Current Conservation Projects in the Walled City

What is being done right now to conserve the existing historic fabric of Intramuros? Join us as we discuss the current conservation projects in Intramuros by the Intramuros Administration. Covered in this webinar are the government’s initiatives for the protection of the fortification system of Intramuros, the Administration’s museum…. Read more

Bikes for Cities, For People

Intramuros Learning Sessions episode no. 52 Overview The webinar is organized by the Royal Danish Embassy Manila and in partnership with the Intramuros Administration. The purpose of the 1st session is to enable people to take control over one’s health & well-being by guiding them to take meaningful, climate conscious decisions within their daily lives continue reading : Bikes for Cities, For People

Catholic Devotions as the Church’s Intangible Heritage

Intramuros Learning Sessions episode no. 51 Overview While the Catholic Church has manifestly identified its tangible cultural heritage, it has not officially defined what constitutes its intangible cultural heritage nor has it formally indicated their existence. Of what is understood by UNESCO as intangible cultural heritage, the Church expresses it in the language of popular continue reading : Catholic Devotions as the Church’s Intangible Heritage

In Truth and Virtues: Timeless Legacies of the University of Santo Tomas, 1611-1941

Intramuros Learning Sessions episode no. 49 Overview In its more than four centuries of existence, the University of Santo Tomas has built a considerable legacy, many of which were achieved in its original campus in Intramuros, Manila. A close look at these legacies shows that these were both material and non-material, or tangible and intangible continue reading : In Truth and Virtues: Timeless Legacies of the University of Santo Tomas, 1611-1941

Healthy Parks, Healthy People

Intramuros Learning Sessions episode no. 48 Overview A short discussion on the the Healthy Parks, Healthy people approach which reinforces the crucial role that parks and protected areas play in nurturing healthy ecosystems. Guest speaker: Nella Lomotan Moderator: Rancho Arcilla About the speaker: Nella Lomotan Nella Lomotan is an entrepreneur and environmental conservationist. She is continue reading : Healthy Parks, Healthy People

Urban and Architectural Regulations in Intramuros

Intramuros is the only place in the Philippines where urban and architectural developments are regulated for cultural reasons by the force of a national law. The importance of Intramuros’ Spanish era architectural and urban character was first recognized by the State as early as the Commonwealth period with the enactment of Commonwealth Act… Read more