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 […]

CIFAL Philippines hosts forum on ASEAN women entrepreneurship and economic empowerment

    MANILA—CIFAL Philippines hosted a roundtable discussion entitled “Game-changers in Women Entrepreneurship and Economic Empowerment in the ASEAN Region: Best Practices in Policies, Access and Projects” on Wednesday, 15 March 2017 in Pasay City. The roundtable is part of the ASEAN women-related events for 2017 which aims to promote gender equality and women’s empowerment in the […]

Visiting professor holds lecture on ecosystem services

CIFAL Philippines and the University of the Philippines Center for Integrative and Development Studies (UP CIDS) organized a lecture forum entitled “Ecosystem Services, Human Well-Being and Quality of Life” on Thursday, 23 March 2017, at Ang Bahay ng Alumni, University of the Philippines Diliman. Dr. Mary Antonette Beroya-Eitner, a specialist in ecosystem services, urban resilience, […]