The 2011 YP Workshop Report is now available online for download. This report is a documentation of the proceedings from the 2011 Young Professionals Workshop on Social Housing, a 7-day training program held on October 19-25, 2011 in Quezon City.
The YP Workshop is a capability-building activity organized annually by TAO-Pilipinas to orient young design professionals and students about social housing, with different thematic focus every year since 2005. In this fifth cycle of the YP Workshops, the program focused on the theme “Mainstreaming Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in Community Planning and Development”.
TAO-Pilipinas worked with partner organizations in carrying out the workshop activities including COM (Community Organizers Multiversity), Masagana of Navotas Neighborhood Association, Samahan ng Maliliit na Mangangalakal ng R. Domingo, Samahang Pantalan Uno, and Kasiglahan Village Phase 1-D Homeowners Association. Fifteen (15) senior students of architecture, engineering and planning completed the workshop along with eight (8) community representatives.