THE PHILIPPINES. Sabah Khadri & Omar Massouh. BACKGROUND. Island country located in Southeast Asia in the western Pacific ocean. 7107 islands categorized under three main geographic divisions :Luzon , Visayas and Mindanao.
Sabah Khadri & Omar Massouh
7107 islands categorized under three main geographic divisions :Luzon , Visayas and Mindanao.
Capital city is Manila ,most populous city is Quezon City.
Population - approximately 99 million people ,seventh most populated country in Asia , and 12th most populated in the world.
Great inequality across income brackets , regions and sectors
Unmanaged population growth
1. Political Corruption
Electoral process plagued by corruption
Corruption rampant among elected leaders
2 . Patronage & State corruption
3. Petty administrative /bureaucratic corruption
United Nations Development Programme