The Secretary-General of APSCO, Ms. Yu Qi and the Director General of Philippines Space Agency (PhilSA) Mr. Joel Joseph S. Marciano Jr. Ph.D, discussed possible areas of cooperation in space on 08 March 2021, during virtual meeting between APSCO and Philippine Space Agency.
The meeting was organized to exchange information on activities and programs of both organizations and identify possible areas of cooperation. Ms. Aisha Jagirani, Director-General of Department of External Relations and Legal Affairs, made a presentation on APSCO and Deputy Director General Gay Jane P. Perez Ph.D. presented briefing on PhilSA on behalf of her agency.
Both sides exchanged views on future roadmap for cooperation in different disciplines including, Space applications, disaster warning and management, space education and training, satellite data sharing. Both sides also discussed sharing of experience, knowledge and best practices of selected institutions, jointly organizing education/training courses for capacity-building, knowledge sharing and capacity building in the field of space law and policy.