Fifth Annual Public Policy Conference

The Philippine Institute for Development Studies held the 5th Annual Public Policy Conference on the theme “Navigating the New Globalization: Local Actions for Global Challenges” on September 19, 2019 at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila.

The event brought together over 400 participants from the government, academe, private sector, and civil society to listen and engage with local and international experts as they discuss their insights, perspectives, and solutions on how to address the challenges and harness the opportunities that the new era of globalization brings.

APPC 2019 is supported by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, Department of Foreign Affairs, Department of the Interior and Local Government, National Economic and Development Authority, Philippine Competition Commission, Department of Trade and Industry, and Asian Development Bank.