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Bridging Leadership Case Featured at the Collective Action Conference 2016

Posted: 2016-11-18

20161118 Blog ResizeBasel, Switzerland – Last 20 October 2016, Professor Manuel J. De Vera, Executive Director of the AIM – TeaM Energy Center for Bridging Leadership (AIMTEC), participated in a high-level research panel discussion entitled, “Anti-corruption Collective Action in Conflict Zones” at the Collective Action Conference 2016 hosted by the Basel Institute on Governance. 

Bridging Leaders Engaged with More Development Managers

Posted: 2016-07-01
WEB THUMBNAIL.jpgLast June 28, 2016, three fellows of the Asian Institute of Management TeaM Energy Center for Bridging Leadership (AIMTEC) engaged with development managers enrolled in the 27th class of the Master in Development Management (MDM) degree program of the AIM Stephen Zuellig School for Development Management (ZSDM). 
 

AIMTEC co-hosts a Public Forum with LSE Crisis States Centre Director James Putzel, Ph.D.

Posted: 2016-06-22
Thumbnail.jpgMakati City, Philippines - Last June 17, 2016, the Asian Institute of Management TeaM Energy Center for Bridging Leadership (AIMTEC), in partnership with International Alert (IA) and the AIM Zuellig School of Development Management (ZSDM), held a public forum with London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Development Studies Professor and Director of the LSE Crisis States Centre, Professor James Putzel, Ph.D., entitled “Fissures of Fragility in the Philippines: Reflections on state and society on the eve of Duterte.”

24 Youth Leaders Graduate from AIM's Bridging Leadership Course

Posted: 2016-06-10

22.jpgMakati City, Philippines - Last May 16, 2016, the pioneer cohort of the Future Bridging Leaders Program (FBLP) of the Asian Institute of Management TeaM Energy Center for Bridging Leadership (AIMTEC) graduated from their one-year Bridging Leadership (BL) course.

 

More Development Managers engaged in the Bridging Leadership Approach

Posted: 2016-03-10
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The second run of the newly-constituted and rebranded Leadership and Management of Change for Development Managers: The Bridging Leadership Approach (LMC/DM: BL) was conducted last February 15 to 19, 2016. Twenty-five (25) development managers from different niches of the Development sector participated in the one-week course.

 

ADEC Innovations Foundation and AIM-SRF sign MOU for Research Lab on PPPs

Posted: 2016-03-02

blnews-thumb_aidec-srf.jpgMakati City, Philippines - On March 2, 2016, the Asian Institute of Management - TeaM Energy Center for Bridging Leadership (AIMTEC), through the AIM Scientific Research Foundation (AIM-SRF), and the ADEC Innovations Foundation (AIF) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to formalize their partnership in establishing a research laboratory on Public - Private Partnerships (PPPs) in AIMTEC.

A Decade of Co-Creating Change: An Anniversary Celebration

Posted: 2015-10-29
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We thank our friends, partners, and most honored Bridging Leaders who joined us in celebrating ten years of co-creating communities of change in the Philippines and the larger Asian region. 

 

One Purpose, Shared Future: Bridges of Peace in Mindanao

Posted: 2015-10-29
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During the Center's Anniversary Event, we also had the chance to reconnect with individuals and organizations that were instrumental in the implementation of our Bridging Leadership programs. In particular, Fellows and Partners from The Mindanao Bridging Leaders Program were reunited to celebrate the launch of the Center's newest book, "One Purpose, Shared Future: Bridges of Peace in Mindanao."

The BL Reunion: Bridging Generations of Change Makers

Posted: 2015-10-29
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Last Monday, October 26, our Future Bridging Leaders had the wonderful opportunity to meet exceptional change agents who went through Bridging Leadership programs conducted by the Center in the past.

 

Bridging Leadership Workshop for DepEd Region 2

Posted: 2015-09-03

DepEd Region 2 Workshop30 officials of the Department of Education (DepEd) Region 2 underwent a 3-day workshop on Bridging Leadership at the Asian Institute of Management last August 24 to 26, 2015. 

 

 

Furthering the Mission: More Development Managers engaged in Stories of Bridging Leadership

Posted: 2015-06-29
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Three Bridging Leadership (BL) Fellows of the AIM TeaM Energy Center for Bridging Leadership (AIMTEC) engaged with development managers enrolled in the executive programs of the AIM Stephen Zuellig Graduate School of Development Management (AIM-ZSDM).

 

A 'Heart Smart' Leadership

Posted: 2015-06-26
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For Dr. C. Bernido, having the ability to analyze issues is critical for the leaders of today. It allows for a greater understanding of the problem as a result of careful thought in relating various view points, which paves way for the discovery of a more comprehensive approach in formulating and applying solutions.

 

Col. Benjamin Hao: The Continuing Challenge to Lead

Posted: 2015-06-24
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Col. Benjamin Hao is a Civil Military Operation (CMO) Officer of the Armed Forces of the Philippines and the commander of an Army CMO Battalion based in the National Capital Region. He was born in Sampaloc, Manila and raised in Malabon City. As a child, he looked up to his father who served the country as a police officer.

 

Maria Luz Go: Building a Legacy of Peace through Enterprise Development in Mindanao

Posted: 2015-06-17
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Maria Luz Go joined the Mindanao Bridging Leaders Program (MBLP) of the AIM TeaM Energy Center for Bridging Leadership in 2011. Go has a degree in Management Engineering from Ateneo de Davao University. It is her mission to apply her technical expertise and the discipline of management in her work for peace development in Mindanao.

 

Future Bridging Leaders Program Launch

Posted: 2015-06-10
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MAKATI CITY, PHILIPPINES – On June 3, 2015, the AIM TeaM Energy Center for Bridging Leadership (Center), through the support of TeaM Energy Foundation, formally launched the Future Bridging Leaders Program (FBLP) at the Asian Institute of Management (AIM).

 

Jainab Abdulmajid: The Continuing Challenge to Lead

Posted: 2015-05-18

Jainab Abdulmajid: The Continuing Challenge to LeadJainab Abdulmajid is the current Provincial Tourism Officer of Sulu. She joined the Bridging Leadership Fellowship Program (BLFP) in 2008 upon the recommendation of another BL Fellow, Maj. Gen. Natalio Ecarma III.



Mayor Jasper Que: The Continuing Challenge to Lead

Posted: 2015-05-06

blnews-thumb_jasper-que-continuing-to-lead.jpgBeing a businessman, Mayor Jasper Que did not know that one day, he would be at the forefront of fighting for the improvement of Bongao’s education system.

 

 

Asec. Lorna Dig-Diño: The Continuing Challenge to Lead

Posted: 2015-03-26
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For Asec. Lorna Dig-Diño, her love for teaching came amidst a long period of discernment. As a Secondary Education major specializing in Social Science at the Philippine Normal College in Manila, Diño often found herself taking her father’s suggestions on schooling and work.

 

A Workshop on Bridging Leadership and Integrity for the Barangay Captains of Pagbilao, Quezon

Posted: 2015-03-24
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The Bridging Leadership and Integrity Program for the Local Government Unit of Pagbilao, Quezon engaged 23 barangay captains from the Municipality of Pagbilao, Quezon in embracing integrity institutions and practices to support good governance. 

 

TeaM Energy Foundation, Inc and the AIM-Scientific Research Foundation sign MOA for BL Programs

Posted: 2015-03-06
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Makati City, Philippines – On March 3, 2015, TeaM Energy Foundation, Inc. (TEFI) and the Asian Institute of Management – TeaM Energy Center for Bridging Leadership (AIMTEC), through the AIM-Scientific Research Foundation (AIM-SRF) formalized their partnership for the upcoming Future Bridging Leaders Program (FBLP) and The Bridging Leadership with Integrity Program for the Local Government Unit of Pagbilao, Quezon.

Bridging Leadership for Educators of Bongao, Tawi-Tawi

Posted: 2015-02-24
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Educators from Bongao, Tawi-Tawi underwent a two-day workshop conducted by the AIM TeaM Energy Center for Bridging Leadership (AIMTEC) at the Asian Institute of Management from February 16-17, 2015.

 

Co-Creating a Compelling Future for India

Posted: 2015-02-09
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February 2015 – Professor Nieves R. Confesor, former Executive Director of the AIM TeaM Energy Center for Bridging Leadership, facilitated two sessions on the Exercise of Bridging Leadership in an Overseas Training Programme for Government Officials of India sponsored by AIM's Executive Education for Lifelong Learning Center (EXCELL).

 

AIM TeaM Energy Center welcomes the Ministry of Peace and Reconstruction of Nepal

Posted: 2015-02-05

team-news_ministry-of-peace-nepal-thumb.jpgJanuary 29, 2015  – Eight senior officials of the Ministry of Peace and Reconstruction (MOPR) from Singh Durbar, Kathmandu, Nepal visited the Asian Institute of Management (AIM) as part of their Study Tour on Peace Sensitive Development in Reference to Conflict Transformation and Peace Building.

 

 

Bridging Leadership as an Innovative Social Technology in Combating Human Trafficking

Posted: 2014-12-17
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Prof. Manny De Vera, Executive Director of the AIM TeaM Energy Center for Bridging Leadership, shares the Bridging Leadership Framework and the work of the Center with its Bridging Leaders during the CSO Summit 2014 on Combating Trafficking in Persons.

 

Mayor Oscar Moreno: The Continuing Challenge to Lead

Posted: 2014-12-05
teamnews-thumb_oca-moreno-article.jpgMAKATI, Philippines - “The more successful you are, the more challenges you face,” well-chosen words from Oscar “Oca” Moreno, the current Mayor of Cagayan de Oro City and former Governor of Misamis Oriental, who shared his leadership story with Executive Masters in Development Management (EMDM) students of the Asian Institute of Management for their session on Leading with Integrity: Community Engagement and Negotiation Complexity.