Land reform and political dynastyPresentation Transcript
Can Land Reform Be Successful in the 15th Congress?
Is poverty related to land reform?
Land ReformSuccess Failure Taiwan Parts of Africa South Korea Russia Japan Parts of South America India
History of Land Reform in Philippines Macapagal Administration: Limited land reform was in Central Luzon Marcos Admin: “Masagana 99” Aquino Admin: CARP after 20+ years is considered to be a great waste
Definition of Land ReformA13 S4 1987 Philippine Constitution(The State by law, shall undertakeagrarian reform program founded on theright of the farmers and regular farmworkers, who are landless, to own directlyor collectively the lands they till or receivea just share of the fruits thereof…)
Is there a relationship between Land Reform and Political Dynasty?
Political Dynasty Accordingto The Anti-Political Dynasty Act of 2004(The concentration, perpetuation, consolidation of public office and political power by persons related to one another)
Is Political Dynasty Limited in Philippines?
Is there a political dynasty in Philippines?
CAYETANORenato Cayetano Pia Cayetano Alan Peter Cayetano
DY’s of Isabela
ESTRADA Loi Estrada
OSMENA Lito Osmena
PIMENTELAquilino ‘Nene’ Pimentel
Presidents as Political Dynasty All15 presidents belong to Political Dynasty 13 out of 15 presidents’ relatives are still in power and influential, nationally 50% or more of the Philippine presidents are related to each other
Political Dynasty in House of Representatives 13th Congress: 83% 14th Congress: 76% 15th Congress: ???