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The UP Population Institute and the Demographic Research and Development Foundation , Inc., presents new research brief on older Filipinos’ awareness of influenza and pneumococcal vaccines, their level of vaccination, and the extent to which these vary across selected characteristics of older people.
Social Science and Society Lectures
These lectures by subject-matter experts on various social science topics were delivered either by individuals who are affiliated with the Philippine Social Science Council (PSSC) or during PSSC-organized events.
Lecture by Dr. Mellissa Withers on “Politics, Public Health, and the Pandemic” during the 2021 PMRN General Assembly
Dr. Mellissa Withers, Executive Director of the APRU Global Health Program, presents her lecture on how immigrants in the United States have been impacted by the pandemic during the 2021 Philippine Migration Research Network General Assembly held last March 1-2, 2021.
Lecture by 2021 VAMERA Recipient Dr. George Borrinaga on “José Rizal in the Emotional Landscape of Samar and Leyte at the Turn of the 20th Century”
On 23 February 2021, Dr. George Emmanuel R. Borrinaga, Assistant Professor at the History Section – Department of Anthropology, Sociology, and History of the University
In an event organized by the Philippine Social Science Council in 2016, the late Dr. Aileen San Pablo-Baviera, former Dean of the University of the
With the launch of PSSC’s online courses on Digital Approaches to Social Science Research, let’s take a look at how Executive Director Dr. Lourdes M.
Featured Social Scientists
PSSC takes pride in its roster of social scientists who have served the discipline and the nation throughout the years. Get to know them and their valuable work here.
Think Pieces presents the views, arguments, reflections and insights of Filipino scholars and educators on various topics of national interests and current events. The articles, essays and related resources in this page seek to encourage critical thinking and spark meaningful exchanges. Think Pieces is developed by the Philippine Social Science Council (PSSC) in cooperation with its member-organizations.
Watch these webinars organized or co-organized by PSSC and its member-organizations.
On January 27, 2021, the Philippine Social Science Council and the Oscar M. Lopez Center held The Climate Dialogues: Bolstering Climate Action with Social Science via Zoom and
On December 11, 2020, the Philippine Social Science Council held its last webinar for the year, How we can learn fast and teach smart? Remote
PSSC-ISCCR Webinar Series: Narratives of COVID-19 from the Social Science Communities in India and the Philippines
To officially launch the partnership between the Philippine Social Science Council (PSSC) and the Indian Council for Social Science Research (ICSSR), a series of webinars
Following the webinar on Media Freedom in the Time of Pandemic, the University of the Philippines College of Mass Communication Foundation Inc. (UPCMCFI), in cooperation