Monthly Archives: March 2014

COMPREHENSIVE AGREEMENT ON THE BANGSAMORO : Peace at Last, It Seems, But Can It Confront Climate Change Completely?

CURRENT SOCIETAL ONCERNS Elpidio V. Peria 30 March 2014 The week that just passed was historic on two counts- the signing of the Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro (CAB) last 27 March and the Working Group II meeting of the … Continue reading

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UNDERSTANDING PARR’S NO “NO-BUILD ZONE” POLICY : Good, Bad, or What and Who Will Have the Final Say?

CURRENT SOCIETAL CONCERNS Elpidio V. Peria 15 March 2014 Just the other day, the Office of the Presidential Assistant for Recovery & Rehabilitation (OPARR) issued a press release that they are not recommending a 40m “No Build Zone” policy for … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Why ASEAN Integration Alone Will Not Rescue Philippine Manufacturing `

CURRENT INNOVATION & SOCIETAL CONCERNS Elpidio V. Peria 12 March 2014 Philippine Institute of Development Studies (PIDS) Director Josef Yap made a presentation recently before UP Economics students exploring the prospects of the Philippine manufacturing sector when the integration of … Continue reading

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