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VP Leni stressed the importance of having long-term solutions in disaster mitigation during SGCT culmination.

The culminating activity of the course on Building Smart and Green Cities and Towns in a Post-Pandemic World was held last December 2. For the second half of the activity, VP Leni Robredo delivered her keynote message. She underscored the importance of the course in the current situation.  During her speech, she emphasized that a long-term solution is crucial for disaster mitigation. She reminds the participants that having projects for […]

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Mr. Prilles shared the Critical Role of Institution, City Governance, and Leadership in Building Sustainable Cities and Towns during SGCT culmination.

The culminating activity of the course on Building Smart and Green Cities and Towns in a Post-Pandemic World was held last December 2. The last module discussed the critical role of an institution, city governance, and leadership. It was joined by Mr. Wilfredo Prilles, Jr., City Development and Planning Coordinator of Naga City LGU as the guest lecturer and Vice President Maria Leonor Robredo as the keynote speaker. During the […]

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PHGC Colloquium highlighted the accomplishments of five participating LGUs in their pandemic response.

The Colloquium of the course on Building Pandemic-Resilient Communities through Public Health Governance was held last Saturday, December 5. It highlighted the accomplishments of five (5) participating LGUs in their pandemic response, captured the leadership insights for building pandemic resilient communities, and shared the lessons and emerging good practices on public health governance for resilient LGUs.  Ms. Jessica Marie Robredo, the Chairperson of Jesse M. Robredo Foundation, Inc. welcomed the […]

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PGAA Creative Design Principal, Landscape Architect Paulo Alcazaren highlighted the importance of good urban design and multi-stakeholder participation in redeveloping our spaces during SGCT Module 7.

With the topic Value Creation in Public Spaces and Environment Protection, PGAA Creative Design Principal, Landscape Architect Paulo Alcazaren highlighted the importance of good urban design and multi-stakeholder participation in redeveloping our spaces during SGCT Module 7, held last November 18. Mr. Alcazaren elaborated during the session the need to recover open spaces for relief, refuge, and environmental protection and to build infrastructure for alternative modes of transportation, pedestrian systems, […]

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Reflections and Conversations about Public Service and Leadership commenced last Saturday, November 7.

From Purpose to Impact: Reflections and Conversations about Public Service and Leadership commenced last Saturday, November 7. This is the fourth course offered by the Jesse Robredo Institute for Leadership and Good Governance and designed to provide space and time for young public leaders to look back at their leadership journey, using this reflection as an impetus to learning important competencies that can deepen their commitment, and propel them to […]

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