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Research Outputs

Can Population Management Be Mainstreamed in the Philippine Development Agenda?

A presentation by Asia Pacific Policy Center (APPC) on a PCPD Executive Meeting at BENPRES Building, Ortigas on February 18, 2010.


Population Dynamics and Household Savings: Evidence from the Philippines

The economic growth implications due to changes in the nation’s age structure have been substantial. In the course of the demographic transition, countries experience an …


Hawak-Kamay: Key Findings of a Research on Reproductive Health Practices of the Youth in Poor Communities in Pasay City

The Community and Family Services International (CFSI) has been engaged in protecting and promoting the rights of children and youth in poor communities in Pasay …


Project Outputs

The RH Bill Story: Contentions and Compromises

Written by Dr. Marilen Danguilan, The RH Bill Story: Contentions and Compromises chronicles the 11-year journey of the reproductive health bill as it passed through …

15th October 2018

Listening To Our Teachers: A Study of the Views, Attitudes and Practices of Teachers and Parents in Catholic High Schools Regarding Reproductive Health, Responsible Parenthood and Sexuality Education

The study is a rather bold initiative on the part of Fr. Albert Alejo and his team, considering that it comes in the wake of …


FAQ on Local FATWAH on RH, FP and Islam

In 2004, some 200 influential Muslim religious leaders issued a national fatwah that affirmed their support for reproductive health and family planning. The fatwah, or religious …


Case Studies

Development of a National Fatwa on Family Planning and Reproductive Health

The Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao, composed of the provinces of Basilan, Lanao del Sur, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi, has a recorded population of 2,412,159, the …


Pro-GAD CAPOOCAN: YES IT CAN! A Case on Gender and Development as a Platform for Instituting Population Management

It was in FY 2000 when the Tacloban based regional federation of NGOs known as Institute for Democratic Participation and Governance (IDPG) which was pushing …


THE FAD TEENHEALTHQUARTERS (THQ) PROGRAM: Using Social Franchising to Advocate Adolescent Reproductive Health

For quite some time, FAD President Aurora Silayan-Go had been facing a predicament – what to do with the Teen Healthquarters (THQ) that had …


Policy Briefs

Is Labor Export Good Development Policy?

The paper was presented during the third Ayala Corporation-UP School of Economics Economic Forum, Makati, 15 October 2008.


Young Population Matters - More is Not Necessarily Merrier!

The Philippines appears to be the only country in all of Asia where the population issue remains controversial to this day. It has among the …


Integrating Population Management and Coastal Resource Management

Mangroves are a critical ecosystem for breeding commercially valued fish species and mollusks, as well as for feeding animals, including migratory and endemic bird species. …


Teaching Modules

(PopDevEd) Population and Development Education: Teaching Modules for Catholic Schools

A project of: University of San Carlos Office of Population Studies Foundation



Tugon sa Malnutrisyon: Legacy of Good LGU Governance

The full recording of the webinar Tugon sa Malnutrisyon: Legacy of Good LGU Governance held on September 15, 2021.

18th September 2021

Nasaan ang Solusyon: Reducing Malnutrition in the Philippines

The full recoding of the webinar Nasaan ang Solusyon: Reducing Malnutrition in the Philippines held on August 20, 2021.

18th September 2021

Ang Unang Aklat: Early Literacy in the First 1,000 Days

The full recording of the webinar Ang Unang Aklat: Early Literacy in the First 1,000 Days held on August 5, 2021.

5th August 2021