CSC Chair Bala keynotes the third Phronetic Leadership Class of PMDP

Chairman Alicia dela Rosa-Bala of the Civil Service Commission opened the third batch of the Phronetic Leadership Class (PLC) by challenging the scholars to translate Phronetic Leadership to public service excellence during a keynote message last Monday, February 27. The class is composed of twenty undersecretaries, assistant secretaries and senior directors representing thirteen national line Continue reading

SEC Optimus and Awanggan Conclude their Residential Training

The Senior Executives Class Shuttle Course Batch 1 (SSC 1)-Optimus and Senior Executives Class Batch 8 (SEC 8)-Awanggan closed their six-month-long journey under the program last month. The scholars of the two classes celebrated the fruits of their academic labor culminating in the success of their day-long Capstone Revalida in a joint ceremony held last Continue reading

DAP-PMDP reaches 1000 scholars milestone

Public Management Development Program-Middle Managers Class Batch 21 President Joseph Richard S. Garay (right) leads his class in welcoming the members of MMC Batch 22 represented by Reynalyn Padsoyan (left) at the opening ceremony for new set of scholars last September 30 at the DAP Conference Center in Tagaytay City. The Development Academy of the Continue reading

DAP Fireside Chat 2019 features FOI program

Atty. Tristan De Guzman (seated on stage, left), chief of policy, planning, and support division of the Presidential Communications Operations Office’ Freedom of Information Program speaks before Public Management Development Program scholars during the Fireside Chat 2019 last September 14 at the DAP Conference Center in Tagaytay City.   The Development Academy of the Philippines Continue reading

DAP opens leadership training for top government executives

The Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP), through its Public Management Development Program (PMDP) opened its second run of the Phronetic Leadership Training with a five-day residential session which commenced last August 1 at the Savoy Hotel in Pasay City for some 19 undersecretaries and assistant secretaries from the human capital development and infrastructure sectors Continue reading

PMDPAC officers convene for alumni activities

The Public Management Development Program Alumni Officers gathered on August 7, 2019 for the 3rd Alumni Officers Meeting. The meeting was led by the PMDP Alumni Club (PMDPAC) Internal Vice President Mr. Gerard Boz Tungol along with PMDP Managing Director Nanette Caparros and Program Manager Reina Carmelita Young. Other PMDPAC officers also attended the meeting Continue reading

PMDP hosts 2019 Knowledge Co-Creation Workshop of LEADING Asia Project

The Public Management Development Program (PMDP) of the Development Academy of the Philippines hosted the 2019 Knowledge Co-Creation Workshop of the LEADING Asia Project from July 22 to July 23 in Pasig City. Executive Vice-President of GRIPS Prof. Kiyotaka Yokomichi (seated row, sixth from left), DAP President and CEO Atty. Engelbert C. Caronan Jr., (beside Continue reading

PMDP alumni attend Leadership Forum on Strategic Foresight

The Public Management Development Program, in partnership with the Asian Productivity Organization, held a Leadership Forum on Strategic Foresight on July 25, 2019 at the Development Bank of the Philippines, Makati City. Second row, middle left to middle right: IMC Head Celso Santiago Jr., APO Liaison Officer Tristan Suratos, Dr. Anita Sykes-Kelleher, PMDP Managing Director Continue reading

CP Orientation for Institutional Partners of MMC 21-Silhig Scholars

The PMDP held the MMC 21 – Silhig scholars’ Capstone Project Orientation Meeting for Institutional Partners on July 12, 2019 at the Virata Hall of the Development Academy of the Philippines (DAP) Pasig. Nineteen out of the twenty-four expected Institutional Partners attended the briefing. They represented various government agencies namely Board of Investments (NCR), Central Continue reading