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Philippines and Children and young people

  • Capital: Manila
  • Population: 99900177
  • Size: 300000.0 Km2

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Child-centred climate resilience: case studies from the Philippines and Vietnam
Plan International, 2015
This report outlines the practical lessons learned by Plan International and Save the Children about child-centred community-based adaptation (CC-CBA) to climate change. It provides a snapshot of work across the Philippines and Vietna...
Gender differentiated benefit incidence of the Department of Education: basic education for all?
R.G. Manasan; E.C. Villanueva / Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2005
Are there gender disparities and inequalities in basic education in the Philippines? To what extent do they exist? And what are the underlying reasons for the barriers faced in educational access not only in terms of gender but as a w...
Economic policy monitor 2011: education for development
Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2012
This issue of the PIDS Economic Policy Monitor (EPM) focuses on education in the Philippines. Recognising the critical role of education in development, it takes a special look at the sector’s achievements, direction, priorities...
A glimpse at the school dropout problem
A.C. Orbeta Jr., / Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2010
Dropouts may appear small in number but they are preponderant among the poor which thereupon turns the wheels of intergenerational transmission of poverty against them. At the personal level, dropping out of school will mean consignin...
Children’s action for disaster risk reduction: views from children in Asia
International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR), 2012
This report indicates that Asian children and youth have been involved in hazard mapping, raising awareness through radio and games, as well as influencing other children, their teachers, parents and communities on how to reduce the e...
Children’s vulnerability to climate change and disaster impacts in East Asia and the Pacific
J. Lawler / United Nations Children's Fund, 2011
In 2011, UNICEF commissioned field research in Indonesia, Kiribati, Mongolia, Philippines and Vanuatu to determine if there were noticeable patterns and trends of climate change and disaster impacts on children. This regional report s...
Consequences of maternal and child undernutrition on adult health and human capital
C. G. Victora / The Lancet, 2008
This paper reviews the associations between maternal and child undernutrition with human capital and risk of adult diseases in low-income and middle-income countries.  Data is analysed from five long-standing prospective cohort s...
Children as risk communicators and agents of change in DRR programmes: El Salvador and the Philippines
T. Tanner; T. Mitchell; K. Haynes / Children in a Changing Climate, 2009
This paper explores children’s voices in disaster risk reduction (DRR) policy spaces and their capacity to communicate disaster risk to their parents and larger community. It challenges the traditional development approaches whi...
Handbook on child participation in Disaster Risk Reduction
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center, 2007
This Handbook is a review on existing literature and case studies in India and Philippines which have a specific focus on integrating children in to Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) policies and programmes. It is part of a course organis...
Child injury in Asia
UNICEF Innocenti Research Centre, 2007
This special Innocenti series on Child Injury, developed jointly by UNICEF and TASC, presents recently acquired evidence from surveys in five Asian countries: Bangladesh, China, Philippines, Thailand and Viet Nam. The surveys are larg...
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