The National Economic and Development Authority is the country’s socioeconomic planning body, highly regarded as the authority in macroeconomic forecasting and policy analysis and research. It provides high-level advice to policymakers in Congress and the Executive Branch.
The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) is an independent National Human Rights Institution (NHRI) created under the 1987 Philippine Constitution. The Commission is mandated to conduct investigations on human rights violations against marginalized and vulnerable sectors of the society, involving civil and political rights.
The Open Data Philippines (ODPH) Portal is an online repository of open data from different government agencies. ODPH addresses the constitutional right of Filipinos to information and data as part of an initiative promoting transparent, participatory, inclusive, and accountable governance.
Freedom House is a non-profit organization group in Washington, D.C. It is best known for political advocacy surrounding issues of democracy, political freedom, and human rights.
The Philippine National Police is the armed national police force in the Philippines. It’s mission is to enforce the law, prevent and control crimes, maintain peace and order, and ensure public safety and internal security with the active support of the community.
The Philippine Statistics Authority is the central statistical authority of the Philippine government, collecting, compiling, analyzing, and publishing statistical information on the people of the Philippines’ economic, social, demographic, political, and general affairs, as well as enforcing the country’s civil registration functions.
The Metropolitan Manila Development authority performs planning, monitoring and coordinative functions for the delivery of metro-wide services within Metro Manila.
As one of the five pillars of the Criminal Justice System, the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP) was created to address the growing concern of jail management and penology problem.