Human Development


2008/2009 Philippine Human Development Report

Institutions, Politics and Human Development The Philippine Human Development Network (HDN), in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the New Zealand Agency for International Assistance (NZAID) and the Philippine Institute for Development Studies (PIDS), launched themore


2009 Human Development Report

Human development is about putting people at the center of development. It is about people realizing their potential, increasing their choices, and enjoying the freedom to lead lives they value. Since 1990, annual Human Development Reports have explored many challenges including poverty, gender,more


2010 Asia and the Pacific Human Development Report

The report, Power, Voices and Rights: A Turning Point for Gender Equality in Asia and the Pacific, focuses on the critical question of advancing gender equality, as seen through the prism of women’s unequal power, voice, and rights. Despite the region’s many economic gains, the Reportmore