Special Projects

Our Special Projects pertain to our three core advocacies 1) Peace and conflict avoidance in the South China Sea through friendship and cooperation between the Philippines and China; 2) Accountable and responsible governance of the intelligence and security sectors; and 3) Preventing violent extremism. (click image for credits)

CSPCR Corner


Managed by PIPVTR in collaboration with the Center for the Study of Philippines-China Relations (CSPCR),China-Southeast Asia Research Center on the South China Sea (CSARC) and the South China Sea Strategic Situation Probing Initiative (SCSPI). This project monitors and examines Philippines-China cooperation in the South China, particularly in the context of the Bilateral Consultative Mechanism on the South China Sea. This project also covers research on Safety of Navigation and Communication in the South China Sea and Crisis Prevention and Management in the South China Sea.

The South China Sea Arbitration Award: Four Years On. Read here.

This is no time to take eyes off the South China Sea. Read here.

Tensions heat up in South China Sea as US makes significant show of force. Read here.

South China Sea situation during the coronavirus pandemic. Watch Video here.

The VFA And Philippine-American Alliance Amidst The COVID-19 Pandemic. Read here.

Philippines-China Cooperation In South China Sea During Pandemic. Read here. 

Protecting Fishery Resources in South China Sea is Key. Read here.

New Era Of Partnership: Chinese Enterprises Join Hands With Filipino People In Fighting The Pandemic. Read here.

No One Stopped Acting in the South China Sea amid COVID-19 Pandemic. Read here.

Philippines-China relations under the Covid-19 pandemic. Read here. 

US-China Relations and COVID-19: Pursuing Chinese Studies during the pandemic and its aftermath. Read here.

Regional Cooperation on Marine Environmental Protection in the South China Sea. Read here.

South China Sea Lawfare: Post-Arbitration Policy Options and Future Prospects. Read here.

Relations Between China and the Philippines After the Arbitral Ruling. Read here.

South China Sea: Cooperation for Regional Security and Development. Read here.

Anarchy in the South China Sea. Read here.

Peace and Stability: Way Ahead in the South China Sea. Read here.

Duterte Presidency, International Arbitration and Philippines-China Cooperation in the South China Sea. Read here.

China’s Current Naval Strategy and the South China Sea Disputes: Maritime Security Dilemma in Philippines-China Relations. Read here.

PSISS Corner


Towards the Establishment of Accountable and Responsible Governance of the Intelligence and Security Sectors as Strong Foundations for Peace and as Effective Weapons against Terrorism.

Managed by PIPVTR in collaboration with the Philippine Society for Intelligence and Security Studies (PSISS).

The Challenges of Effective Counterterrorism Intelligence in the 2020s. Read more.

Security Sector Reform and Sustaining Peace. Read here.

Security Sector Reform and the Fight Against Terrorism. Read here.

Security Sector Reform and the Struggle Against Terrorism. Read here.

Intelligence Reform: Impact on Counterterrorism. Read here.

Intelligence Reform and Counterterrorism Effectiveness. Read here.

List of Foreign Terrorist Organizations. Read here.

Worldwide Threat Assessment of the US Intelligence Community. Read here.

Intelligence Threat Assessments. Read here.

Introduction to Intelligence and Security Studies; A Manual for the Beginners. Read here.

Introduction to Intelligence Studies. Read here and here.

What is Intelligence Studies? Read here.

Handbook of Intelligence Studies. Read here.

An Introduction to Intelligence Research and Analysis. Read here.

Security and Intelligence in a Changing World. Read here.

Intelligence and International Security: New Perspectives and Agendas. Read here.

Studies in Intelligence. Read here.

Journal on Intelligence and National Security. Read here.

Journal of Policing, Intelligence and Counter Terrorism. Read here.

Janes Intelligence Review. Read here.

Intelligence Policy and National Security. Read here.

National Security Intelligence Program. Read here.

Intelligence and National Security Studies. Read here.

The Importance of Intelligence to International Security. Read here.

Intelligence and National Security: A Reference Handbook. Read here..

NPVEP Corner

PREVENTING AND COUNTERING VIOLENT EXTREMISM: Countering Terrorism by Promoting the Principle of Non-Violence and the Culture of Peace.

Managed by PIPVTR in collaboration with the Network for the Prevention of Violent Extremism in the Philippines (NPVEP).

National Strategies to Prevent and Counter Violent Extremism. Read more.

Countering Violent Extremism. Read more.

Gendered Pathways to Radicalization and Desistance from Violent Extremism. Read more.

UN Women: Preventing Violent Extremism and Countering Terrorism. Read more.

National Action Plans on Preventing Violent Extremism: A Gender Content Analysis. Read more.

Implementing Gender Provisions: National Action Plan on Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism in the Philippines. Read more

Understanding the Role of Gender in Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism. Read more.

Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism by Philippines Defense News.  Read more.

Compendium of Good Practices in the Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Violent Extremist Offenders. Read more.

Updates on Threats of Violent Extremism in the Philippines. Read here.

Research on Youth Vulnerability to Violent Extremism in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao. Read here.

Impact of identity Politics on Violent Extremism: Regional Perspectives. Read here.

Bangsamoroism and the Nexus of Identity Politics and Violent Extremism in the Southern Philippines. Read here.

Counter-Terrorism Measures and De-radicalization Efforts in Southeast Asia: A View from the Philippines. Read here.

Preventing Violent Extremism by UNESCO. Read here.

Preventing Violent Extremism by UNDP. Read here.

Preventing Violent Extremism by UN Office of Counter-Terrorism. Read here.

Countering Violent Extremism by UN Counter-Terrorism Committee. Read here.

Preventing Violent Extremism: A Review of the Literature. Read here.

Countering Violent Extremism Toolkits. Read here.

Preventing and Countering Violent Extremism by UNICRI. Read here. 

ASEAN Plan of Action to Prevent and Counter the Rise of Radicalization and Violent Extremism. Read here

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