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Building Resilience Through Comics in Pakistan

HRA is excited to announce our new project in collaboration with Creative Frontiers. The project will empower young comic book writers in Pakistan to use their skills to build resilience in their community against violent extremism. Bringing together the fields of creative design, resilience building, and countering violent extremism provides an exciting new opportunity for youth in Pakistan to build a more peaceful world. We look forward to sharing future updates on this project, which will bring together industry experts

Innovative Local Governance Practices in a Federal System

This summers Innovative Local Governance Practices in a Federal System program brought 26 individuals from the Philippines from the Mandaluyong Mayor’s Office including the mayor, department heads, and city councilors, to Washington, DC. 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 one-week program was conducted from July 09 to April 18, 2017. The program

Fall 2017 Student Immersion Program

In August 2017 GEI had the pleasure of hosting thirty-one students from De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde in Manila, Philippines, for its Student Government Immersion Program. The participants successfully completed an international education immersion program on federalism, good governance, public administration, and foreign policy 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 program was

Spring 2017 Student Government Immersion Program

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.

Local Government Conference – Federalism and the War on drugs in the Philippines

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

What is Good Governance?

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