September is Maritime Archipelagic Nation Awareness Month! The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) invites seafarers, shipping companies, and other maritime stakeholders to join us during this month-long celebration of #MANAMo2021.

This year’s theme “Our Seas, Our Livelihood, Our Heritage: Connecting Lives and Nations” highlights the nation’s rich maritime history. For the entire month of September, the MARINA and other concerned agencies will be holding several face-to-face and virtual activities designed to inform the general public about the Philippines’ maritime and archipelagic features.

More details about the events and activities of MANA Mo 2021 will be also available on the MARINA social media platforms, so stay tuned!


MANA Mo 2021 Teaser

WATCH this video teaser prepared by the National Coast Watch Council (NCWC) for this year’s celebration of Maritime Archipelagic and Nation Awareness Month (MANA Mo). #MANAMo2021

This year’s celebration of MANA Mo, with the theme “Our Seas, Our Livelihood, Our Ecology: Connecting Lives Toward a Shared Future”, revolves around the importance of marine environment and resources as it is deeply connected with the necessities of our lives, as well as our future.

Proclamation No. 316 is in line with Article XII, Section 2 of the Constitution, which stipulates that the State is mandated to protect the nation’s marine wealth in its archipelagic waters, territorial sea, and exclusive economic zone and reserve its use exclusively for Filipino citizens.

Join us as we celebrate this year’s MANA Mo by sharing this video!

You can also visit the Google site for more info: https://sites.google.com/view/manamo/about-mana-mo

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MANA Mo 2021 Tutorial

WATCH: Did you know that the Maritime and Archipelagic Nation Awareness Month, or MANA Mo, is celebrated every year during the month of September?

Here’s a tutorial video prepared by the National Coast Watch Council (NCWC), which shows the #MANAMo2021’s Google site for the month-long celebration of this year’s Maritime Archipelagic and Nation Awareness Month (MANA Mo).

You can also visit the Google site for more info: https://sites.google.com/view/manamo/about-mana-mo

#DOTrPH🇵🇭
#MARINAPH
#MaritimeSectorWorks

Message from President of the Philippines Rodrigo Roa Duterte

Message from President of the Philippines Rodrigo Roa Duterte on the celebration of the Maritime and Archipelagic Nation Awareness Month (MANA Mo). #MANAMo2021

In 2017, President Duterte signed Proclamation No. 316 declaring every ninth month of the year as “Maritime and Archipelagic Nation Awareness Month” or MANA Mo to raise awareness on the country’s vast maritime domains and its potentials among Filipinos.

Proclamation No. 316 is in line with Article XII, Section 2 of the Constitution, which stipulates that the State is mandated to protect the nation’s marine wealth in its archipelagic waters, territorial sea, and exclusive economic zone and reserve its use exclusively for Filipino citizens.

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