Mabini Dialogue Discusses the Foreign Terrorist Fighter Phenomenon

A “whole-of-society” approach is key to keeping at bay the emergence of Foreign Terrorist Fighters (FTFs) among a country’s citizens. Such an approach seeks to build resilient communities and promote inclusion among all stakeholders, regardless of their makeup (e.g. migrant, indigenous, and religious). These were among the main points raised during the Foreign Service Institute’s continue reading : Mabini Dialogue Discusses the Foreign Terrorist Fighter Phenomenon

Mabini Dialogue Spotlights Japan’s Best Practices in DRRM

A Mabini Dialogue titled “Japan vs. Nature: Understanding Japan’s Best Practices in Disaster Risk Reduction and Management” was held on 07 September 2018 at the Ambassador Benedicto Room, Carlos P. Romulo Library, Department of Foreign Affairs. Mr. Takanori shared the Japanese experience in Disaster Risk Reduction and Management (DRRM), highlighting the implementation of both structural and continue reading : Mabini Dialogue Spotlights Japan’s Best Practices in DRRM

Mabini Dialogue Explores Filipino Cultural Connections with the Pacific Region

The Center for International Relations and Strategic Studies of the Foreign Service Institute organized a Mabini Dialogue titled “Shared Culture and Heritage: The Philippines-Pacific Islands Relations” on 20 July 2018 at the Ambassador Benedicto Room of the Carlos P. Romulo Library, Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). Ambassador Jesus “Gary” Domingo presented an overview of the Pacific region continue reading : Mabini Dialogue Explores Filipino Cultural Connections with the Pacific Region

Mabini Dialogue Features Film, Research on Women and Climate Change

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) organized a Mabini Dialogue and film showing titled The Women of Sarawak and Mindoro: The Invisible Battle of Climate Change on 29 June 2018 at the Benedicto Room, Carlos P. Romulo Library. The guest speakers were Ms. Inshallah Montero, the film’s director, and Dr. Joan Castro, PATH Foundation Philippines Inc. continue reading : Mabini Dialogue Features Film, Research on Women and Climate Change

South Korean Ambassador Highlights PH-KR Security Cooperation in Mabini Dialogue

The future direction of the Philippines-South Korea security cooperation was highlighted in the Mabini Dialogue hosted by the Foreign Service Institute on 2 July 2018 at the Benedicto Room, Carlos P. Romulo Library, Department of Foreign Affairs. Titled “New Dimensions of Security Cooperation between the Philippines and South Korea,” the forum featured His Excellency Han continue reading : South Korean Ambassador Highlights PH-KR Security Cooperation in Mabini Dialogue

FSI Taps Oceana Philippines for Mabini Dialogue on the Philippine Rise

In celebration of 2018 as the International Year of the Reef and May as Month of the Ocean, the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) organized the “The Philippine Rise for Future Generations,” a Mabini Dialogue held on 15 May 2018 at the Ambassador Benedicto Room, Carlos P. Romulo Library, Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). Guest speaker continue reading : FSI Taps Oceana Philippines for Mabini Dialogue on the Philippine Rise

Mabini Dialogue Examines Sweden’s Feminist Foreign Policy

In celebration of National Women’s Month, the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) hosted a Mabini Dialogue on “Pioneering the Swedish Feminist Foreign Policy” on 26 March 2018.  Ambassador Harald Fries shared the experiences and insights of Sweden—the first country to pursue a feminist foreign policy—in its pioneering work toward promoting gender equality and women’s rights in continue reading : Mabini Dialogue Examines Sweden’s Feminist Foreign Policy

Mabini Dialogue Features Singaporean Ambassador on the Country’s Chairmanship of ASEAN in 2018

“Singapore is the Chair of ASEAN in the kickoff of its next 50 years. Singapore’s priority is to keep ASEAN relevant and credible, premised on continued ASEAN unity and solidarity”. This was the key message of Her Excellency Kok Li Peng, Ambassador of the Republic of Singapore to the Philippines, during the Mabini Dialogue on continue reading : Mabini Dialogue Features Singaporean Ambassador on the Country’s Chairmanship of ASEAN in 2018