The inaugural Student Government Immersion Program saw an ambitious group of twenty-seven students from De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde in Manila, Philippines, successfully complete an international education immersion program on federalism in Washington D.C. The program was designed, developed, and offered by the American Academy of Good Governance, one of the many offerings of the Global Education Initiatives Division of Creative Learning. The ten-day program was conducted from April 09 to April 18, 2017.
The American Academy of Good Governance, a program of Creative Learning, USA, has successfully completed a training program on the merits and demerits of Federalism, on the road map to Federalism in Philippines and on the War on Drugs and the American experience. The program participants included a Governor, several assistant secretaries, Mayors, Vice Mayors, and Counselors. The week-long program was from January 22 to January 28th, 2017. I think this [program] will really
Good Governance is an approach to government that is committed to creating a system founded in justice and peace that protects individual's human rights and civil liberties. According to the United Nations, Good Governance is measured by the eight factors of Participation, Rule of Law, Transparency, Responsiveness, Consensus Oriented, Equity and Inclusiveness, Effectiveness and Efficiency, and Accountability. Participation requires that all groups, particularly those most vulnerable, have direct or representative access to the systems of government. This manifests as a
Creative Learning acquires International Peace & Security Institute Washington, DC—Creative Learning has acquired the International Peace & Security Institute (IPSI), resulting in a new division called IPSI at Creative Learning, the two non-profit organizations announced. (www.CreativeLearning.org) IPSI at Creative Learning will focus on the complexity of today’s conflicts, working with a myriad of traditional and non-traditional peacebuilders to prevent and resolve violent conflict, as well as building resilient communities, says Creative Learning President Bill Kruvant. “This is very exciting for
Local Governance and Leadership in the Age of Globalization Conference This past September, Creative Learning, in conjunction with the Local Government Academy (LGA) and the Philippines International Institute for Leadership, Performance, and Governance (PHILPG) held the Local Governance and Leadership in the Age of Globalization conference in Washington, DC. During this week-long conference and international bench marking program, Creative Learning hosted a delegation of 14 local government officials from the Philippines consisting of Mayors, Vice-Mayors and Council men and women. Through a series of lectures, tours, and
The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.[fn 1][fn 2] The 48 contiguous states and Washington, D.C., are in central North America between Canada and Mexico. The state of Alaska is in the northwestern part of North America and the state of Hawaii is an archipelago in the mid-Pacific. The territories are scattered about the