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) […]

UNITAR offers online courses for special topics on sustainable dev’t

UNITAR is offering online courses on special topics in sustainable development, particularly on renewable energies, resilience action planning, and sustainable urban mobility. Sessions of the e-learning course will be held from September to December of 2017. Brochures, flyers, list of modules and links to registration are available in the links below each course description.   Renewable Energies […]

CIFAL Philippines holds workshop on migration data for Quezon City staff

ANTIPOLO CITY, PHILIPPINES – Members of the Quezon City Migration and Development Council (MDC) successfully completed CIFAL Philippines’ capacity building workshop on migration data for sustainable development. The workshop, held from August 30 to 31, 2017, included lectures from experts and practical exercises on migration, data, and sustainable development. Dr. Nimfa Ogena of the University […]

CIFAL Philippines conducts seminar-workshop on road safety for youth

QUEZON CITY – In its mission of offering training opportunities to build capacities of leaders, CIFAL Philippines hosted Kabataan para sa Ligtas na Kalsada (Youth for Safer Roads), a seminar-workshop on responsible road use and road safety, supported by the Department of Transportaion (DOTR). Held on Saturday, 19 August 2017, the seminar-workshop gathered representatives from […]

CIFAL Philippines trains Quezon City staff on migration crisis management

  TAGAYTAY CITY, PHILIPPINES – Thirty members of the Quezon City Migration and Development Council (MDC) successfully completed CIFAL Philippines’ pioneer training on Migration Crisis Management held from August 8 to 10, 2017. The 3-day seminar-workshop aims to build the capacities of local government officials in handling various types of crisis situations – from coordinating […]

Mega Manila cities share best practices in road safety policymaking during Road Safety Policy Dialogue

  QUEZON CITY – Local transport officials from Mega Manila cities shared their units’ best practices on road safety during a roundtable meeting organized by the University of the Philippines Center for Integrative and Development Studies – CIFAL Philippines (UPCIDS-CIFAL Philippines) in partnership with the UP National Center for Transportation Studies (UP NCTS) and the […]

CIDS-CIFAL Philippines fellows present labor migration research in KPI policy forum

BANGKOK – Fellows of the University of the Philippines Center for Integrative and Development Studies (UP CIDS) – CIFAL Philippines presented their research on labor migration within Southeast Asia during a policy forum co-organized by the university, the King Prajadhipok’s Institute (KPI), and the secretariats of the House of Representatives and Senate of Thailand on […]