Research Forum on Child Labor

A forum entitled, “Kaligtasan, Kabuhayan, Karapatan: Mga Batang Manggagawa sa Tubuhan” was held at the Bulwagang Tandang Sora, CSWCD on August 13, 2015. The University of the Philippines Social Action for Research and Development Foundation, Inc. (UPSARDFI) of the College of Social Work and Community Development, through the Research and Extension for Development Office, sponsored the event.

Engaging Advocacy Work

The UP-CSWCD & REDO in partnership w/ Sikhay Kilos Development Association, Inc. conducted a 4 day training entitled, “Engaging in Advocacy Work: An Essential Skill for Social Development Practitioners” on April 21-24, 2015 at the CSWCD Seminar Room. The training aims to enhance the knowledge, skills, and attitudes (KSA) of the participants in program and legislative advocacy particularly at the local level.


Last February 13, 2015, faculty, staff, REPS, and students of CSWCD grooved to the music to participate in the biggest international campaign to eliminate violence against women and children. The program started with Dean Jocelyn T. Caragay giving an impassioned speech about women’s situation in the Philippines.

dissertation defense

Dissertation defense of Matthew Will entitled “Flourishing Amid Conflict: A Yakan Experience of a Good Life and Implications to Social Development” on June 10, 2014 at 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm at the CSWCD Conference Room.


To all BSSW, DipSW or MSW Students Concerned: Application forms and corresponding SW Student Profile sheet for SW 151, SW 285, SW 286, SW 287 are now available at the SRO. Please submit three copies of the accomplished forms to the SRO for evaluation. SW 151 application form for scholarship is also available at the SRO. Deadline of submission of FI application for initial evaluation is on August 30, 2013. DSW FI Coordinator.