Issue Editors : Ma. Theresa V. Tungpalan, Ph.D. Rowena A. Laguilles-Timog, DSD Editorial Board : Sylvia Estrada-Claudio, M.D., Ph.D. John Erwin S. Bañez Ma. Linnea V. Tanchuling Managing Editor : Valerainne R. Lopez Technical Editor : Melissa Y. Moran Preface Authors’ Profile Kahampatan: Ayta’s concept of development in the context of Indigenous People’s (IP) culture […]

PJSD 2017 Volume 9 Click here to view the electronic version of the journal Issue Editor: Rosalinda Pineda Ofreneo, PhD  Editorial Board: Jocelyn T. Caragay Leocito S. Gabo, PhD, DD Sylvia Estrada Claudio, PhD  Nancy E. Parreno  Managing Editor: Valerainne R. Lopez  Technical Editor: Melissa Y. Moran The CSWCD in the Quest for Sustainable Human Development  Amaryllis Tiglao-Torres, PhD  Poverty […]

This advance course in community organizing (CO) aims to provide the participants with an overview of the concepts, processes, and approaches in organizing work in the context of current day realities. Presentation of good practices on the emerging trends in social development such as gender mainstreaming, community-based disaster risk reduction management, and organizing for good governance will be presented. The course will enhance the organizing skills of the participants in preparing a CO plan that they will implement in their respective organizations.

The 2016 Philippine Journal of Social Development revisits the idea of “creative” of “creativity”, an oft-repeated standard in social development practice yet whose parameters are not always well-defined. What is creativity in social development? Does it entail the utilization of art forms such as songs, poetry or dancing? Is it the same as the creation of something “new”?