Retirement of Ms. Soledad J. Fonseca A send-off was held in honor of Ms. Soledad J. Fonseca on February 13, 2020 at the CSWCD Seminar Room. It was a warm gathering of friends, family members and colleagues. To start off the activity, Dean Sylvia E. Claudio opened the program and lauded Ms. Fonseca’s contribution to the […]

From August 29 to 30, the Department of Women and Development Studies hosted 11 Japanese graduate students and their supervisor in an immersion into the intersectional and gendered social development perspectives and practice as part of the decades-long partnership between the UP College of Social Work and Community Development (UP CSWCD) and the Graduate School of International Social Development of Nihon Fukushi University (NFU) in Japan. The UP organizing team was led by Associate Prof. Roselle Leah K. Rivera, while the NFU delegation was led by Prof. Naoto Noda.

The 12th volume of the Philippine Journal of Social Development was formally launched last September 11, 2019, at the Audio-Visual Room of the College of Social Work and Community Development. Authors, reviewers, and members of the academic community witnessed the warm and joyous birthing of the PJSD’s latest addition which took a total of nine […]

The UP CSWCD Research and Extension for Development Office (REDO) successfully held a public forum on the New Centennial Water Source Project or the Kaliwa, Kanan, Laiban Dam Projects and its impacts on ancestral domains and indigenous peoples (IPs). The forum entitled “Kaliwa’t Kanang DAM(Nasyon)” was held last September 10, 2019, 1:00 to 5:00pm at the Bulwagang Tandang Sora, College of Social Work and Community Development (CSWCD). This was organized in partnership with the UP Diliman Gender Office (UP DGO), CSWCD Student Council, KATRIBU UP Diliman, Kalipunan ng Katutubong Mamamayan sa Pilipinas (KATRIBU), Philippine Task Force for Indigenous Peoples’ Rights (TFIP), and BAI Indigenous Women’s Network (BAI), and the Network Opposed to the New Centennial Water Source Project (NO to NCWSP). The public forum was attended by some 300 individuals from various IP communities, non-government organizations, academic and research institutions, students, faculty, church workers, and members of the press.

Ginanap ang Araw ng Pagkilala sa mga Nagsipagtapos na mga mag-aaral ng Kolehiyo ng Gawaing Panlipunan at Pagpapaunlad ng Pamayanan (CSWCD) noong Linggo, ika-30 ng Hunyo 2019 sa School of Statistics Auditorium, Unibersidad ng Pilipinas Diliman. Ang tema ng naturang programa ay “BANYUHAY: Pagyabong ng Iskolar ng Bayan tungo sa pagkamit ng hustisyang panlipunan at […]

The 2019 CSWCD Student Council officers took their oath before the College Student Electoral Board (CSEB) last June 7, 2019 at the college conference room. CSWCD Dean Sylvia-Estrada Claudio administered the oath-taking of six members of the student council led by Tracey Jane Molina as chairperson. According to Molina, she is planning to foster camaraderie […]

The DSD Program partnered with the WWF, Bantay Gubat and the Dumagat community inside the Ipo Watershed for a 1-day tree planting activity inside the Ipo watershed. A quick instruction on how to plant the seedlings was provided by Manny Cruz, head of the Bantay Gubat Program. The team, composed of DSD and DCD faculty […]