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Building the Brand: Tools for SMEs to Connect to Global Markets

Posted: 2012-11-13
Category: Events

building-the-brand_thumb.jpgOn November 12, 2012, the Hills Program, in partnership with the US ASEAN Business Council, organized a workshop for SMEs on “Building the Brand:  Tools for SMEs to Connect to Global Markets” at the Asian Institute of Management.

 

Briefing on the Mindanao Peace Process

Posted: 2012-10-17
Category: Events

briefing-on-the-mindanao-peace-process_thumb.jpgOn October 16, 2012, the Hills Program, in partnership with The Asia Foundation, organized the Briefing on the Mindanao Peace Process to discuss key issues surrounding the framework agreement recently entered between the Government of the Philippines and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (GPH-MILF).

 

National Conference on “SMEs as a Major Force in Promoting Integrity and Accountability in Business”

Posted: 2012-07-27
Category: Events

national-conference-2012_thumb.jpgThe Hills Program presented a conference on “SMEs as a Major Force in Promoting Integrity and Accountability in Business” on July 26, 2012 at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Makati. The conference, the first of its kind in the Philippines, was part of Hills Program “Promoting Integrity and Accountability in Business” project.

 

Good Governance in Health Phase II

Posted: 2012-03-28
Category: Events

good-governance-in-health-p2_thumb.jpgThe AIM Zuellig Center for Asian Business Transformation and Hills Program have partnered for the Good Governance in Health Program, which aims to promote anti-corruption and good governance in the Philippine health sector.

 

Haydee Yorac Fourth Lecture Series

Posted: 2012-02-28
Category: Events

haydee-yorac-4th-lecture-series_thumb.jpgOn February 27, 2012, the Hills Program co-sponsored the Haydee Yorac Fourth Lecture Series with the Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) through its Integrity Project.

 

Business Roundtable Discussion

Posted: 2012-02-24
Category: Events

business-roundtable-discussion_thumb.jpgOn February 23, 2012, the Hills Program organized a business roundtable discussion facilitated by Robert Klitgaard, professor at Claremont School of Business and a leading expert on corruption.

 

Launch of the 2009 Corporate Governance Trends in the 100 Largest Publicly Listed Companies in Phils

Posted: 2011-07-11
Category: Events

2009-corporate-governance-trends-launch_thumb.jpgOn July 07, 2011, the Hills Program launched its report entitled 2009 Corporate Governance Trends in the 100 Largest Publicly Listed Companies in the Philippines at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Makati.

 

Mapping Corruption and Ethical Dilemmas in Healthcare

Posted: 2011-05-12
Category: Events

mapping-corruption-and-ethical-dilemmas_thumb.jpgOn May 10, 2011, the Zuellig Center for Asian Business Transformation and Hills Program co-sponsored a thought forum on Mapping Corruption and Ethical Dilemmas in Health Care.

 

 

Symposium: The Fundamentals of an Effective Anti-Corruption Agency

Posted: 2011-05-10
Category: Events

the-fundamentals-of-an-effective-anti-corruption-agency_thumb.jpgOn May 6, 2011, the Hills Program held a symposium on The Fundamentals of an Effective Anti-Corruption Agency.

 

 

Hills Program Launches Professor Michael Johnston’s Book on Anti-Corruption Strategies

Posted: 2010-11-15
Category: Events

anti-corruption-book-launch_thumb.jpgLast November 8, 2010, the Hills Program, together with The Asia Foundation, launched a book entitled, Political and Social Foundations for Reform: Anti-Corruption Strategies for the Philippines.

 

Strategy Session with Cabinet Officials and Robert Klitgaard

Posted: 2010-10-29
Category: Events

strategy-session-with-robert-klitgaard_thumb.jpgOn October 28, 2010, the Hills Program organized a strategy session on anti-corruption with a group of cabinet officials facilitated by Mr. Robert Klitgaard, a professor at Claremont School of Business and author of Controlling Corruption.

 

AIM Launches Report on Corporate Governance Practices of Top 100 Philippine Companies

Posted: 2010-07-16
Category: Events

report-on-corporate-governance-practices-launch_thumb.jpgOn July 14, 2010, the Hills Program launched its report entitled Corporate Governance Trends in the 100 Largest Publicly Listed Companies in the Philippines.

 

 

Business Roundtable Discussion for the Promoting Integrity and Accountability in Business Project

Posted: 2010-06-28
Category: Events

business-roundtable-discussion-promoting-integrity_thumb.jpgOn June 24, 2010, the Hills Program conducted a roundtable discussion at the Manila Peninsula Hotel for a select group of business leaders to discuss the role of business in reducing corruption in the Philippines. Mr. Michael J. Hershman, CEO of Fairfax Group and co-founder of Transparency International, gave a presentation on collective action and facilitated the discussion.

Professor Michael Johnston’s Follow-up Visit to Manila

Posted: 2010-02-22
Category: Events

prof-michael-johnston-follow-up-visit_thumb.jpgFebruary 14 to 21, 2010 – Professor Michael Johnston was back in the Philippines for a series talks and meetings, and to present his analysis and recommendations for anti-corruption strategies for the Philippines.

 

Corporate Governance Improvement Project with the Energy Development Corporation (EDC)

Posted: 2009-08-03
Category: Events

In July 2009, the RVR-C.V. Starr Center for Corporate Governance completed a project that involved evaluating EDC’s corporate governance practices and providing recommendations for bringing EDC "one notch" above other companies in the practice of good corporate governance.

Trends in Corporate Governance in the Philippines Launched

Posted: 2009-07-31
Category: Events

trends-in-corporate-governance-launch_thumb.jpgLast July 30, 2009, the Hills Program of the Ramon V. del Rosario, Sr.-C.V. Starr Center for Corporate Governance at the Asian Institute of Management launched a report on “Corporate Governance Trends in the 100 Largest Publicly Listed Companies in the Philippines, 2002- 2007” at a luncheon forum held at the Manila Peninsula Hotel in Makati.

 

Expert Highlights Imp'tance of Reliable Indicators & Verifiable Benchmarks in Corruption Control

Posted: 2009-07-24
Category: Events

anti-corruption-expert-higlights-importance-of-reliable_thumb.jpgJuly 23, 2009--Manila, Philippines-- Michael Johnston, Charles A. Dana Professor of Political Science at Colgate University in Hamilton, New York, gave a talk entitled “Beyond Perceptions: Measuring Vulnerabilities to Corruption” at a public seminar held at the AIM Conference Center.

 

Roundtable Discussion with the Millennium Challenge Corporation

Posted: 2009-06-01
Category: Events

roundtable-discussion-with-millennium-challenge-corp_thumb.jpgIn May 2009, the Hills Program convened a roundtable discussion with a select group of business leaders and former officials for the purpose of giving feedback on a proposal for a grant of $150 million to the Ombudsman’s Office, the Bureau of Internal Revenue, and the Bureau of Customs. The 2 ½ hour event was held at the Dusit Thani Hotel. At the request of MCC, the Hills Program also arranged one-on-one meetings between MCC representatives and other key stakeholders.

Luncheon Forum Event

Posted: 2008-07-10
Category: Events

luncheon-forum-event_thumb.jpgThe Hills Program recently held a luncheon forum entitled “Corruption in the Private Sector: The Quiet Forces that Engender Corruption” with Roderick Hills as the guest speaker.