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CDD - LED Forum 2021 Philippines

Created Feb 25 2021, 5:35 PM by Anastasiia Krasilnikova

Moving from access to basic services to sustainable livelihood development

Community Driven Development and Local Economic Development (CDD/LED) Approaches

Learning Session

February 23, 24, and 26, 2021

8 – 11 am (Manila time)

Agenda Outline

Day 1

Global experiences on Local Economic Development and Community-Driven Development

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Day 2

  • Janmejay Singh (World Bank) Presentation on global lessons

Session 1: Philippine Experience in Community Economic Development

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Session 2: Lessons Learned on Community-Driven Enterprise Development (CDED) in the Philippines

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Day 3

The way forward:  Determining Key Design Features of LED Modality under 


Small group and breakout sessions

  • Group 1 Topic: Role of community or peoples’ organization and basic capacity building needs
  • Group 2 Topic: Strategic adjustments in CDD process (to include changes in participatory methods, maintaining community participation and tools)
  • Group 3 Topic: The evolving role of DSWD as the lead agency and new competency requirements
  • Group 4 Topics: (a) Key partnership arrangements at national and LGU levels in relation to full devolution and SC's mandalas ruling; and (b) Selecting initial target areas - filters /criteria to be used