Development Policy Research Month (DPRM) 2019

The Development Policy Research Month (DPRM) is celebrated every September to encourage the use of data and evidence in planning and policymaking among the country’s leaders and the public at large. It also aims to raise the public’s literacy on socioeconomic issues.

The DPRM is led by the Philippine Institute for Development Studies, the country's foremost socioeconomic think tank, pursuant to Presidential Proclamation 247 signed in 2002.

SOURCE: Philippine Institute for Development Studies

PIDS: Service Through Policy Research

September 26, marks the founding anniversary of state think tank Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS). Created by virtue of Presidential Decree No. 1201, PIDS serves as the Philippine government’s primary socioeconomic policy think tank. Through the years, PIDS has been engaged in the conduct of policy-oriented studies to assist policymakers in crafting development policies, plans, and programs that are based on sound research evidence. Know more about who we are and what we do in this short video.

Globalization 4.0 | The Geopolitical Challenges

SOURCE: World Economic Forum

Globalization 4.0

Globalization is being redefined politically, economically and ecologically at a moment when advanced technologies have ushered in a Fourth Industrial Revolution at a speed and scale unparalleled in human history. How will this new phase of globalization transform international and regional cooperation?

SOURCE: World Economic Forum

What is Globalization 4.0?

Globalization 4.0 in the words of Prof. Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of World Economic Forum, at the World Government Summit 2019.

SOURCE: World Government Summit