training workshop

Disaster is defined by the World Health Organization as “any occurrence that causes damage, ecological disruption, loss of human life, deterioration of health and health services, on a scale sufficient to warrant an extraordinary response from outside the affected community or area.” (

rosalie otero

Rosalie C. Otero, a Master of Social Work (MSW) student, represented the UP-College of Social Work and Community Development (CSWCD) at the Japan Study Tour organized by Japan College of Social Work (JCSW) on March 5 – 12, 2011. The study tour aims to explore the changing Filipino migration landscape in Japan and establish a network of migrant organizations in relation to multi-cultural social work.

consultation workshop

The Philippine Association of Social Workers Inc. (PASWI)-Quezon City Chapter, the Department of Social Work, UP College of Social Work and Community Development (UP CSWCD), and the National Association for Social Work Education Inc. (NASWEI) organized a Consultation-Workshop on the Global Agenda for Social Work and Social Development last April 1, 2011, from 1:00- 6:00 pm at the UP CSWCD.