Policy briefs

Learn more about the proposed legislations on NOC, ICCA, and NLUA

Wednesday September 6, 2017

Corollary to the main policy of the Philippine Constitution on linking land ownership and use to equitable distribution of wealth and a balanced ecology are the progressive asset reform laws on the alienation of lands and their use, resource conservation and protection, and recognition of the rights of farmers, indigenousRead More

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NES Philippines explores engagement with the Office of the Vice President’s Anti-Poverty Program

Wednesday August 30, 2017

Recognizing the importance of the Anti-Poverty Program of the Office of the Vice President (OVP), National Engagement Strategy (NES) in the Philippines met with Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Gerona Robredo on 22 August 2017 to explore possibilities of partnerships with the initiatives of the NES platform. NES Philippines believesRead More


NES Philippines partners with DAR on fast-tracking the resolution of tenure issues of farming communities

Tuesday August 29, 2017

More than 50 farmers, together with National Engagement Strategy (NES) Members, met with Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary Rafael Mariano and his Undersecretaries on 28 July 2017 at DAR Central Office to present agrarian reform and rural development policy agenda (ARRD); seek DAR’s commitment on the resolution of specificRead More

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