The Hanns Seidel Foundation mourns the passing of Former Senator Aquilino “Nene” Q. Pimentel, Jr. who was both a partner and a friend. We are truly honoured to have had the chance to work with him.
In order to further develop intercultural competences and gain insight into Vietnam’s political, social and economic situation, more than 40 students of the “Bayerische EliteAkademie” travelled to Vietnam.
The Hanns Seidel Foundation and the faculty of law of the Christian University of Indonesia UKI held a national conference at September, 25th 2019. The topic of the conference was the evaluation of the 2019 elections and the identification of shortcomings in the current regulations which need to be improved. Members of the national election commission, of the main political parties and civil society organizations attended the event.
The Hanns Seidel Foundation and the Directorate General of the Ministry of Law and Human Rights held a workshop for legal drafters of the regional office of the Ministry in Probolinggo. The workshop aimed at improving the skills of the legal drafters regarding research and legal writing.
As part of the process of institutionalizing the Community-based Dialogues (CBD) Program within the education curriculum of the Armed Forces of the Philippines from pre-entry to officer level, a 2.5 day “Seminar-workshop on the Review and Revision of the Human Rights Modules for the Armed Forces of the Philippines’ Professional Military Education” was conducted on 18-20 September 2019 in Manila.