Leadership and Management of Change

Program Days:

November 20 to December 6, 2023

Live Online 

  • November 20, 22, 24, 27, 29, December 1, 2023
  • 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM

Face to Face On-campus

  • December 4, 5, 2023
  • 8:30 AM -to 5:00PM
  • December 6, 2023
  • 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM


PHP 70,990.00 or USD 1,291.00*
*The prevailing exchange rate at the date of payment may apply.

Program Overview

Leadership and Management of Change is a one-week course aimed at capacitating newly elected and re-elected governors, vice-governors, mayors, vice-mayors provincial board members, councilors and local government executives on political leadership and organizational change for local governance using the Bridging Leadership Framework.



Program Objectives

Participants in the program are expected:
• To achieve an in-depth understanding of the dimensions of political leadership and power in designing and implementing development initiatives;
• To enhance skills and capabilities in developing strategies for managing and leading governance mechanisms to promote public value, accountability, transparency, and inclusive representation; and
• To develop collaborative platforms for transformation processes in local governance.

What You Will Learn
  • Making sense of the complexity of political leadership in support of the local government’s desired future;
  • Understand the Bridging Leadership Framework as an ethos and tool for leading and managing change.
  • Co-creating public value
  • Understanding complex issues of the political environment and public service through systems thinking
  • Engaging others for collaborative action in transformation processes
  • Creating, sustaining, and designing change projects and programs
Key Benefits
  • Possess new analytical tools to support one’s leadership decision in leading and managing change.
  • Become more adaptive and politically competent in designing and implementing governance mechanisms that create public value for public service.
  • Instill a collaborative mindset to mobilize stakeholders in transforming local governance.
Who Should Attend

Re-elected and newly elected Governors, Vice-Governors, Mayors, Vice Mayors, Provincial Board Members, City/Municipal
Councilors, and Local Government Executives.