DENR National Capital Region and the Wild Bird Photographers of the Philippines (WBPP) formalized their partnership in biodiversity conservation on Wednesday, 30 September 2020, via video conferencing app.

Regional Executive Director Jacqueline A. Caancan and WBPP President Win Paler signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) which provides for, among others, both organizations to work together in biodiversity conservation advocacy, particularly of avian wildlife and their habitats.

The MOU signing was witnessed by DENR-NCR Assistant Regional Director for Management Services Al O. Orolfo, PhD; Conservation and Development Division Chief and concurrent East Field Office Chief Environmental Officer Aida E. Esguerra; Legal Division Chief, Atty. Alma Lanzo; LPPWP PASU Rey Aguinaldo; and Coastal Resources and Foreshore Management Section (CRFMS) OIC Chief, Justine de Ramos. Standing as witnesses for WBPP are its officers led by Raymund Dan, Rey Sta. Ana, and De Sotnas.