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PPP Center, Laguna Lake Development Authority discuss potential collaboration and PPP projects

PPP Center, Laguna Lake Development Authority discuss potential collaboration and PPP projects

The Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Center met with Laguna Lake Development Authority (LLDA) to discuss (i) The PPP program, (ii) How the Amended BOT Law can assist LLDA’s sustainable development initiatives, (iii) PPP concepts, and (iv) Scope of PPP Center assistance last July 12, 2021. LLDA identified multiple potential PPP projects with the PPP Center offering... continue reading

Two UP PGH health projects to boost access to top-rated medical facilities

Two UP PGH health projects to boost access to top-rated medical facilities

The University of the Philippines – Philippine General Hospital (UP PGH) is poised to expand its medical services in keeping with its role as the country’s biggest referral hospital. The UP PGH Cancer Center and the UP PGH Diliman Projects are part of the government’s line-up of critical health projects to be pursued through the... continue reading

DTI, PPP Center conduct online capacity building on PPP project identification and structuring for select Cagayan Valley LGUs

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DTI, PPP Center conduct online capacity building on PPP project identification and structuring for select Cagayan Valley LGUs

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Region 2, in collaboration with the PPP Center, conducted an Online Capacity Building Activity (OCBA) on PPP Project Identification and Structuring for selected local government units (LGUs) in Cagayan Vlley on July 7-8, 2021 via Zoom. The OCBA enabled the participants to understand the Philippine PPP program including... continue reading

NEDA, PPP Center conduct market sounding for NEDA sa Makati property redevelopment project

NEDA, PPP Center conduct market sounding for NEDA sa Makati property redevelopment project

The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) and the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Center in collaboration with Sycip Gorres Velayo & Co. (SGV) conducted a market sounding webinar to provide a structured dialogue with interested private companies and get their insights on the NEDA sa Makati Property Redevelopment Project. The webinar was held on July 12,... continue reading

Local government units attend course on joint venture agreements

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Local government units attend course on joint venture agreements

Around 160 participants from 65 local government units nationwide attended the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Center’s Introductory Course on Joint Venture (JV) Agreements from June 21-25, 2021. The week-long online capacity building activity was implemented through a combination of synchronous and asynchronous learning methodologies. Three live webinars were held via the Microsoft Teams platform and covered... continue reading

PPP Center, OADR, Infrastructure Asia, SIAC conduct OCBA on dispute resolution in PPP projects

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PPP Center, OADR, Infrastructure Asia, SIAC conduct OCBA on dispute resolution in PPP projects

The Public-Private Partnership Center (PPPC) in partnership with the Office for Alternative Dispute Resolution (OADR), Singapore-based Infrastructure Asia, and Singapore International Arbitration Centre (SIAC) conducted a two-day online capacity building activity (OCBA) on Dispute Resolution in PPP Projects on June 29-30, 2021 via MS Teams. The OCBA sought to inform the participants about Executive Order... continue reading

PPP Center underscores link between PPPs and sustainability at the UN ESCAP South-East Asia Policy Dialogue

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PPP Center underscores link between PPPs and sustainability at the UN ESCAP South-East Asia Policy Dialogue

PPP Center Deputy Executive Director Mia Mary Sebastian highlighted the role of PPPs in promoting sustainable infrastructure in the Philippines at the South-East Asia Policy Dialogue held on June 24, 2021 by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UN ESCAP). In her presentation, Deputy Executive Director Sebastian discussed how... continue reading

BCWD Initiates New Project for Water Supply and Septage

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BCWD Initiates New Project for Water Supply and Septage

Over the past years, the City of Bislig has experienced shortages in water supply especially during the summer period. This is primarily attributed to the drought experienced by one of the City’s main watersheds. The drought also exacerbated the already limited available water sources that could meet the City’s requirements. In response to this pressing... continue reading

PPP Center discusses upcoming projects, trends at the Asian Infrastructure Forum 2021

PPP Center discusses upcoming projects, trends at the Asian Infrastructure Forum 2021

During the Asia Infrastructure Forum 2021 organized by Infrastructure Asia on June 23, 2021, the PPP Center highlighted upcoming PPP projects in the Philippines and discussed future trends and challenges in the country’s digital infrastructure space. PPP Center Director Maria Lerma Advincula participated in AIF’s project discussion segment, where she bared two water PPP projects... continue reading

PPPC partner, CDIA grants project development support for the Tri-City Ferry System

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PPPC partner, CDIA grants project development support for the Tri-City Ferry System

The Cities Development Initiative for Asia (CDIA) granted project development support for the Tri-City Ferry System Project which is a joint project of the City Governments of Alaminos and Dagupan, Pangasinan, and San Fernando, La Union. The CDIA City Application was duly approved on June 13, 2021. CDIA support will include the preparation of a... continue reading