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UPPI Produces New Population Specialists

Posted on: 2 August 2018

Ms. Elaeza P. Abellar and Ms. Klarriness P. TanalgoMs. Elaeza P. Abellar and Ms. Klarriness P. Tanalgo

Ms. Elaeza L. Abellar and Ms. Klarriness P. Tanalgo, both Master of Population Studies (MPOPS) students, were able to successfully present their pre-print papers prior to the scheduled annual commencement exercises in the University and thus were eligible to attend the graduation ceremonies.

Solicitation Letter for UPPI Fellowship Fund

19 July 2018

Dear Colleagues, Alumna/Alumnus and Friends,

Greetings! Four years ago in 2014, the UP Population Institute(UPPI) celebrated its 50th Foundation Anniversary with a year-long array of activities. These included research symposia, academic lectures, sponsorship of a PSA one-stop shop, and finale i November where alumni, faculty, and current and former employees gathered together for a fun-filled evening of speeches, games, songs, and dances.

Manglal-lan Wins UPPI Academic Excellence Award

Posted on: 3 August 2018

Ms. Manglal-lan with Prof. Maria Paz Marquez & Dr. Maria Midea KabamalanMs. Manglal-lan with Prof. Maria Paz Marquez & Dr. Maria Midea Kabamalan

Ms. Lyka T. Manglal-lan, Master Population Studies (MPOPS) student, got the highest general weighted average (GWA) among her fellow graduate students for the 2nd semester of academic year (AY) 2017-2018 thereby winning for herself the UP Population Institute Academic Excellence Award.



The UP Population Institute is raising money to continuously provide full scholarships for qualified graduate students , and the UPPI Academic Excellence Award for the top academic performer per semester. The fund-raising activity commenced with the start of the Institute’s 50th anniversary celebrations in November 2014.

Fat Bakla Pageants & the Deaf Queer- Ms. Christian Joy Cruz Co-authors Journal Articles on Filipino Queer Culture

Posted on: 13 July 2018

Co-authors Ms. Joy Cruz & Dr. Emmanuel DavidCo-authors Ms. Joy Cruz & Dr. Emmanuel David
      Ms. Christian Joy P. Cruz, university researcher at the UP Population Institute, has co-authored two journal articles recently published this year which examine Filipino queer culture.



Posted on: 30 April 2018

The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) is collaborating with the University of the Philippines, particularly, with the Population Institute of the College of Social Sciences and Philosophy in the Diliman campus, to undertake the country’s first ever National Migration Survey (NMS).

UPPI paper on contraceptive use now in Studies in Family Planning

Posted on: 23 April 2018

(left to right) Elma P. Laguna, Maria Paz N. Marquez and Maria Midea M. Kabamalan of the UP Population Institute.

The working paper of UPPI faculty members and recipients of the 2017 Demographic Health Survey Fellowship is now published in the June 2018 issue of Studies in Family Planning.

Cracks on Traditional Union in the Philippines as Dissolution & Cohabitation Rise

  • Posted on: 27 November 2017
Mr. Jeofrey B. Abalos

Global trends show rising rates of divorce or dissolution of heterosexual marriage, increasing cohabitation, and delay of marital union. Recent research in the Philippines show an apparent tilt towards these patterns.

UPPI Brings PSA Serbilis to KAPP Anew

Posted on: 14 November 2018

Early applicants came from within UP Diliman

The recent CSSP Week celebrations (Linggo ng KAPP) saw the UP Population Institute (UPPI) partnering anew with the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) for civil registration document applications in the latter’s Serbilis program.

UPPI Researcher Attends Climate Change Course in Rotterdam

Posted on: 19 July 2018

With classmates, Mr. Camhol (back, 4th from left) poses after a lectureWith classmates, Mr. Camhol (back, 4th from left) poses after a lecture

From June 11-29, 2018, a university researcher at the UP Population Institute (UPPI) took up a short postgraduate course on climate change management at the Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

Lectures on Mapping & Post-Disaster Research Held at the UPPI

Posted on: 19 July 2018

Dr. Sabine Henry (third from left) poses with lecture participants on Day 2
Dr. Sabine Henry (third from left) poses with lecture participants on Day 2

On July 3, 4, and 6, 2018, from 1-4 p.m., a series of lectures on mapping, GIS, and research in post-disaster Giuian entitled “Locating People in Space” were held at the UP Population Institute.

UPPI Hosts Lectures on “Locating People in Space”

Posted on: 14 June 2018

            The University of the Philippines Population Institute (UPPI) is hosting a series of lectures on the use of mapping in demography and people’s views on the environment at the UPPI Seminar Room (PH 1314-1316), Palma Hall in July 2018.