Yolanda G. Ealdama
She has a Bachelor of Science in Social Work and Diploma in Women and Development from the University of the Philippines. She got her Master of Arts in Social Development with specialization in women,gender and development from the Institute of Social Studies at the Hague, The Netherlands, now a component of the Erasmus University. She has been involved in participatory action research with peasants, fisherfolks, and urban poor groups. She has been involved in program and project development, evaluative research, policy advocacy and social administration. Her interests include gender responsive governance, human rights education, and social equity. She is now pursuing a doctoral degree in public administration.