Global civil society activity in Philippines

The Philippines, officially the Republic of the Philippines, is an archipelagic country in Southeast Asia. In the western Pacific Ocean, it consists of 7,641 islands, with a total area of 300,000 square kilometers, which are broadly categorized in three main geographical divisions from north to south: Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao. The Philippines is bounded by the South China Sea to the west, the Philippine Sea to the east, and the Celebes Sea to the south. It shares maritime borders with Taiwan to the north, Japan to the northeast, Palau to the east and southeast, Indonesia to the south, Malaysia to the southwest, Vietnam to the west, and China to the northwest. It is the world's twelfth-most-populous country, with diverse ethnicities and cultures. Manila is the country's capital, and its most populated city is Quezon City. Both are within Metro Manila.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Philippines is ranked #41 over a 20 year period,
with 1146 meetings since 2001.


Philippines is ranked #43 in 2021, with 19 meetings.

Local UIA Partner

Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) Philippines


The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) is a corporate body attached to the Philippine Department of Tourism (PDOT). Its M.I.C.E. Department provides comprehensive information, technical assistance and guidance to meeting planners and incentive travel organizers. We offer our expertise in bid preparation, liaison services, site inspection, attendance promotion and airport reception and facilitation.

Organizations based in Philippines

International Jendo Federation - Pasig City
United Poets Laureate International - Parañaque
Asia Pacific Franchise Confederation - Pasig City
Leaders and Organizations of Community Organizations in Asia - Quezon City
ASEAN Cosmetic Association - Quezon City
Federation of Asia-Pacific Women's Associations - Manila
International Society for the Study of Chinese Overseas - Manila
Southeast Asian Federation of Organizations for Medical Physics - Manila
Asian Rural Sociology Association - Santa Cruz
International Federation of Asian and Western Pacific Contractors' Associations - Pasig City
ASEAN Federation of Forwarders Associations - Parañaque
Fencing Confederation of Asia - Pasig City
Oriental Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery - Pasig City
Southeast Asian Soft Tennis Federation - Las Piñas
Asian Solidarity Economy Coalition - Quezon City
ASEAN Kite Council - Quezon City
Asian Peasant Coalition - Quezon City
ARTDO Asia-Pacific Human Resources Development Centre - Manila
Third World Studies Center - Quezon City
Asian Institute of Journalism and Communication - Manila
South East Asian Committee for Advocacy - Quezon City
Centre for Asia-Pacific Women in Politics - Parañaque
Anti-Corruption Initiative for Asia and the Pacific - Manila
Asia Pacific Solidarity Coalition - Davao
ASEAN Trade Union Council - Quezon City

View More profiles (237) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Philippines

2025 CongressAsian Pacific Society of Respirology - Manila

2025 NERPS ConferenceNetwork for Education and Research on Peace and Sustainability - Manila

2025 Quadrennial CongressInternational Association of Physical Education and Sport for Girls and Women - Cebu City

2024 Council MeetingAsian Patent Attorneys Association - Manila

2024 Asia Pacific Congress of PediatricsAsia Pacific Pediatric Association - Manila

2024 CongressInternational Christian Union of Business Executives - Manila

2024 SymposiumInternational Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing - Manila

2024 Asia Pacific ConferenceProgressive Alliance for Freedom, Justice and Solidarity - Manila

2024 Biennial International ConferenceConsortium for Southeast Asian Studies in Asia - Quezon City

2024 Annual ConferenceInternational Federation for Theatre Research - Manila

2024 ConferenceInternational Organization for Health, Sports, and Kinesiology - Manila

2024 International Fair Trial DayEuropean Association of Lawyers for Democracy and World Human Rights - Manila

2024 Asia-Pacific Glaucoma Congress (APGC)Asia-Pacific Glaucoma Society - Manila

Past Events in Philippines

2024 Meeting – Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center - Tagaytay
2024 PATA International Conference on Women in Travel – Pacific Asia Travel Association - Bohol
2024 Asian Facial Plastic Surgery Society Congress (AFPSS) – Asian Facial Plastic Surgery Society - Manila
2024 Annual Conference – South East Asian Association for Institutional Research - Manila
2024 Annual Congress – Asia Pacific Association of Pediatric Urologists - Manila
2024 Board Meeting – ASEAN Social Security Association - Manila
2023 Asia Pacific Congress on Faith, Life and Family – Human Life International - Cebu City
2023 Better Air Quality Conference – Clean Air AsiaClimate and Clean Air CoalitionAsian Development Bank
2023 World Congress of Chinese Medicine – World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies - Manila
2023 General Assembly – World Federation of Chinese Medicine Societies - Manila
2023 International Congress – International Society for Southeast Asian Agricultural Sciences - Manila
2023 Annual Meeting – Asia-Pacific Legal Metrology Forum - Bohol
2023 ASVAC: Asian Vaccine Conference – Immunization Partners in Asia Pacific - Cebu City
2023 Asia Maritime and Fisheries Universities Forum (AMFUF) – Asia Maritime & Fisheries Universities Forum - Bataan
2023 International Conference – Asia Pacific Association of Educators in Agriculture and Environment - Laguna

View More Past Events (2882) in The International Congress Calendar

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