Ar. Mar Del Castillo, DPWH-NCBDO, presided over a meeting last January 23, 2019 to discuss the Philippine Green Building Code.
In the meeting were Dr. Ernesto de Castro DPWH Board of Consultants Chairman; Ar. Rey Gabita, DPWH Board of Consultants Vice Chair; Engr. Elena Diaz; Engr. Emie P. Dela Cruz, DPWH Board of Consultants Corporate Secretary; Ar. Emelito C. Punsalan, GREEEN Rating System Chair, representing PGBI; and Mr. Francisco Arellano and Mario Suelto of the PGBC.
The Philippine Green Building Code is a referral code of the National Building Code (PD 1096). The PGBI is the local partner/consultant of the International Finance Corporation in the crafting of the Code.