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

FSI Trains 31 Future and Current Administrative Officers of the DFA

The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) conducted the Administrative Officers’ Course (AOC) from 14 to 25 June 2021. The AOC, specifically tailored for future and current Administrative Officers (AOs) of the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), intends to address the need to retool and re-emphasize administrative knowledge and skills within the Department’s administrative workforce. Thirty-one (31) continue reading : FSI Trains 31 Future and Current Administrative Officers of the DFA

Mabini Dialogue Series: Painting the Road to Recovery

The Foreign Service Institute invites everyone to the Mabini Dialogue webinar entitled “Painting the Road to Recovery: Tapping into the Philippines’ Creative Economy for Post-Pandemic Recovery.” The webinar will be held on 07 July 2021, Wednesday, from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M. (Manila Time) via Zoom. Kindly register through this link: https://tinyurl.com/MDSCreativeEconomy Please refer to the continue reading : Mabini Dialogue Series: Painting the Road to Recovery

Webinar: Advancing a Rules-Based Maritime Order in the South China Sea

The Foreign Service Institute invites everyone to Session #3 of the United States-Philippines Indo-Pacific Conversation Series entitled “Advancing a Rules-Based Maritime Order in the South China Sea.”  The webinar will be held on 23 June, 10:00 AM (Philippine Time) via Zoom. This webinar series is organized by the Pacific Forum, with the support of FSI and the US Embassy continue reading : Webinar: Advancing a Rules-Based Maritime Order in the South China Sea

Expert Asserts Shared Values and Interests Guide Canada’s Indo-Pacific Visioning

Canada has a strategic interest in developing an Indo-Pacific policy that aims to enhance Canadian engagement with states in the Indo-Pacific region from a holistic perspective, and one that emphasizes shared values, norms, and interests.  Strengthening Philippines-Canada ties would be an essential part of a Canadian Indo-Pacific strategy that is anchored on building up various continue reading : Expert Asserts Shared Values and Interests Guide Canada’s Indo-Pacific Visioning

FSI Conducts its First Online Finance Officers’ Course

The Foreign Service Institute’s (FSI’s) Carlos P. Romulo School of Diplomacy (CPRSD) conducted its first online Finance Officers’ Course (FOC) from 10 to 21 May 2021.Twenty-two personnel from the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) – Office of Financial Management Services (OFMS) participated in the Course. The Foreign Service Institute’s (FSI’s) Carlos P. Romulo School of continue reading : FSI Conducts its First Online Finance Officers’ Course