, BORDA SEA and partner country managers and regional expert networks representatives.

Current status of SDG’s application in their respective countries, country programmer on integrated sanitation approach, current status of application of the integrated sanitation approach, joint terms of references including vision, mission, goals and way forward, were presented by city representatives.

Another topic included is the development of joint terms or reference of the city alliance “People Sanitation Cities”. Participants drafted a joint Mission and Vision Statement of the city alliance People Sanitation Cities which culminated the activity.
 



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