In The Pipeline


In the Pipeline is a twice-monthly roundup of upcoming conferences, lectures, and other events to get up to speed on the social sciences. Interested parties may contact the editorial staff by clicking on “Contact Us” on the left sidebar or by emailing



Alliance for the Advancement of People’s Rights (Karapatan), Ecumenical Voice for Human Rights & Peace (EcuVoice), and the International Coordinating Committee for Human Rights in the Philippines (ICCHRP) in cooperation with Peace for Life & International League of Peoples’ Struggle (ILPS) bring you the

International Conference on Human Rights and Peace in the Philippines (ICHRPP)

July 19-21, 2013

Before the conference, delegates will have the chance to join the International Solidarity Mission from July 14 to 18, 2013

Ranging from three to five days, Mission participants will visit actual sites:

  • Large-scale mining
  • Landgrabbing by foreign multinational companies
  • Strikes, other trade union struggles, and in worker communities
  • Forced evacuation and the plight of internal refugees due to militarization in the countryside
  • Forced eviction and relocation sites in the urban areas
  • Targeted areas of extensive political repression
  • Detention centers and prisons, meet with political prisoners

For more details, visit

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The UP School of Economics Student Council and the UP Economics Towards Consciousness bring you

Kapekonomiya: Surveying the Financial Affair Policy of the University of the Philippines
SE Auditorium, July 12, 4pm-7pm

Scrap or Revise? Hear our top academicians and student leader discuss the controversial Socialized Tuition Financial Assistance Program and its most heated issues!

For more information, visit the UP ETC and UP ESC Facebook pages.

Image courtesy of UP ETC

IBON BirdTalk

IBON BirdTalk

IBON Foundation presents its semiannual briefing of on socioeconomic and political assessment and trends–IBON BirdTalk. Time and dates of the event are indicated above.

For more information, visit the IBON Foundation website

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Marian Piety and Modernity

Marian Piety and Modernity

The University of the Philippines College of Social Sciences and Philosophy (CSSP) Sociology Deparment presents Marian Piety and Modernity: A Sociological Assessment of the Perpetual Help Devotion in the Philippines.

July 30, 2013

2:30 PM

Palma Hall 207

UP Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines