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Report on the Enabling Environment for Philippine CSOs Published

The Civicus World Alliance for Citizen Participation published last January 2017 the Philippine Report on the Enabling Environment National Assessment (EENA). This report provides an assessment of the legal, regulatory, policy, financial and social environment in which civil society organizations (CSOs) operate in the Philippines. This national level assessment for the Philippines is part of […]

No to Death Penalty

We Oppose the Death Penalty, Call for Justice Reform

February 23, 2017 We, the Caucus of Development NGO Networks (CODE-NGO), the largest network of development civil society organizations (CSOs) in the Philippines, oppose the proposed reinstatement of the death penalty in the country. In CODE-NGO’s Philippine Development Covenant, we declared our commitment to protect and promote fundamental freedoms and human rights. We oppose the […]


Resolution on Intensive Information Dissemination on Federalism

Caucus of Development NGO Networks 25th General Assembly GA Resolution No. 25 – 10  Sponsoring MN: COALITION FOR BICOL DEVELOPMENT (CBD)  A resolution urging CODE-NGO and its Member Networks to Conduct Massive Learning Sessions and Orientations on Federalism including the establishment of autonomous regions within the federal states for CAR and ARMM as a Proposed […]

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CODE-NGO Celebrates 25 Years of Collaboration and Impact for Social Development

QUEZON CITY —CODE-NGO, a coalition of development-focused civil society organizations (CSOs), held its 25th anniversary and Social Development Celebration (SocDev2016) at the Sequoia Hotel in Quezon City from November 23-24, 2016. The event, the largest gathering of CSOs in the development sector, was attended by more than 200 representatives from the coalition’s 12 member networks, […]