Philippines

The Philippines ( (listen); Filipino: Pilipinas [ˌpɪlɪˈpinɐs] or Filipinas [fɪlɪˈpinɐs]), officially the Republic of the Philippines (Filipino: Republika ng Pilipinas), is an archipelagic country in Southeast Asia. Situated in the western Pacific Ocean, it consists of about 7,641 islands that are broadly categorized under three main geographical divisions from north to south: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The capital city of the Philippines is Manila and the most populous city is Quezon City, both within the single urban area of Metro Manila. Bounded by the South China Sea to the west, the Philippine Sea to the east, and the Celebes Sea …

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ADB: Asian Development Bank · 22 August 2024 English

The project will be aligned with the following impact: social welfare system strengthened to build resilience and promote human and social development. The outcome will be: health, resilience, and socioeconomic …

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NIPoRe: Nepal Institute for Policy Research · 15 July 2024 English

In the meantime, the Taliban participated in the third UN-led Doha meeting on Afghanistan for the first time. [...] On the other hand, China attended the UN-led conference on Afghanistan …

been facing confrontations with Vietnam and the Philippines over the SCS. China opted out of the Ukraine https://indianexpress.com/article/explained/explained-global/philippines-south-china-sea-conflict-9420957/ https://carnegieendowment


IMF: International Monetary Fund · 12 July 2024

on the Quarterly Projection Model (QPM). In its new version, the Policy Analysis Model for the Philippines (PAMPh2.0) integrates forward-looking projections, endogenous monetary policy, fiscal and macroprudential


Mackenzie Institute · 12 July 2024 English

Manila’s mixed messaging after armed melee with China exposes underlying weakness of Marcos Jr’s stance...


World Bank Group · 11 July 2024

of social assistance in light of the recent pilot launch of the food stamp program (FSP) in the Philippines. Recent crises have underscored the urgency of decisive action on food security. To maximize impact


World Bank Group · 11 July 2024

The Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) is a conditional cash transfer (CCT) program that provides cash to beneficiary households subject to their compliance with program conditionalities. Through the national household …


World Bank Group · 11 July 2024

The Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) is a conditional cash transfer (CCT) program that provides cash to beneficiary households subject to their compliance with program conditionalities. Through the national household …


World Bank Group · 11 July 2024

of social assistance in light of the recent pilot launch of the food stamp program (FSP) in the Philippines. Recent crises have underscored the urgency of decisive action on food security. To maximize impact




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