Sustainable revitalization of an economic pillar

The Philippine mining industry can now progress from its long-repressed potential into a revitalized strategic economic pillar empowered with conducive regulatory stability. An enabling policy regime will boost the industry’s global competitiveness. The mining industry must reciprocate by delivering on its environmental stewardship responsibilities as we move towards a more sustainable post-pandemic environment. Read More

Addressing climate change with disaster, holiday altruism

Paco A. Pangalangan, Executive Director, Stratbase ADR Institute When Super Typhoon Odette came, devastation reigned. The unprecedented damage across Visayas and Mindanao left many without access to basic necessities such as food, electricity, telecommunications and reliable information. When it left, Odette took with it a reported 367 lives and rendered thousands homeless, with over 52,000… Read More

A strategic national agenda to move forward

Dindo Manhit, President, Stratbase ADR Institute The May 2022 national elections are revealing themselves to be a political quagmire. The outcome and aftermath will have a deep impact on every Filipino. Realities on the ground present sobering and multi-faceted challenges for the next administration. These challenges must be met accordingly with responsive reforms to raise… Read More