The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) marked its 37th founding anniversary with the Closing Ceremony of the Foreign Service Officers Cadetship Course (FSOCC) Batch XX and the Awarding of Plaques of Appreciation to Resource Persons at the Bulwagang Apolinario Mabini, Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Main Building, Pasay City, 10 December 2013. Undersecretary for Special and continue reading : FSI Celebrates Its 37th Anniversary
The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) in cooperation with the Argentine Embassy hosted a lecture and cultural film show on 20 February 2014 at the Carlos P. Romulo Library, DFA Bldg., Pasay City, where Undersecretary Maria del Carmen Squeff of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Worship of the Argentine Republic was the guest speaker. Left continue reading : FSI Hosts Argentine Lecture and Film Showing
Mr. Carlos D. Sorreta (right), Director of Foreign Service Institute, and Mr. Antonio D. Kalaw, Jr. (left), President of the Development Academy of the Philippines, affix their signature on the Memorandum of Understanding during the MOU Signing Ceremony on cooperation between their respective institutions at the DAP Building, Ortigas Center, Pasig City, last 12 February 2014.
Mr. Julio S. Amador III, Foreign Affairs Research Specialist and Special Assistant to the Director, recently attended a workshop organized by the Australian National University’s School of International Political and Strategic Studies with the East-West Center in Washington. The workshop is part of a study group project that examines the existing security arrangements in the continue reading : FSI Attends Australian National University’s Workshop
The Foreign Service Institute (FSI) completed the implementation of the, “Course on Gender Sensitivity, Personality Enhancement and Handling Clients Effectively” last 3 September 2014 at the Bureau of Immigration Main Offfice, Magallanes Drive Intramuros, Manila. FSI took part in the 5-week classroom training of around 200 newly hired and employed immigration officers for the Basic continue reading : CPRSD contributes to Bureau of Immigration’s Human Resource Development
Philippine Ambassador to Myanmar Alex G. Chua accompanied a team of training experts when they called on Director-General Daw Maw Maw of the Training, Research and Foreign Languages Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar on May 26.
In compliance with, and commitment to the recently signed Department Order No. 09-2013 issuing the “Guidelines on the Formulation and Implementation of the HIV and AIDS Prevention and Control Policy and Program in the Department of Foreign Affairs and its Attached Agencies,” the Office of United Nations and other International Organizations of the Department of Foreign continue reading : FSI Co-hosts Workshop on the DFA HIV and AIDS Policy and Program
04 April 2013 — A Foreign Service Institute (FSI) delegation led by Director Ma. Angelina Sta. Catalina paid a working visit to the Institute of Foreign Affairs (IFA) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Vientiane, Laos, from March 19 to 22. FSI delegation’s visit to Laos is an offshoot of the Memorandum of Understanding between the FSI continue reading : FSI Strengthens Cooperation with Lao Institute of Foreign Affairs
The Foreign Service Institute won first prize for its Lion King musical presentation at “The DFA Goes Broadway!” competition held at the Bulwagang Apolinario Mabini on 15 December 2011. FSI received the cash prize of P50,000 for participating in the department-wide Christmas presentation. The group of offices led by Protocol, PISU, IAC and TCCP won continue reading : FSI Bags First Prize at the DFA Goes Broadway!