PHILSSA Holds 28th General Assembly

PHILSSA Holds 28th General Assembly

PHILSSA held its 28th General Assembly last June 21-22, 2018 at the Walter Hogan Building in Ateneo de Manila University in Quezon City that was attended by 45 of its 60 member NGOs. The two-day event formally opened with the welcome message of PHILSSA Chair, Rosemarie Johnson- Herrera. In her message, she recognized the milestones that the PHILSSA network has achieved in terms of its development goals and its contributions in promoting an...

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PHILSSA STATEMENT IN SUPPORT OF RODRIGO “BOY” OLARTE AND KATOTOHANAN, PAGKAKAISA, SERBISYO (KPS)

PHILSSA STATEMENT IN SUPPORT OF RODRIGO “BOY” OLARTE AND KATOTOHANAN,  PAGKAKAISA, SERBISYO (KPS)

                      Partnership of Philippine Support Service Agencies (PHILSSA), a partnership network of sixty (60) development service providers from the National Capital Region (NCR), Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao working for inclusive, transformative and sustainable urbanization, is calling for social justice and equal protection of the law for Mr. Rodrigo “Boy” Olarte, founder of...

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Angat Calamianes Rehabilitation and Resilience Project

(Implemented by PHILSSA in partnership with the Palawan Advocates on Good Governance and Empowerment (PAGE) and funded by Christian Aid. Project Duration: 1 May 2014- 30 September 2016 Project Area: 26 Barangays in the Municipalities of Busuanga, Coron, Culion & Linapacan, Palawan Objectives: Vulnerabilities of specific community sectors are reduced while local capacities for disaster resilience are enhanced  through multi-level...

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Financial Enablers Project: Urban Disaster Preparedness, Response and Resilience in Greater Manila Region

Project Summary: The project aims to develop an integrated Framework and Strategy for Urban Disaster Preparedness, Response and Resilience that will be implemented initially in selected areas in Greater Manila Region involving 9 consortium members with various areas of technical competence. Along the training and communications campaign for awareness and capacity-building of local communities, the project will form/ strengthen local CSO...

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PHILSSA Learns from Taiwan’s DRRM Efforts

PHILSSA Learns from Taiwan’s DRRM Efforts

PHILSSA conducted a three-day Learning Exchange with the National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction (NCDR) in Taiwan last January 8-10, 2018. The Learning Exchange was part of the Financial Enablers Project: Urban Disaster Preparedness, Response, and Resilience in Greater Manila Region.  Funded by START Network, this consortium project was implemented by the PHILSSA Secretariat and its nine (9) member NGOs such as ALTERPLAN,...

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