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

FSI boosts relations with representatives from diplomatic institutes and Embassies, proposes cooperation in teaching Arabic

FSI boosts relations with representatives from diplomatic institutes and Embassies, proposes cooperation in teaching Arabic In July and August, the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) exchanged information and best practices in diplomatic training with visitors from counterpart diplomatic institutions in Saudi Arabia and Malaysia and a youth delegation from the US. FSI also explored possible areas continue reading : FSI boosts relations with representatives from diplomatic institutes and Embassies, proposes cooperation in teaching Arabic

ADVANCING PARTNERSHIPS THROUGH THE 6th NACT COUNTRY COORDINATORS MEETING AND ANNUAL CONFERENCE

Researchers from the Center for International Relations and Strategic Studies (CIRSS) of the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) attended the 6th Network of ASEAN-China Think Tanks (NACT) Country Coordinators Meeting and the NACT Annual Conference which were held on 13-14 June 2019 at the Sukosol Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand. The conference featured four sessions around the continue reading : ADVANCING PARTNERSHIPS THROUGH THE 6th NACT COUNTRY COORDINATORS MEETING AND ANNUAL CONFERENCE

CIRSS Researcher Joins Panel at the 5th Ocean Dialogue in Hanoi

Edcel John A. Ibarra, Foreign Affairs Research Specialist at the Center for International Relations and Strategic Studies (CIRSS) of the Foreign Service Institute, shared his views on the role of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in managing the South China Sea disputes at the 5th Ocean Dialogue held in Hanoi, Vietnam on 18 continue reading : CIRSS Researcher Joins Panel at the 5th Ocean Dialogue in Hanoi

29 New Foreign Service Officers Complete Cadetship Course with FSI

The Honorable Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Teodoro Locsin, Jr. graced, as guest of honor, the closing ceremony on 27 June 2019 of the Foreign Service Institute’s (FSI) intensive training program for the latest batch of the newly-commissioned Philippine Foreign Service Officers (FSOs). Twenty-nine (29) new FSOs completed the FSO Cadetship Course (FSOCC) Batch XXVI, which continue reading : 29 New Foreign Service Officers Complete Cadetship Course with FSI