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 University of the Philippines Diliman (UP Diliman) is a modern research university advancing sustainable, innovative, and people-centered national development.
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 Department is the primary agency responsible for the conservation, management, development, and proper use of the country’s environment and natural resources, , as well as the licensing and regulation of all natural resources.
The Department of Health (DOH) is the principal health agency in the Philippines. It is responsible for ensuring access to basic public health services to all Filipinos through the provision of quality health care and regulation of providers of health goods and services.