The National Committee on Monuments and Sites (NCMS), under the Subcommission on Cultural Heritage (SCH), is one of the 19 national committees under the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the cultural arm of the government. It is composed of volunteer architects, archaeologists, town planners, engineers, heritage administrators, art historians, archivists, heritage owners, lawyers, historical researcher, and other experts in the different conservation fields
Its mandate is to assist the NCCA in conserving the rich Filipino built heritage and its environments. Its main task is to formulate strategies, policies, plans, programs, projects, and networking for the protection of historic structures, complexes, and landscapes throughout the Philippines.
A Filipino people empowered to manage heritage structures and environments as integral to national development and national identity.
The National Committee on Monuments and Sites (NCMS) shall be the prime mover in the promotion and stewardship of heritage structures and environments.
|Archt. Reynaldo Lita||Head||Ex-Officio / Institutional – National Historical
Commission of the Philippines (NHCP
|Archt. Jayson B. Portem||Vice Head||Institutional – United Architects of the Philippines (UAP) – Center for Filipino Architecture|
|Richard G. Daenos, PhD||Secretary||Individual – Luzon|
|Mr. Angel P. Bautista||ExeCon Member||Ex-Officio / Institutional – National Museum (NM)|
|Engr. Ignacio B. Zaragoza, Jr.||ExeCon Member||Institutional – Philippine Institute of Civil Engineers, Inc.|
|Most Rev. Pablo Virgilio S. David, DD||ExeCon Member||Institutional – Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines – Committee for the Cultural Heritage of the Church|
|Liliane R. Manahan||ExeCon Member||Institutional – International Council on Monuments and Sites Philippines (ICOMOS Phil)|
|L. Archt. Elizabeth Hautea-Espino||ExeCon Member||Institutional – Philippine Association of
Landscape Architects (PALA)
|Archt. Michael F. Manalo||ExeCon Member||Individual – Academe|
|Faisal Mamicpic Alih||ExeCon Member||Individual – Visayas|
|Prof. Tirmizy E. Abdullah||ExeCon Member||Individual – Mindanao|
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