Events

Discussion

Implementing the Bangsamoro Organic Law: Roundtable/Lecture Series

Unpacking Bangsamoro Transition and BTA under the BOL

The series are in-depth discussions for better understanding of the Bangsomoro Organic Law (BOL) and the ways and means to implement it in a meaningful, efficient and relevant way. The series will examine the context, resources and capacities of institutions that will implement the BOL. Concrete actions and proposals are to be generated to build on the strengths and address the gaps and weaknesses in current processes and implementing institutions. The series will generate policy briefs to inform and aid policymakers and key stakeholders moving forward.

Forum

Transformation of Work in Asia-Pacific in the 21st Century

In line with Asian Institute of Management Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness (AIM RSN PCC) commitment to engage the public and important stakeholders in discussions relevant to the promotion of national competitiveness and shared prosperity, the AIM RSN PCC, in partnership with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Philippines and the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU), will hold the event “Transformation of Work in Asia-Pacific in the 21st Century: Key Policy Implications” on 20 March 2019 at the Asian Institute of Management, Makati City.

Event

KAS Partners Meeting

Presentation of KAS’s Objectives for 2019-2021

Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Philippines will hold its 2nd Partners Meeting.

Discussion

Meeting with the Philippines’ Business Leaders

As part of Prof. Dr. Georg Milbradt’s visit in the Philippines, KAS held a private and closed door meeting with select business leaders from the Makati Business Club.

Discussion

Meeting with the Philippines’ Economic Managers

On the occasion of the visit of Prof. Dr. Georg Milbradt, KAS Philippines organized a private and closed door meeting with the Philippines’ economic managers.

Event

Comparative Practices in Fiscal Federalism

On September 6 to 7, KAS Philippines, with the Department of the Interior and Local Government and the Forum of Federations, will be holding a conference on Comparative Practices in Fiscal Federalism.

Event

KAS Philippines Welcomes Its New Country Director

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung (KAS) Philippines Office officially welcomes its new country director, Prof. Dr. Stefan Jost.

Workshop

Countrywide Development of a Culture of Integrity through Multi-sectoral Local Government Integrity Circles

Introductory Training

The LoGIC Project will hold a training workshop for Integrity Consultants and Local Government Unit (LGU) Coordinators in partnership with Asian Institute of Management (AIM) Bridging Leadership Center.

Discussion

KAS Resident Representative Meets The New ECCP Executive Director

KAS Philippines Resident Representative Prof. Dr. Stefan Jost meets with Florian Gottein, Executive Director of European Chamber of Commerce in the Philippines (ECCP) and Gerry Constantino, Director of ECCP.

Event

An Assessment of the 2nd Year of the Duterte Administration

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The Limits of Populism during COVID-19

Missed the KAS Philippines webinar on the "The Limits of Populism during COVID-19" last Friday? We got you covered!

Effects of COVID-19 on the Global Political Order

The Political Ramifications of COVID-19

Missed the KAS Philippines webinar on the "Effects of COVID-19 on the Global Political Order" last Friday? We got you covered!

LoGIC Team Organizes National Integrity Forum

“Integrity is a crucial determinant of trust, and trust in state institutions is the basic requirement for stable and functioning democracy. Democracy starts from below. The LGUs are an important level [This level is where the government is face-to-face with the citizen].” Dr. Stefan Jost, Country Director of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Office in the Philippines, said in his welcoming remarks during the National Integrity Forum last September 17, 2020. The forum was organized by the Local Government Integrity Circles (LoGIC) Project, together with the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung and the European Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines (ECCP). Dr. Jost added, on the importance of the Project’s integrity-building work, that the Project’s focus is on the local level as a result of years of work, but collaboration with civil society and businesses is required.

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Adjustment of KAS activities due to COVID-19 in the Philippines

Dear friends of KAS Philippines, in lieu of the current COVID-19 outbreak, our office in Manila has decided to postpone all its scheduled events for the months of March and April to ensure not only the safety of our personnel but as well as the general welfare of all parties involved in our activities.

MOU Signing with Anti-Red Tape Authority

The LoGIC Project and the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) strengthened their partnership through the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding at the ARTA office, February 12.

Meeting with the Anti-Red Tape Authority

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Philippines Office met with the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) to discuss the finalization of the Memorandum of Understanding with the Local Government Integrity Circles Project at the ARTA Office in Makati, January 31.

The 2020 SWS Survey Review

The Asian Institute of Management (AIM) Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness, with the support from the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Philippines Office, organized the 2020 Social Weather Station (SWS) Survey Review.

DELACSE Bangsamoro Study Tour

KAS Philippines Country Director Prof. Dr. Stefan Jost participated in the DELACSE Bangsamoro study tour in Dili, Timor Leste last 08-13 December.

Good Practices on Solid Waste Management in Southeast Asia

The Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Philippines Office in partnership with the Association of Cities of Viet Nam convened the members of the Partnership for Democratic Local Governance in Southeast Asia (DELGOSEA) for their annual meeting.

Conference on the State of Decentralization in the Philippines

The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), with support from the KAS Philippines Office, organized the Conference on the State of Decentralization in the Philippines.