Results of the 2018 LSAHP to be discussed in forum on 09 Dec

Ageing and Health in the Philippines: Findings from the 2018 LSAHP

From UPDate Diliman:

How healthy are the older Pinoys and what is the quality of their lives? These were the issues looked into by the 2018 Longitudinal Study of Ageing and Health in the Philippines (LSAHP) and will be discussed at the forum “Ageing and Health in the Philippines: Findings from the 2018 LSAHP” on December 9, 9 a.m. at the Park Inn by Radisson, North Edsa, Quezon City.

DRDF conducts first longitudinal study on aging in the Philippines

Project Title: 
2018 Longitudinal Study of Aging and Health in the Philippines (LSAHP)
Project Partners: 
Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia (ERIA)
Project Period: 
September - December 2018 (Baseline Survey)

The number of older people in the Philippines is the fastest growing sector in the country, accounting currently for seven (7%) percent of the total population and is projected to increase to 16 percent by 2045. Such trends are inevitable due to improvements in health and longevity, but with it also comes issues such an their frailty, age-related health problems and increasing disabilities.

DRDF wins bidding on CHED-GTS data entry development

Project Title: 
Graduate Tracer Studies (GTS) Data Entry Process and Development of Database System for the Commission on Higher Education (CHED)
Project Partners: 
Commission on Higher Education (CHED) and the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) - Procurement Service (PS)
Project Period: 
April - December 2018

After its fifth attempt in winning the bid, the Demographic Research and Development Foundation, Inc. (DRDF) has finally been selected to be the service provider in developing the data entry system for the Commission on Higher Education (CHED)’s latest Graduate Tracer Study (GTS) Program, awarded this April 2018.