The National Committee on Monuments and Sites (NCMS), under the Subcommission for 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.

VISION
A Filipino people empowered to manage heritage structures and environments as integral to national development and national identity.

MISSION
The National Committee on Monuments and Sites (NCMS) shall be the prime mover in the promotion and stewardship of heritage structures and environments.

OFFICERS  DESIGNATION SECTOR
Ivan Anthony S. Henares Head Insititutional – Heritage Conservation Society (HCS)
Archt. Reynaldo Lita Vice Head Ex-Officio / Institutional – National Historical
Commission of the Philippines (NHCP
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)
Archt. Jayson B. Portem ExeCon Member Insititutional – United Architects of the Philippines (UAP) – Center for Filipino Architecture
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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