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About PHILKOFA

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  The Philippine KOICA Fellows Association, Inc. (PHILKOFA) is the alumni association of the participants to academic and training courses, workshops, seminars, and other activities sponsored by the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) in the Republic of Korea.   Vision By 2015, PHILKOFA is an internationally recognized service-oriented, self-sustaining and competent organization of KOICA scholars vital in promoting understanding and cooperation among peoples and nations.   Mission PHILKOFA commits itself to: Be a link between and among KOICA scholars and other organizations for continuing education and resource mobilization. Provide relevant services to its members and the community.   Objectives Maintain linkages between and among KOICA scholars here and abroad through social networking sites, newsletter and website. Collaborate with other organizations for continuing education and resource mobilization. Conduct community services. Establish mechanisms for sustainability.   Strategies Linkaging and Networking Knowledge Management   Governance The governing body of the association is the ...

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History

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                                                                                                                             History   December 2000 It started with a challenge from His Excellency Shin Sung-Oh, then Ambassador to Korea. Hosting a dinner for Filipino KOICA scholars on the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the KOICA, then Ambassador Shin expressed the need for an alumni association. Twenty-two KOICA scholars gave a hearty “YES” to the challenge.   July 26, 2001 Philippine KOICA Fellows Association (PHILKOFA), Inc PHILKOFA was registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission with registration number A-2001-10705.   April 27, 2002 The First General Assembly was held at the Barrio Fiesta. Elected President was Emmanuel Sevilla The ...

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