Visitors of the ASEAN Center for Biodiversity (ACB) visited the Mount Makiling Forest Reserve ASEAN Heritage Park last 26 March 2019. Sixteen (16) students from the University of Bayreuth in Germany and two (2) Research Assistants (RA) visited the different projects of the German Development Cooperation GIZ Philippines here in Los Baños specifically the Makiling Botanic Gardens (MBG) and portions of MMFR. They are students taking up a Degree Programme on International Business and Development.
They had a short visit at the headquarters of the ASEAN Center for Biodiversity in the morning and had a short guided tour inside the MBG led by Dr. Rogelio T. Andrada II, Deputy Director of the Makiling Center for Mountain Ecosystems (MCME) and Head of the Botanic Gardens, Park and Ecotourism Division (BGPED). Afterwards, they hiked at the mudspring trail with. For. Angela A. Limpiada, University Extension Associate II (UEAII) of BGPED.
Photos credit to: AALimpiada