The Society for the Conservation of Philippine Wetlands (SCPW), in partnership with one of the leading integrated property developers in Southeast Asia, SM Prime Holdings, Inc. (SM Prime), successfully concluded the 4th Wetland Center Design Competition, an architecture student design competition.

Held in conjunction with the International Day for Biological Diversity 2024, the competition focused on creating a sustainable Wetland Center Complex for the Macabebe Mangrove and Coastal Site in Brgy. Consuelo, Macabebe, Pampanga.

 1_Architecture_students_from_Pamantasan_ng_Lungsod_ng_Maynila_win_the_4th_SCPW_Wetland_Center_Design_Competition_with_their_entry_titled_Bankauan_The architecture students of the De La Salle - College of Saint Benilde (DLS-CSB) present their design titled Isnawa to the esteemed panel of judges. DLSU-CSB was named the 2nd place winner of the competition.

2_The_architecture_students_of_the_De_La_Salle_University___College_of_Saint_Benilde_DLSU_CSB_present_their_design_titled_Isnawa_to_the_esteemed_panel_of_judges_The Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Maynila's entry, "Bankauan," emerged as the first place winner of the competition. The De La Salle - College of Saint Benilde (DLS-CSB) secured the second spot with their design, "Isnawa" while the National University (NU) rounded out the top three with their entry, "Talisayan."  The three schools emerged at the top, besting four other schools.


3_The_architecture_students_of_the_National_University_proudly_show_their_wetland_design_called_Talisayan_which_bagged_the_3rd_place_in_the_competition_The architecture students of the National University proudly show their wetland design called Talisayan, which bagged the 3rd place in the competition.


The event was also supported by the Living Lakes Biodiversity and Climate Project (LLBCP), Unilever Philippines, and Maynilad.

Through the years, SM Prime remains committed to its role as a catalyst for economic growth while delivering innovative and sustainable integrated property developments. SM Prime continuously champions sustainability in its future property developments, anchored on responsible environmental stewardship.