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 […]

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 […]

CIFAL Philippines conducts SDG training for youth group

CIFAL Philippines and the Philippine office of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) on Thursday, 02 February, conducted a day-long orientation on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the 2030 Youth Force in the Philippines (Youth Force), a youth organization dedicated to raising awareness about the United Nations’ 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. Five sessions […]