Other Virtual Programs

Since 1958, NASA – National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s unique capabilities have enabled it to lend a hand in times of crisis. The NASA International Space Apps Challenge is an opportunity to come together and learn the skills necessary to address pressing global challenges.
On October 2, NASA and the U.S. Embassy’s American Spaces Philippines held a virtual bootcamp that allowed the next generation of scientists, technologists, designers, and engineers to learn problem-solving skills through inspired collaboration and critical thinking.

To celebrate World Maritime Day, the U.S. Embassy in the Philippines partnered with SM Cares and the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde for a virtual screening of the award-winning documentary film “ALON.”
Written and directed by award-winning filmmaker Gabriel Fernandez, the film explores various methods of mitigating the catastrophic effects of marine plastic waste, as seen from the perspective of different surfing communities in the Philippines.