Mabini Dialogue Highlights Women’s Fearless Role in Leadership

In celebration of National Women’s Month, female leaders and champions of gender equality gathered at the virtual Mabini Dialogue, “Women in Leadership: Fearless, Focused, and Forward-looking,” on March 30, to discuss women’s empowerment and political participation. The event was a joint undertaking of the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) and the US Embassy in the Philippines. continue reading : Mabini Dialogue Highlights Women’s Fearless Role in Leadership

Women in Diplomacy Featured in EU Delegation and Foreign Service Institute Webinar

More and more women today are at the helm of diplomacy and achieving success in the field. They are the field’s frontliners in closing the gender gap while also moving closer toward gender equality. The Philippines, for instance, is a remarkable example of gender equal status in Asia with its 90 past and present women continue reading : Women in Diplomacy Featured in EU Delegation and Foreign Service Institute Webinar

FSI attends CHED’s conference on gender equality in higher education

FSI attends CHED’s conference on gender equality in higher education       The Commission on Higher Education convened the 4th Higher Education Summit on Gender Issues with the theme “ASEAN Integration: Challenges and Opportunities for Promoting Gender Equality in Higher Education.”      About 500 presidents and other top ranking administrators of different State universities and colleges continue reading : FSI attends CHED’s conference on gender equality in higher education

RCO-Butuan Completes Gender Sensitivity Training Level I

Twelve personnel from the DFA Regional Consular Office (RCO) in Butuan City, Agusan del Norte, including the Officer-In-Charge, Mr. Lucman O. Gayampal, received certificates of attendance from the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) for completing Level I of the Gender Sensitivity Training on 11 October 2015. Ms. Marita Castillo-Pimentel, Gender and Development (GAD) expert, served as continue reading : RCO-Butuan Completes Gender Sensitivity Training Level I

FSI GAD-TWG Attends Gender Studies Conference

Representatives from the Gender and Development Technical Working Group (GAD-TWG) of the Foreign Service Institute (FSI) attended the 2015 South East Asian Women’s / Gender Studies Conference at the GT-Toyota Asian Cultural Center, University of the Philippines Diliman, on 30-31 July 2015. With the theme “South East Asian Women’s/Gender Studies: From Beijing to ASEAN Integration,” continue reading : FSI GAD-TWG Attends Gender Studies Conference