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The Philippines: Higher Education and Development

Lorraine Pe Symaco

Lorraine Symaco is Director of the Centre for Research in International and Comparative Education(CRICE) at the University of Malaya, Malaysia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Education in South-East Asia

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Education Around the World chapter

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... and thus support of it will even ‘add to the returns that accrue to private individuals on their investments in the economy’ (Symaco, 2009: 9). The United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDG) – specifically with regard to the universal...

Education and Poverty in the Philippines

Lorraine Pe Symaco

Lorraine Symaco is Director of the Centre for Research in International and Comparative Education(CRICE) at the University of Malaya, Malaysia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Education, Poverty, Malnutrition and Famine : Education as a Humanitarian Response

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

Book chapter

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... (Pham and Fry 2011; Noonan 2011; Ahrens and McNamara 2013; Symaco 2013). The prominent human capital theory emphasized long ago (Harbison and Myers 1964) the role of education in bringing about economic advancement and has been a major...

Education and NGOs: Introduction

Lorraine Pe Symaco

Lorraine Symaco is Director of the Centre for Research in International and Comparative Education(CRICE) at the University of Malaya, Malaysia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Education and NGOs

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book chapter

6

... on the Philippines by Benjamin Diokno and Lorraine Pe Symaco outlines frequently overlooked tendencies of NGOs to corruption. Notwithstanding the positive orientation of various NGOs in the country on education provision, cases of gross abuse of public...

Education and NGOs in the Philippines

Benjamin Diokno

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Lorraine Pe Symaco

Lorraine Symaco is Director of the Centre for Research in International and Comparative Education(CRICE) at the University of Malaya, Malaysia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Education and NGOs

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Book chapter

4

... in addition to geographical ‘exclusion’ of some areas make it difficult for children to access schools (Symaco, 2013a). Fluctuations in net enrolment rates (NER) are also recorded over the years. From a near-universal rate (97 per cent) in school...

Education, Poverty, Malnutrition and Famine: An Overview

Lorraine Pe Symaco

Lorraine Symaco is Director of the Centre for Research in International and Comparative Education(CRICE) at the University of Malaya, Malaysia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Education, Poverty, Malnutrition and Famine : Education as a Humanitarian Response

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

Book chapter

6

... government and the MILF and MNLF factions, as explored in the chapter by Lorraine Pe Symaco, recounts how this has led to pushing the Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) and the Filipino Muslims farther into poverty. The dire need...

The Philippines: Education Issues and Challenges

Lorraine Pe Symaco

Lorraine Symaco is Director of the Centre for Research in International and Comparative Education(CRICE) at the University of Malaya, Malaysia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Education in South-East Asia

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

Education Around the World chapter

4

... nation. This explains why societies worldwide allocate substantial investment in resources to prepare and deliver a formal system of education that will help support social and economic development (Tullao, 1999; Symaco, 2009). Expansion...