2015 Internally Funded Projects

Risk Factors Associated with Outbreaks of Infectious Diseases and Psychosocial Problems in the Afetermath of Disasters in Marikina Areas Around Laguna de Bay and Manila Bay
Project Leader: Lydia L. Leonardo
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Manila
Project Duration: July 2013 – Dec. 2013, Jan. 2014 – Dec. 2014, Jan 2015 – Dec 2015

Environment and Food Security Interactions Under Climate Change in Selected Communities in the Marikina and Sta. Cruz/ Pagsanjan Watersheds and Manila Bay Coastal Areas
Project Leader: Agnes C. Rola
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Los Baños
Project Duration: July 2013 – Dec 2013, Jan 2014 – Dec. 2014, Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2015

Implementing Issues of the IEC Component of RA10121 at the Local Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (LDRRMC) Level in Dinagat Island.
Project Leader: Dennis John F. Sumaylo
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Mindanao
Project Duration: July – 2014 – Dec. 2014, July 2015 – Dec. 2015

Impact Assessment of Dengue Interventions and Development of the Integrative Framework for Prevention by
Project Leader: Nelfa M. Glova
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Mindanao
Project Duration: July 2014 – Dec. 2014, July 2015 – Dec. 2015

Drivers and Barriers of Physical Fitness Program in Selected Government Offices in Davao City
Project Leader: Jezreel M. Abarca
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Mindanao
Project Duration: July 2014 – Dec. 2014, July 2015 – Dec. 2015

Conservation Finance: A Comparative Analysis on Planning and Management Arrangements in Tourism Destination Areas with High Biodiversity Value.
Project Leader: Ricardo M. Sandalo
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Los Baños
Project Duration: July 2014 – Dec. 2014, July 2015 – Dec. 2015

Toward Phil. Green Cities: Assessing Land Use, Community Practices and Policies on Urban Sustainability.
Project Leader: Kristian Karlo Saguin
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Diliman
Project Duration: Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2015

Study on the allocation of Local Disaster Risk Management Funds: Evidence from Selected Cities in Metro Manila.
Project Leader: Rachel Khan
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Diliman
Project Duration: Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2015

Translation of and Communicating Natural Disaster Risk via Digital and Social Media Using Disaster Icons.
Project Leader: Benjamin Vallejo
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Diliman
Project Duration: Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2015

Environment-Induced Migration and Mobility Patterns: Lessons Towards Building Resiliency in Yolanda-Affected Fishing Communities in Leyte.
Project Leader: Marieta Sumagaysay
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Visayas
Project Duration: Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2015

Modelling and Prediction of Crime Incidence in Urban Areas for Public Safety.
Project Leader: Ryan Ciriaco M. Dulaca
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Cebu
Project Duration: July 2014 – Dec. 2014, July 2015, Dec. 2015

Finding Cebu’s Poverty Indicators for Poverty Alleviation Policies.
Project Leader: Phoebe Zoe Maria Sanchez
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Cebu
Project Duration: July 2014 – Dec. 2014, July 2015 – Dec. 2015

Fish Stock at Risk: Is Regulating Beneficial for the sardines fisheries of the Visayan Sea.
Project Leader: Ruby P. Napata
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Visayas
Project Duration: July 2014 – Dec. 2014, July 2015 – Dec. 2015

Improving the Bivalve Mariculture Industry in the Phils. through Policy and Regulatory Reforms.
Project Leader: Liberty N. Espectato
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Visayas
Project Duration: Jan 2015 – Dec. 2015

Life cycle Cost Benefit Analysis of variable renewable Energy in the Phil. ELECTRICITY Generator Sector.
Project Leader: Mili-Ann M. Tamayao
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Diliman
Project Duration: Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2015

Comparative Analysis of Anti-Discrimination Policies at the Local Level: Toward Gender-Fair & LGBT – Inclusive Governance in the Philippines.
Project Leader: Jean E. Franco
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Diliman
Project Duration: Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2015

The Nature and Dynamics of Sister-Cities Program in the Philippines.
Project Leader: Michael Tamanut
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Diliman
Project Duration: Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2015

Relative Benefits: Kinship, Competition and the Quality of Local Govt.
Project Leader: Rogelio Alicor L. Panao
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Diliman
Project Duration: Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2015

A Study to examine MTBMLE in its broader ecosystem and the Policy Environment that hastens or hinders its successful implementation. Elizabeth Caliwanagan & Francisco Datar.
Project Leader: Mercedes Arzadon
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Baguio
Project Duration: Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2015

Constructing Models of Best Practices for Supplementary Implementing Guidelines of DepEd’s MTB-MLE (Phase 2)
Project Leader: Anna Christie Torres
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Baguio
Project Duration: Mar. 2015 – Sep. 2015

Assessing the New Employment Patterns and Coping Mechanism of Selected Workers in BPOs of Cebu IT Park
Project Leader: Adela G. Ellson
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Mindanao
Project Duration: July 2014 – Dec. 2014, July 2015 – Dec. 2015

Migration Studies Program-Network Analysis
Project Leader: Dr. Clarinda Berja
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Diliman
Project Duration: Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2015

Sikat Saka Program and its Benefits and Impacts to Small Farmer-Borrowers
Project Leader: Karen Quiloy
Unit Implementing the Project: UP Los Baños
Project Duration: Jan. 2015 – Dec. 2015

Externally Funded Projects

NCWC- Review and Updating of the National Marine Policy 1994
Project Leader: Dr. Edna Estifania A. Co
Unit Implementing the Project: UP System
Project Duration: July 2015 – June 2016
Funding Agency: NCWC

DENR – Capacity Building of CENROs – Environmental Governance UPPEG
Project Leader: CIDS
Unit Implementing the Project: UP System
Project Duration: Mar. 2015 – Mar. 2016
Funding Agency: DENR

Korea Research Center Program under CIDS funds c/o OIL
Project Leader: CIDS
Unit Implementing the Project: UP System
Project Duration: July 2015 – June 2016
Funding Agency: OIL