Mission and Vision

“To perform as the central inter-agency mechanism for a coordinated and coherent approach on maritime issues and maritime security operations in order to enhance governance of Philippines maritime and ocean interest” “To be a Global Leading Maritime Nation”

Invading Online Platforms in Raising National Maritime Awareness

Celebrating Maritime Archipelagic and Nation Awareness Month (MANA Mo) 2020 Manila, Philippines – Even in a time still ravaged by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Philippines pushes through with its fourth Maritime Archipelagic and Nation Awareness Month (MANA Mo) celebration this year with the theme “Awakening a Whole-of-Nation Consciousness on Philippine Maritime Issues through Online Platforms”. continue reading : Invading Online Platforms in Raising National Maritime Awareness

PROTECT WPS: AN ALL FILIPINO SCIENTIFIC EXPEDITION TO THE KIG IN THE WPS

From 22 April to 6 May 2019, the National Coast Watch Council, through its Secretariat coordinated the joint scientific expedition of the DENR-Biodiversity Management Bureau (DENR-BMB), UP-Marine Science Institute (UP-MSI) and DA-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources in the Kalayaan Island Group called PROTECT-WPS. PROTECT-WPS stands for Predicting Responses between Ocean Transport and Ecological Connectivity continue reading : PROTECT WPS: AN ALL FILIPINO SCIENTIFIC EXPEDITION TO THE KIG IN THE WPS

NCWC PARTICIPATES IN THE FIRST REGULAR MEETING OF PHILCOM AGAINST IUUF

Zamboanga City — The National Coast Watch Council, through its Secretariat, participated in the first regular meeting of the Philippine Committee (PhilCom) against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing on 22 March 2019, Friday, at the Garden Orchid Hotel, Zamboanga City to discuss matters relevant to fisheries management. The meeting was attended by the forty continue reading : NCWC PARTICIPATES IN THE FIRST REGULAR MEETING OF PHILCOM AGAINST IUUF

NCWC SUPPORTS SUBIC BAY AROUND VERDE ISLAND PASSAGE RACE AND SUBIC BAY CUP REGATTA

Subic, Zambales – The National Coast Watch Council, through its Secretariat supported the Subic Sailing Club’s hosting of this year’s Subic Bay Around Verde Island Passage Race (SBAVIPR) and Subic Bay Cup Regatta (SBCR) held from February 22 – March 2, 2019. The week-long event was highlighted by the support of the international boating community continue reading : NCWC SUPPORTS SUBIC BAY AROUND VERDE ISLAND PASSAGE RACE AND SUBIC BAY CUP REGATTA