FSI conducts Assistance-to-Nationals Course for 2021

Twenty-eight (28) personnel of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) assigned and/or identified to assume the duties and responsibilities of an Assistance-to-Nationals (ATN) officer in the Home Office and at Foreign Service Post completed the Course on Assistance-to-Nationals. The Course was participated in by personnel from the Home Office (Internal Audit Service, Office of Policy Planning and Coordination, Office of the Undersecretary for Civilian and Consular Affairs, continue reading : FSI conducts Assistance-to-Nationals Course for 2021

Academics and Diplomats Highlight Shared Culture, History, and Values as Bedrocks of an ASEAN Identity

In celebration of the 54th ASEAN Anniversary, the Foreign Service Institute organized a virtual Mabini Dialogue entitled “Sketching Precolonial Southeast Asia: Toward Fostering ASEAN Community Rooted in Regional Identity” on 25 August 2021.  The distinguished panel was composed of diplomats and members of the academe.  Ambassador Noel Servigon, Philippine Permanent Representative to ASEAN, discussed the importance of the continue reading : Academics and Diplomats Highlight Shared Culture, History, and Values as Bedrocks of an ASEAN Identity

WEBINAR: US-Philippines Mutual Defense Treaty at 70

The Foreign Service Institute invites everyone to Session #4 of the United States-Philippines Indo-Pacific Conversation Series entitled “US-Philippines Mutual Defense Treaty at 70: The Past, Present and Future of the Alliance.”  The webinar will be held on 23 September, 9:30 AM (Philippine Time) via Zoom. This webinar series is organized by the Pacific Forum, with the support of FSI continue reading : WEBINAR: US-Philippines Mutual Defense Treaty at 70

Human Connection Highlighted in Forum Celebrating 75 Years of Philippines-US Relations

The strong relationship between the Philippines and the United States (US) has been fueled by the unbreakable friendship and deep people-to-people connection between Filipinos and Americans. This was the overarching theme of the online Mabini Dialogue held on 28 July 2021 to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of diplomatic relations between the Philippines and the United continue reading : Human Connection Highlighted in Forum Celebrating 75 Years of Philippines-US Relations

Mabini Dialogue Series: Sketching Precolonial Southeast Asia

Do you know about the ASEAN Identity? Have you ever been curious about Southeast Asian pre-colonial ties? Join us in our Mabini Dialogue entitled “Sketching Precolonial Southeast Asia: Toward Fostering ASEAN Community Rooted in Regional Identity” on Wednesday, 25 August 2021, from 2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. (Manila Time) via video conferencing. The webinar will discuss continue reading : Mabini Dialogue Series: Sketching Precolonial Southeast Asia

MDS: From Korea With Luv

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) and the University of the Philippines–Korea Research Center (UP KRC) cordially invite you to the Mabini Dialogue on “From Korea With Luv: South Korean Public Diplomacy in the 3rd Korean Wave” on Friday, 06 August 2021, from 2:00 P.M. – 4:00 P.M. (Manila Time) via video conferencing and YouTube live continue reading : MDS: From Korea With Luv

FSI’s Global Health Diplomacy Course advocates, “Everybody can be a health diplomat”

The pilot run of the Foreign Service Institute’s (FSI’s) Basic Course on Global Health Diplomacy affirmed and advocated that “Everybody is a health diplomat.” The Course was conducted online from 13 – 16 July 2021. The 13-hour training program was collaboratively designed by FSI’s Training Specialists, with inputs and  guidance from subject matter experts from continue reading : FSI’s Global Health Diplomacy Course advocates, “Everybody can be a health diplomat”

MDS: Strengthening the Human Connection: Philippines-US Relations at 75

The Foreign Service Institute will hold a Mabini Dialogue entitled “Strengthening the Human Connection: Philippines-US Relations at 75” on Wednesday, 28 July 2021, from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (Manila Time) via Zoom. This event is being organized in partnership with the US Embassy in Manila.  This Mabini Dialogue commemorates the 75th Anniversary of Diplomatic continue reading : MDS: Strengthening the Human Connection: Philippines-US Relations at 75