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L to R: Dr. Patrick Flores, Kim Atienza, Tony Godfrey, and Karen Davila (Asia Society)

"Who Determines the Value of Art?"

A collector, an educator and a curator share their views on the complexities of art valuation more
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Transparency Forum 3.0

The 3rd annual Transparency Forum will present best practices in good governance, transparency, and citizen participation from across the region in order to address current Philippine issues. more

Sustaining The Economic Growth Momentum

Can the Philippines continue to be Asia's "rising tiger" economy? more
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The Road to Recovery: Philippines Ten Months After Haiyan

Join us in a panel discussion to find out how are rehabilitation efforts going 10 months after the Haiyan disaster. more
Eric Gamalinda (L), author of "The Descartes Highlands" (Akashic Books).

Eric Gamalinda: 'The Descartes Highlands'

An explosive novel from Filipino American writer Eric Gamalinda tells the story of two brothers, adopted from the Philippines and unaware of each other's existence. more
Composer and musician Susie Ibarra, shown here in "The Cotabato Sessions," travels throughout the Philippines recording indigenous musicians in an effort to preserve and promote a cultural heritage. (Joel Quizon)

In the Philippines, Hearing Music as a Key Step on Path Toward Peace

Composer, percussionist, and musicologist Susie Ibarra is driven by a belief that the values in traditional music and indigenous cultures can bring people together. more

Experts Discuss Cities at Risk

Resiliency isn’t just about bouncing back; it’s about planning cities better in the first place more
Tacloban city was the worst hit by Super Typhoon Haiyan, which devastated the central Philippines on November 8, 2013. (Marcel Crozet/ILO)

Interview: How Mapping Can Help Cities Become More Resilient to Natural Disasters

Crisis management expert Celina Agaton provides an update on urban recovery efforts following Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines, and offers a potentially life-saving prediction. more
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Orient Road: Fine Persian Carpets and Rugs

Rediscover the beauty and fascinating history of Persian rugs and carpets more
A swathe of pink clouds paint the evening sky in Malay, Philippines on June 2, 2014. (iloveglay/Flickr)

Photo of the Day: A Puff of Pink in the Philippines

A swathe of pink clouds paint the evening sky in Malay, Philippines on June 2, 2014. (iloveglay/Flickr) more