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2016 Aid tansparency index
Publish What You Fund 2016
2015 was an important year for international development, with governments agreeing to the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the next fifteen years. It was also a critical year for aid transparency. Back in 2011, le...
Towards financing the Millennium Development Goals of the Philippines
J. Lim / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2006
The Philippines is lagging behind in terms of achieving the 2015 MDG targets or compared with her neighbours. This study resulted from UNDP’s interest in the Philippine proposal for debt-to-MDG financing presented to the ...
Measures for assessing basic education in the Philippines
D.S. Maligalig; J.R.G. Albert / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2008
The second goal of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) is to achieve universal primary education. The target is to reach all the MDGs by 2015. Trends in education indicators for monitoring the second MDG suggest that Philippines m...
Policy study on the national and local government expenditures for Millennium Development Goals, 2000-2005
R.G. Manasan / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2008
In line with the commitment of the Philippine government to adopt the Millennium Declaration, there have been efforts geared toward the achievement of the millennium development goals (MDGs) particularly the specific targets set for e...
Financing the Millennium Development Goals: the Philippines
R.G. Manasan / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2007
The improving fiscal situation in the Phili ppines presents an opportune time for the government to re-assess the resource requir ements of achieving the MDGs and to exercise greater vigilance in ensuring that the MDGs benefit from th...
Improving local service delivery for the MDGs in Asia: the case of the Philippines
Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2009
This report argues that improving local service delivery (LSD) is about improving people’s lives. It is premised on the idea that better provision of public goods and services is a prerequisite to realizing human capabilities, t...
Assessing development strategies to achieve the MDGs in Asia: Philippines (final report)
R.M. Briones / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2011
The Philippines is a developing country with strong commitment to the millennium development goals (MDGs). However, it faces challenges in closing MDG gaps, owing to mediocre growth, macroeconomic instability, and financing constraint...
Are we winning the fight against poverty? An assessment of the poverty situation in the Philippines
Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2010
In 2006, poverty incidence in the Philippines went up by 3 percentage points from 2003, marking a reversal against the downward trend in previous poverty estimates. This upward trend went against expectations after the Philippine econ...
Financing the MDGs and inclusive growth in the time of fiscal consolidation
R.G. Manasan / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2010
The progress made by the national government in consolidating its fiscal position between 2002 and 2006 proved unsustainable as its revenue effort started to go down once again in 2007 after a brief improvement in 2005-2007. With the ...
Growth and redistribution: Is there 'Trickle Down' Effect in the Philippines?
D.K.C. Parel / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2014
There is a general belief that economic growth is linked to poverty reduction because growth offers economic opportunities to the poor to improve their lot. According to the trickle-down theory (Todaro, 1997), economic growth is favor...
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2016 Aid tansparency index
Publish What You Fund 2016
2015 was an important year for international development, with governments agreeing to the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the next fifteen years. It was also a critical year for aid transparency. Back in 2011, le...
Towards financing the Millennium Development Goals of the Philippines
J. Lim / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2006
The Philippines is lagging behind in terms of achieving the 2015 MDG targets or compared with her neighbours. This study resulted from UNDP’s interest in the Philippine proposal for debt-to-MDG financing presented to the ...
Measures for assessing basic education in the Philippines
D.S. Maligalig; J.R.G. Albert / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2008
The second goal of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) is to achieve universal primary education. The target is to reach all the MDGs by 2015. Trends in education indicators for monitoring the second MDG suggest that Philippines m...
Policy study on the national and local government expenditures for Millennium Development Goals, 2000-2005
R.G. Manasan / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2008
In line with the commitment of the Philippine government to adopt the Millennium Declaration, there have been efforts geared toward the achievement of the millennium development goals (MDGs) particularly the specific targets set for e...
Financing the Millennium Development Goals: the Philippines
R.G. Manasan / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2007
The improving fiscal situation in the Phili ppines presents an opportune time for the government to re-assess the resource requir ements of achieving the MDGs and to exercise greater vigilance in ensuring that the MDGs benefit from th...
Improving local service delivery for the MDGs in Asia: the case of the Philippines
Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2009
This report argues that improving local service delivery (LSD) is about improving people’s lives. It is premised on the idea that better provision of public goods and services is a prerequisite to realizing human capabilities, t...
Assessing development strategies to achieve the MDGs in Asia: Philippines (final report)
R.M. Briones / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2011
The Philippines is a developing country with strong commitment to the millennium development goals (MDGs). However, it faces challenges in closing MDG gaps, owing to mediocre growth, macroeconomic instability, and financing constraint...
Are we winning the fight against poverty? An assessment of the poverty situation in the Philippines
Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2010
In 2006, poverty incidence in the Philippines went up by 3 percentage points from 2003, marking a reversal against the downward trend in previous poverty estimates. This upward trend went against expectations after the Philippine econ...
Financing the MDGs and inclusive growth in the time of fiscal consolidation
R.G. Manasan / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2010
The progress made by the national government in consolidating its fiscal position between 2002 and 2006 proved unsustainable as its revenue effort started to go down once again in 2007 after a brief improvement in 2005-2007. With the ...
Growth and redistribution: Is there 'Trickle Down' Effect in the Philippines?
D.K.C. Parel / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2014
There is a general belief that economic growth is linked to poverty reduction because growth offers economic opportunities to the poor to improve their lot. According to the trickle-down theory (Todaro, 1997), economic growth is favor...
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World Centre for Sustainable Development / RIO+ Centre
The World Centre for Sustainable Development (RIO+ Centre) was established as a legacy of the Rio+20 Conference to keep the commitment to inclusive and sustainable development alive. The RIO+ Centre works with governments, civil society and the private sector to inspire and inform policies and practices that lead to greater social, environmental and economic justice. As a global centre based in...
Sustainable Development 2015 (SD2015)
The Sustainable Development 2015 website provides the latest news, information and expert analysis around the global decision-making process to define a new set of global goals to eradicate poverty through sustainable development, known as the post-2015 development agenda. The website forms part of a wider multi-stakeholder engagement programme run by Stakeholder Forum and CIVICUS, in c...
United Nations High-level Panel on Global Sustainability (GSP)
On 9 August 2010, the Secretary-General launched the High-level Panel on Global Sustainability (GSP) that brings together renowned world figures to formulate a new blueprint for a sustainable future on a planet under increasing stress resulting from human activities. Recognizing that climate change, water scarcity, loss of biodiversity, the destruction of ecosystems and shifting demogra...
Countdown to 2015
The Countdown to 2015 Initiative tracks coverage levels for health interventions proven to reduce maternal, newborn and child mortality.It calls on governments and development partners to be accountable, identifies knowledge gaps and proposes new actions to reach Millennium Development Goals 4 and 5, to reduce child mortality and improve maternal health. The Countdown Initiative is a supra-institu...
Centre for the Millennium Development Goals (CMDG)
United Nations Development Program (UNDP) Regional Centre in Colombo
The UNDP Regional Centre in Colombo mainly focuses on Poverty Reduction with an overarching effort on achieving the Millennium Development Goals. It provides advisory support to UNDP country offices in a number of cross-cutting areas, ranging from pro-poor macroeconomic and human development policies to international trade, the trans-border challenges of HIV/AIDS and gender equality and support...
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