DAP conducts training on basic policy process for Forest Management Bureau

The Development Academy of the Philippines’ Center for Governance recently conducted a training course on basic policy process for the Forest Management Bureau to deepen the understanding of selected technical personnel on the basic concepts and steps involved in developing sound policies. A total of 27 personnel of the bureau participated in the training at continue reading : DAP conducts training on basic policy process for Forest Management Bureau

PMDP opens Middle Managers Class Batch 17

The Public Management Development Program formally opened its 17th batch of Middle Managers Class consisting of 34 scholars from various government agencies last February 23 at the Development Academy of the Philippines Conference Center in Tagaytay City, with Commission on Elections Commissioner Luie Tito Guia keynoting the activity. Commissioner Guia told the participants as well continue reading : PMDP opens Middle Managers Class Batch 17

New media affect millennials’ values, life outlook, say UP profs in ‘Kartilya’

Dr. Gideon Lasco and Dr. Chester Cabalza, both professors of the University of the Philippines, defined the millennial generation and how members of this generation are immersed in the new media or social media, saying such an immersion affects their values and outlook in life.  Lasco and Cabalza spoke about the millennials and how they continue reading : New media affect millennials’ values, life outlook, say UP profs in ‘Kartilya’

DAP conducts Course on Advanced Monitoring and Evaluation

Participants from eight national line agencies and government owned and controlled corporations (GOCCs) joined  the Course on Advanced Monitoring and Evaluation held on December 11 to 15, 2017 at the Development Academy of the Philippines in Pasig City. The training discussed the different types of monitoring, evaluation, and methods used in analysis, implementation, and reporting. continue reading : DAP conducts Course on Advanced Monitoring and Evaluation

PMDP senior executive class faculty review curriculum

Philippine Normal University President Ester B. Ogena, along with four other experts, headed the Senior Executive Class (SEC) curriculum review of the Public Management Development Program (PMDP) last November 18 at the DAP Conference Center in Tagaytay City. The initiative is part of the PMDP’s proactive move to continually strengthen its program design to make continue reading : PMDP senior executive class faculty review curriculum

Public sector experts urge government agencies to measure productivity

University of the Philippines assistant professor Dr. Tina Clemente and Development Academy of the Philippines Senior Vice President for Programs Magdalena Mendoza encouraged government offices to measure productivity in order to track their performance, and also to discover opportunities for improvement as well as document their best practices. Clemente and Mendoza served as the resource continue reading : Public sector experts urge government agencies to measure productivity

Philippines hosts international conference on public sector productivity

Tagaytay City, Philippines – The Philippines, through the Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP) and the Asian Productivity Organization (APO), successfully hosted the International Conference on Public Sector Productivity (ICPSP) on October 10-12 at the DAP Conference Center in Tagaytay City. DAP President and Chief Executive Officer Elba S. Cruz opened the conference with the continue reading : Philippines hosts international conference on public sector productivity

DAP conducts strategic planning workshop for Surigao del Norte provincial government

The Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP), through its Center for Governance-Local Governance and Development Office, conducted the Strategic Planning Workshop for the Provincial Government of Surigao del Norte on 21-23 August 2017 at the Waterfront Insular Hotel Davao, Davao City. Surigao del Norte Governor Sol Matugas emphasized the message shared by Mayor Casimiro A. continue reading : DAP conducts strategic planning workshop for Surigao del Norte provincial government

DAP holds Baguio training on regulatory impact analysis

The Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP), through its program on Modernizing Government Regulations (MGR) and in partnership with the Asian Productivity Organization, recently conducted a four-day training course on Regulatory Impact Analysis (RIA) for regulatory agencies at the Baguio Burnham Suites Hotel in Baguio City. The training, the third for this year after two continue reading : DAP holds Baguio training on regulatory impact analysis