The Hanns Seidel Foundation team was given the opportunity to present the training philosophy of the Bavarian Police to newly assigned heads of the district special training units and regional training center of the Philippine National Police’ (PNP) National Capital Region Police. Office (NCRPO).
From 25 until 26 August 2020, Center of Local Innovation Studies and Development (CLISD), School of Social Science and Political Science, University of Phayao and the Hanns Seidel Foundation, Thailand, held a 1st training workshop titled “Versatile Public Entrepreneur for Innovative Local Governance: Public Innovation for Local Government in 21st Century”. The lecturers for this workshop over the course of two days were as follows: Asst. Prof. Dr. Chatthip Chaichakan and Asst. Prof. Dararat Khampeng from the University of Phayao.
Sharing perspectives and seeking to understand issues surrounding journalism, experts analysed the evolving landscape of the trade in the Philippines. Views from international as well as from local standpoints were exchanged and answers to pressing questions offered. Streamed live online, the activity was organised by the Philippine Press Institute with support from the Hanns Seidel Foundation.
Touching base from within and outside the country, former Hanns Seidel Foundation scholars in the Philippines meet in a video conference to check on one another and find out how each has been coping since quarantine was enforced middle of March 2020. Held as the 2nd General Membership Meeting for 2020, the activity, which had nineteen participants, was the group’s first ever virtual get-together.
Media practitioners delve into the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 in an online discussion with representatives from law enforcement, special interest groups, film, and academia to exchange perspectives and undertake a more in-depth analysis of the new law. Streamed live, this activity was organised by the Philippine Press Institute with support from the Hanns Seidel Foundation.