Thursday, 25 August 2016

Defining leadership course-module 3 held at HQ


The Defining Leadership Course Module 3 – Leading Across Organizations was held on 22-24 August  at IRRI headquarters. The objectives of module 3 include breaking down silos and working across boundaries within IRRI, influencing upwards, and delivering change and results.

Alice Laborte (SSD), Bjoern Ole Sander (CESD), Georgina Vergara (PB), John Damien Platten (PB), Mallikarjuna Swamy (PB), Mohammad Rafiqul Islam (PB), Romeo Labios (CESD), Rosa Paula Cuevas (PB), and Setegn Gebeyehu Endire (CESD) participated in the program.


The program was facilitated by Chris Dixon and Sue Baker of Growing Edge Hong Kong.



HRS Workplace Communications Article No. 2016-037

Defining leadership course-module 2 held at HQ


The second batch of Defining Leadership Course Module 2 –  Leading People and Teams was held on 17-19 August at IRRI headquarters. The objectives of module 2 include developing situational leadership, inspiring people to deliver performance , and challenging to enable creativity and innovation within IRRI.

Buyung Hadi (CESD), Digna Manzanilla (CESD), Georgina Vergara (PB), Mallikarjuna Swamy (PB), Mohammad Rafiqul Islam (PB), Ricardo Oliva (GB), Rosemary Murori (PB), Setegn Gebeyehu Endire (CESD), and Tobias Kretzschmar (PB) participated in the program.

The program was facilitated by Chris Dixon and Sue Baker of Growing Edge Hong Kong.



          HRS Workplace Communications Article No. 2016-036

Wednesday, 17 August 2016

More employees are joining, moving around and advancing

New Employees On-Board

Mary Antonette Baylon joined as Teacher at the IRRI School on 01 August 2016.

Ma. Catherine Herradura  joined as Junior Specialist at the Genetics and Biotechnology (GB) unit on 08 August 2016. 

Grace Osio joined as Teacher at the IRRI School on 01 August 2016.

Ranjitha Puskur joined as Senior Scientist 1 at the Social Sciences Division (SSD) on 01 August 2016.

Leanne Reinke  joined as Head Teacher at the IRRI School on 01 August 2016. 

Temina Lalani-Shariff   joined as Head - Communication unit on 02 August 2016. 

  HRS Workplace Communications Article No. 2016-035