FSI releases “Women in Diplomacy” book on the 10th year of PH Magna Carta of Women

The Philippines’s women diplomats, from across generations and geographic assignments, gathered together to share their experiences in foreign service during the launch of the pioneering book, “Women in Diplomacy: The Remarkable Ambassadors in the Philippine Foreign Service,” on 11 October 2019 at the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). The book is a joint publication of continue reading : FSI releases “Women in Diplomacy” book on the 10th year of PH Magna Carta of Women

FSI Pioneers Training on Business Analytics

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI), in partnership with the University of the Philippines National Engineering Center (UP NEC), conducted a special training on Business Analytics from 30 September to 02 October 2019. Thirty (30) participants, comprising of the current batch of Foreign Service Officers undergoing the cadetship course and the Institute’s staff, including FSI’s Officer-in-Charge, continue reading : FSI Pioneers Training on Business Analytics

Advancing Philippine Arts and Culture at Post through FSI’s Cultural Officers’ Course

Fifteen (15) personnel from the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) completed the Cultural Officers’ Course conducted by the Carlos P. Romulo School of Diplomacy of the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) from 09 to 18 September 2019. Pursuant to Section 13 of Republic Act 7157, or the “Philippine Foreign Service Act of 1991,” all foreign service continue reading : Advancing Philippine Arts and Culture at Post through FSI’s Cultural Officers’ Course

The Philippines and Turkey Launch Celebrations in Manila for the 70th Anniversary of Bilateral Relations with a Mabini Dialogue on Turkish Foreign Policy

Manila, 18 September 2019 – “The Philippines and Turkey are on track towards an even closer friendship, bolstered by the various levels of engagement between our Governments and our peoples.” This was how the speakers described the current state of Philippines-Turkey relations during the Mabini Dialogue on “The Philippines and Turkey: 70 Years and Beyond,” continue reading : The Philippines and Turkey Launch Celebrations in Manila for the 70th Anniversary of Bilateral Relations with a Mabini Dialogue on Turkish Foreign Policy

FSI Offers Course on Commitment to Public Service and Good Governance

Integrity, Accountability, Patriotism, and Professionalism are core values for every public servant and pillars for good governance. Bearing this in mind, the Carlos P. Romulo School of Diplomacy of the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) conducted a Seminar on Code of Conduct and Ethical Standards for Public Officials and Employees on 15 August 2019. Twenty (20) continue reading : FSI Offers Course on Commitment to Public Service and Good Governance

Leveling Up Japanese Language Studies through the Ikebana Experience

Recognizing culture as a significant aspect in learning a foreign language, the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) held an Ikebana workshop, conducted as part of the Cultural Appreciation Program. This workshop was organized on 14 July 2019 for the participants of the Nihongo V class to enable these students to gain a better understanding and appreciation continue reading : Leveling Up Japanese Language Studies through the Ikebana Experience