The College of Social Work and Community Development of the University of the Philippines is now accepting manuscripts for the a special issue of the PHILIPPINE JOURNAL OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT (PJSD). Normally published annually, this issue is a special second volume for the year 2012. The deadline for submission of manuscripts is July 16, 2012.


The training on Community Organizing amidst Evolving Concerns in Social Development is scheduled on June 26-29, 2012 at the Seminar Room, CSWCD. It is intended primarily for experienced community organizers. The training aims to provide the participants with an overview of the concepts, processes, and approaches in organizing work in the context of current day realities.

REPS conference

The UP System wide REPS Conference was successfully conducted last May 31-June 1, 2012 at the NISMED Audio Visual Room, University of the Philippines Diliman. Research, extension and professional staff or REPS from different UP constituent universities came together to discuss issues and concerns of the sector particularly REPS career path and REPS manual.

CRS announcement

Advisory from Dr. Aleli B. Bawagan, College Secretary:
To all CSWCD students:
While the CRS is having some technical difficulties and can not be accessed from outside Dilnet, you can pre-enlist at the following areas:
1. CSWCD Library;
3. CSWCD Student Council Room; and
4. ES 26 laboratory at the fifth floor of Melchor Hall.