The CHR, created under the 1987 Constitution, was tasked to investigate all forms of human rights violations involving civil and political rights. It is embedded in our constitution in relation to the International Humanitarian Laws and other laws governing human rights. The 1987 Constitution of the Philippines, in Section 18 Article XIII says simply that … Continue reading Abolition of the Commission of Human Rights. Why or why not?
According to the 1987 Constitution of the Philippine Republic as stated in Article IX (Constitutional Commissions) that Constitutional Commissions which shall be independent are the Civil Service Commission, the Commission on Elections and the Commission on Audit. However, the Philippine government or the three (3) of its branches are independently monitored by the office of … Continue reading How does the Philippines ensure the independence of the constitutional offices?
Someone from our beloved followers asked me this question; Am I in favor of a federal form of government? As an honest opinion, I am in favor of a federal form of government. But before we proceed to my thoughts, allow me to indicate one of the major reasons why I support a federal form … Continue reading Are you in favor of a federal form of government?
As a background, The Philippine Government is a Unitary, Republic, Presidential System, Parliamentary and Constitutional Republic type of Government with that our Presidential Type of Government has a slow response. Since it is centralized and most situations are focused in Metro Manila, the local issue under its domain are somehow, if not, neglected due to … Continue reading What are the weaknesses or problems of the Philippine Presidential Type of Government?
The present Philippine Public Administration for me would have a satisfactory grade in performing its mandates particularly in affairs of the country, but I will just give the complement to our president alone. Hierarchically speaking, the President has his own cabinet members and House of Representatives that act as his functioning body. our government’s pace … Continue reading Assessment on the present Philippine Public Administration and Political Landscape?
The first to use and describe the term bureaucracy was Max Weber. This is also known as the Bureaucratic Theory of management, Bureaucratic Management Theory or the Max Weber Theory. He believed bureaucracy was the most efficient way to set up an organization and administration. Max Weber believed that Bureaucracy was better than traditional structures. … Continue reading Theories and Practices in Public Administration: Bureaucratic Theory of Public Administration
Enhancing your Leadership and Management SkillsIn order to progress in any career, it is necessary to develop your leadership and management skills. A Master’s degree in Public Administration in the Philippines is a key requirement to attain high position in the governemnt. It is the degree of choice for people who want to advance their … Continue reading 5 reasons why you need to take Master’s Degree in Public Administration
Amidst the Corona Virus outbreak, it's the opportune time that we bloggers and our other introvert friends are having a time of their life [Yeheeeeey]. The scent of brewed coffee in the morning, few sweat outs, thoughts for the next blog, books [Lots of them] that are pending and many many more. =) The Philippines … Continue reading Lockdown Bloggers amidst the Corona Virus Outbreak
1. Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs: Among the theories that I liked best is the theory of the Hierarchal Needs by Maslow, I have few ideas how it works from my Psychology class during college and it focused more on the inner desire of an individual. I liked it most because it is one of the … Continue reading Top 4 MANAGEMENT THEORIES with explanation and to manage them as Managers
We are tasked to explain thoroughly the statement, “Local Government acts as the vehicle of local democracy, providing services responsive to local needs and conditions” (King and Pierce 1990: 2) On the statement provided by King and Pierce in 1990 as stated above; there are several matters that we could consider and elaborate on. first, … Continue reading Essay on Local Fiscal Administration