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Social Protection

Building social protection floors and comprehensive social security systems


ABND assessment based national dialogue
ACP accredited co-partner
AFP Armed Forces of the Philippines
AMC average monthly compensation
AMP Adjustment Measures Program
ARMM Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao
BMP basic monthly pension  
CDD community-driven development  
CG Core Group  
CIDSS Comprehensive and Integrated Delivery of Social Services
COS Contract of Service  
DA Department of Agriculture  
DAR Department of Agrarian Reform  
DBM Department of Budget and Management
DENR Department of Environment and Natural Resources
DepEd Department of Education  
DILEEP DOLE Integrated Livelihood and Emergency Employment Program
DILG Department of the Interior and Local Government
DOH Department of Health  
DOLE Department of Labor and Employment
DPWH Department of Public Works and Highways
DRRM Disaster Risk Reduction and Management
DSWD Department of Social Welfare and Development
EAP economically active population  
EC Employees’ Compensation  
ECC Employees’ Compensation Commission
ECP Employees’ Compensation Program  
ESA Emergency Shelter Assistance  
GSIS Government Service Insurance System
GOCC Government-Owned and Controlled Corporation
HDPR Human Development and Poverty Reduction
IP indigenous people  
IS informal sector  
ISLA Integrated Services for Livelihood Advancement
ISTIV industrious, systematic, time-conscious, innovative, value for work
JO job order  
KALAHI Kapit-Bisig Laban sa Kahirapan  
LBP Land Bank of the Philippines  
LMI labour market intervention  
MOA Memorandum of Agreement  
MSC monthly salary credit  
NCDDP National Community Driven Development Program
NDRRMC National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council
NEDA National Economic and Development Authority
NHA National Housing Authority
NHTS-PR National Household Targeting System for Poverty Reduction
NRCO National Reintegration Center for OFWs
NSBC National Statistical Coordination Board
OFW Overseas Foreign Workers  
OHAT Outpatient HIV/AIDS Treatment  
OOP out-of-pocket  
OSH occupational safety and health  
OWP Overseas Worker Program  
OWWA Overseas Workers Welfare Administration
OYSTER Out-of-School Youth Serving Towards Economic Recovery
PD Presidential Decree
POEA Philippine Overseas Employment Administration
PSA Philippine Statistics Authority  
PVAO Philippine Veterans Affairs Office  
PWD persons with disabilities  
RA Republic Act  
RAP Rapid Assessment Protocol  
RDC Regional Development Council
RSBS Retirement and Separation Benefits System
RTIPC Regional Tripartite Industrial Peace Council
SAP Social Amelioration Program  
SC Sub-Committee  
SC-IS Sub-Committee on Informal Sector  
SC-SP Sub-Committee on Social Protection  
SDC Social Development Committee  
SDC-TB Social Development Committee - Technical Board
SEA-K Self Employment Assistance - Kaunlaran
SFP Supplementary Feeding Program  
SGP-PA Students Grants-in-Aid Program for Poverty Alleviation
SI social insurance  
SP social protection  
SPES Special Program for Employment of Students
SPF Social Protection Floor  
SPOFS  Social Protection Operational Framework and Strategy
SSC Social Security Commission  
SSN social safety net  
SSS Social Security System  
SW social welfare  
TESDA Technical Education and Skills Development Authority
TIPC Tripartite Industrial Peace Council
TULAY Tulong, Alay Sa Taong May Kapansanan
TUPAD Tulong Pangkabuhayan sa Ating Disadvantaged
TNP Tindahan Natin Program  
TVET technical and vocational education and training
TWG Technical Working Group
UMID Unified Multi-Purpose ID  
UN United Nations  
UNCT United Nations Country Team  
UNDAF United Nations Development Assistance Framework
UNRCO United Nations Resident Coordinator's Office
VAT value-added tax  
WAP Work Appreciation Program