MOU inked to kick off Circular Center in Parañaque

Updated: Jun 29


From left: Parañaque CENRO Head Bernie Amurao; Parañaque Cong. Eric Olivarez; CORA Executive Director and Founder Antoinette Taus; Parañaque Mayor Edwin Olivarez, and CORA USAID-CCBO Program Manager Gloidan Papas

June 28, 2021 — Communities Organized for Resource Allocation (CORA) kicks off the “Circular Center: Enhanced Recovery and Recycling Mechanism for Marine Litter” initiative through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Local Government Unit of Parañaque, along with its City Environment and Natural Resources Office (CENRO). The project is under the Clean Cities, Blue Ocean (CCBO), the flagship program of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) that responds to the global crisis on ocean plastic pollution.