PHILIPPINE CENTER OF EXCELLENCE IN DEFENSE,DEVELOPMENT AND SECURITY (PCEDS)
The Center embarks on a journey towards becoming a recognized think tank for defense and security policy issues. With this, it has developed six (6) Program Areas that will become the primary platform for the Center to deliver its services to its stakeholders. The programs are anchored on the policy areas identified earlier to reflect the globally recognized defense and security challenges that the Philippines and most Southeast Asian countries are affected with. Each program engages in one or more areas of work of the Center.
a) Women, Peace and Security
b) Defense Education
c) Archipelagic Security
d) Human Security
e) Peacebuilding in Mindanao
f) Network of Young Defense Analysts