Spouses of Foreign Service Personnel Attend Online PDOS

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) successfully conducted the online “Pre-Departure Orientation Seminar (PDOS) for Spouses of Foreign Service Personnel” on 07 – 08 October 2020 in synchronous sessions via Google Meet. Twelve (12) spouses of personnel due for posting from the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), the Philippine Marine Corps (PMC), and the Department of continue reading : Spouses of Foreign Service Personnel Attend Online PDOS

FSI completes first online Course on eDiplomacy

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) completed its first full online Course on eDiplomacy: Public Diplomacy and Social Media on 23 September 2020, with Secretary of Foreign Affairs Teodoro L. Locsin, Jr. leading the session on “Twiplomacy.”  During the session, the Secretary emphasized the importance of trustworthiness and authenticity in diplomacy. He said, “Our diplomats are continue reading : FSI completes first online Course on eDiplomacy

Iran Ambassador pays farewell call on FSI OIC (Director-General)

Foreign Service Institute (FSI) Officer-in-Charge (OIC) Celeste Vinzon-Balatbat received Iran’s Ambassador to the Philippines Mohammad Tanhei, who made his farewell call at the Institute on 31 October 2019. FSI is a partner of the Islamic Republic of Iran through an existing Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Iran’s Institute for Political and International Studies. The MOU, continue reading : Iran Ambassador pays farewell call on FSI OIC (Director-General)