FSO Cadetship Batch Liyab Laya: Ignited to Serve the Filipino People

Twenty-six (26) new Foreign Service Officers (FSOs) completed the Foreign Service Officers’ Cadetship Course (FSOCC), an intensive 6-month training program with the Foreign Service Institute (FSI), on 12 March 2020. Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Teodoro L. Locsin, Jr. graced the event as Guest of Honor. Key Messages to the Cadets: To Keep Learning, continue reading : FSO Cadetship Batch Liyab Laya: Ignited to Serve the Filipino People

Three in one FSI pushes three projects from Hanoi trip

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) had a productive participation in the 14th Annual Meeting of Deans and Directors of Diplomatic Institutions of ASEAN+3 as FSI’s Officer-in-Charge (OIC) Celeste Vinzon-Balatbat had also explored projects for the Institute from two side meetings. The Annual Meeting of Deans and Directors was held last 23-25 October 2019 in Hanoi, continue reading : Three in one FSI pushes three projects from Hanoi trip

FSI Engages in Historic Partnership with the Government of Colombia

Reaching a milestone in ties with the Government of Colombia, the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) now offers its Spanish Language Course with a native Spanish speaker as instructor. FSI and the Language Center of the Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana of Medellin – through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Colombia – collaborated for this Course to continue reading : FSI Engages in Historic Partnership with the Government of Colombia

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

Mabini Dialogue Examines Philippine Conditions and Policy Priorities for the Next Administration

On 12 April 2016, the Foreign Service Institutehosteda Mabini Dialogueentitled “The Philippines After the 2016 Elections: Assessing Political and Economic Change and Prospects” at the Benedicto Room of the Carlos P. Romulo Library. Professor David Timberman, Visiting Professor at De La Salle University-Manila, and Mr. Zeno Ronald Abenoja, Director of the Department of Economic Research continue reading : Mabini Dialogue Examines Philippine Conditions and Policy Priorities for the Next Administration