PASAY CITY, April 30 - President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on Saturday led the heads of the ASEAN Member-States in signing the ASEAN Leaders Declaration on the Role of the Civil Service as Catalyst in Achieving ASEAN Community Vision 2025.
“The declaration highlights the important role of the civil service as drivers of national and regional development towards the achievement of ASEAN goals and aspirations,” Civil Service Commission (CSC) Chairperson Alicia de la Rosa-Bala said.
The Philippines initiated the development of the ASEAN Leaders Declaration on the Role of the Civil Service as Catalyst in Achieving ASEAN Community Vision 2025.
In recognizing the role of the civil service, ASEAN leaders have tasked the ASEAN Civil Service Institutions comprising the ASEAN Cooperation on Civil Service Matters (ACCSM) to lead efforts in promoting cooperation in the development and implementation of capacity-building programs and sharing of best practices. These include progressive people management, organizational performance, skills building, environment promotion, health management and disaster management.
Raising the professional standards and capability of civil servants