CIFAL, UNDP hold SDG workshop for NEDA officials, staff

CIFAL Philippines and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the Philippines jointly held a workshop on the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development for 48 officials and staff of the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) Central Office and Region 5 on December 18 and 19, 2017 in Legazpi, Albay. The orientation is the first […]

Job Opportunities as of 03 January 2018

CIFAL Philippines, a hub for training, advocacy, and research on the interwoven themes of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, migration, and gender equality, is looking for the following: Admin/Finance Staff Communications Project Officer Project Assistant for Migration and Gender Equality Project Assistant for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Project Officer for Inclusive Business The job […]

CIFAL Philippines, MAP hold forum on collaborative inclusivity in business

TAGUIG CITY—With the goal of promoting sustainable development through inclusive business, CIFAL Philippines, in partnership with the Management Association of the Philippines (MAP), conducted a forum titled “Collaborative Inclusivity, Business Performance, and Sustainable Development: Finding a New Role for Business” on December 4, 2017. Experts, practitioners, and students of business and entrepreneurship convened at the […]

CIFAL Philippines leads workshop on gender, labor migration for Quezon City staff

QUEZON CITY—Members of the Quezon City Migration and Development Council (MDC) successfully completed CIFAL Philippines’ orientation workshop on gender, labor migration and sustainable development held on November 28, 2017. The workshop aimed to deepen the understanding of local government officials of the importance of a gender perspective in international labor migration. It also intended to […]

When the wells run dry

Dr. Mary Antonette Beroya-Eitner CIFAL Philippines Fellow   In an age when man has forgotten his origins and is blind even to his most  essential needs for survival, water along with other resources has become the victim of his indifference. –Rachel Carlson Water is life. We know that. We also know that water means livelihood. Without water, most, […]

CIFAL Philippines, UNITAR host road safety multi-stakeholder conference in Quezon City

CIFAL Philippines, in partnership with UNITAR, University of the Philippines (UP), UP National Center for Transportation Studies (UP NCTS) and Diageo hosted the “Road Safety for Sustainable Cities: A Multi-Stakeholder Conference” in Quezon City, Philippines from November 9 to 10. The conference gathered 151 representatives from national government offices, local government units, academic and research […]

CIFAL Philippines hosts second RTD on inclusive business

TAGUIG CITY – Following a small, informal round table discussion (RTD) in August 2017, CIFAL Philippines hosted a second RTD on inclusive business on Monday, 16 October 2017, at UP Bonifacio Global City. Experts on business administration from the academe and practitioners from the private sector gathered in the RTD to discuss strategies for progress […]

Conference: Road Safety for Sustainable Cities: A Multi-stakeholder Conference

Road Safety for Sustainable Cities: A Multi-stakeholder Conference 9-10 November 2017 Seda Vertis North, Quezon City, Philippines   Every year, nearly 1.3 million people die from road traffic injuries. According to the World Bank’s Global Road Safety Facility, road traffic incidents are the leading cause of death among youths, and the second leading cause among […]

Lecture-Forum: Does Proactive State Protection Policy Lead to Better Worker Welfare?

  CIFAL Philippines, in partnership with the International Organization on Migration (IOM), would like to invite everyone to a lecture-forum titled “Does Proactive State Protection Policy Lead to Better Worker Welfare? The Role of Front-Line State Bureaucrats in the Gulf Region” with visiting scholar Mr. Froilan T. Malit, Jr. of the Gulf Labour Markets & Migration (GLMM) […]