Mar, as we call him, is the External and Government Relations Director in the Philippines. He graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Sociology and Master of Arts in Anthropology.
Mar brings with him more than 20 years of work experience in international and government relations, environmental communications and policy, regulatory and compliance, campaign and project management, training and conference facilitation.
Mar held full time positions on projects under USAID-Philippine's Governance and Environment Sector. He was engaged in various consultancy work with the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (UNFAO), Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ), Partnerships in Environmental Management for the Seas of East Asia (PEMSEA- Cambodia), Conservation International-US (CI), World Wide Fund for Nature, WorldFish -Bangladesh and Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries Wealth (Oman).