PIDS: Policy Notes
(Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2018-10-15)When the National Food Authority (NFA) was established in the early 1970s, both domestic and international rice markets were underdeveloped and highly distorted. Since then, the market has dramatically improved as a responsive food distribution system, ...
(Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2018-10-15)This Policy Note documents the successes and challenges of public sector–civil society engagement under the Oplan LIKAS in Metro Manila. It also highlights the lessons learnt that can be drawn for the crafting of related policies in the country.
(Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2018-07-30)This Policy Note revisits the country’s efforts to achieve gender equality focusing on the rural and agriculture sector. It likewise recommends measures to enrich the policy narratives on women in the context of rural and agricultural livelihoods.
(Philippine Institute for Development Studies, 2018-06-30)Innovation is recognized as an important driver of productivity, sustained economic growth, and development. It is also a key to finding enduring solutions to socioeconomic and environmental challenges. Moreover, it serves as the main driver behind the ...