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People Participation in Local Governance: The Naga City People’s Council Experience (53 downloads)

  • This study documented the journey of the Naga City People’s Council in the City of Naga, Camarines Sur. It determined how this local council was able to develop and use their social accountability tools that aided them to be more effective people’s voice in local governance. Further, this paper serves as an encouragement for other Civil Society Organizations that people participation can work on local governance. This study was conducted by the Ateneo de Naga University – Center for Local Governance.

Resilience to Hydro-Meteorological Disasters of Coastal Municipalities in Metro Naga, Camarines Sur, Philippines (74 downloads)

  • The study evaluated the resilience of the five coastal municipalities of the Metro Naga to hydro-meteorological disaster. It focused on flooding because it is known to be the most frequent and the most damaging hazard to the country. This is study was conducted by the Ateneo Social Science Research Center.

2017 Third Quarter Naga City Poverty and Governance Public Opinion Poll.pdf (57 downloads)

  • Quarterly survey conducted by the Ateneo Student Researchers Pool (ASRP) under the guidance of Ateneo Social Science Research Center (ASSRC) with funding support from the University Research Council (URC), Ateneo de Naga University.

Phil-LiDAR Research

  • The Ateneo de Naga University (AdNU) through INECAR is the sole implementing body of the Philippine -Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) research project in the Bicol Region. As such, AdNU was responsible for generating high resolution and vulnerability assessment maps for the provinces of Albay, Camarines Sur, Camarines Norte, Catanduanes, Sorsogon and Masbate.