The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was adopted on 10 December 1948. The date has since served to mark Human Rights Day worldwide. In the observance of Human Rights Day, a forum entitled “ Violence and Human Rights Challenges in Urban Settlements” was held at the CSWCD Audio-Visual Room last Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 1:30 to 5:30 pm.
A research forum entitled A Closer Look at Current Development Issues and Strategies was held last November 29, 2012 at the CSWCD AVR. Three studies on various social development issues conducted by CSWCD faculty and REPS were presented.
Naglunsad ng talakayan tungkol sa kalagayan ng karapatang pantao sa Pilipinas ang Research and Extension for Development Office (REDO) noong ika – 5 ng Disyembre, 2012 sa CSWCD Seminar Room. Nagsimula ang programa sa pagpapalabas ng isang maikling audio-video presentation na ginawa ng National Council of Churches in the Philippines (NCCP).
Homenet Southeast Asia (HNSEA), in cooperation with the UPCSWCD Social Protection Cluster, Department of Agriculture, and Homenet South Asia, conducted a Subregional Workshop (SRW) and Conference last 8 to 10 November 2012 in Quezon City, Philippines with the theme “FOOD SECURITY AS PART OF SOCIAL PROTECTION FOR HOMEBASED WORKERS to ADDRESS THE ADVERSE IMPACTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE”.The SRW was attended by participants from Cambodia, Thailand, Laos, Indonesia, India, and Thailand.
The University of the Philippines Social Action and Research for Development Foundation, Inc. (UPSARDFInc) invites everyone to join the competition for the design of an Official Logo that will represent the Foundation in all its undertakings. Submission of entries is until November 30, 2012. A cash prize of P5,000.00 awaits the winner/s.