Regional Academy on the United Nations, Fellow, May-December 2020, Vienna, Austria; Berlin, Germany; Budapest, Hungary (moved online)

United Nations Office at Geneva, Fellow, July 2019, Geneva, Switzerland

Local Government Academy (Department of the Interior and Local Government, Executive Department, Philippine National Government), Co-Investigator, PI: Alex B. Brillantes, Peace and Security Local Government Innovations: The Galing Pook Experience, June 2018-December 2019, Quezon City, Philippines

Philippine Society for Public Administration, University of the Philippines National College of Public Administration and Governance, Research Associate, January 2017-present, Quezon City, Philippines

Asian Association for Public Administration (AAPA), Research Assistant to the AAPA President, May 2018-present, Seoul, Korea


Media platforms and think tanks: Channel NewsAsia, Eastern Focus Quarterly, Modern Diplomacy, Guest Contributor, June 2020-present

Academic platforms: East Asia Forum (Australian National University), Development Policy Blog (Australian National University), Conflict, Peace & Democracy Blog (University of Graz), World Youth Alliance, and BookBed, Guest Contributor, August 2016-present

Shabka, Regular Contributor, January-October 2018, Vienna, Austria

Universal Versatile Society, News Editor (one of four editors), weekly climate change news, April-September 2018, Akola, India; watch the news at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCgAthfpksKNF5GB1lRBijHA

Spaces and People, Chief Editor, April-August 2018, Ortigas, Philippines

United Nations Development Programme & Philippine Society for Public Administration, Copy Editor, 2015 Rapid Field Appraisal, April-May 2017, Quezon City, Philippines

Philippine Society for Public Administration, Managing Director, Philippine Governance Digest, December 2016-October 2017, Quezon City, Philippines


Department of Budget and Management (Philippine government), Junior Consultant, National Rightsizing Program for Education and Local Government Sectors, team headed by Prof. dr. Alex Brillantes, May 2018-Feb 2020, Manila, Philippines

Government Financial Management Innovators Circle, Inc. (formerly Electronic Financial Users’ Circle), design of trainings, May 2018-September 2018, Quezon City, Philippines

Spaces and People Research and Planning Consultancy Institute, strategic planning & research proposals, March-April 2018, Ortigas, Philippines

Center for Leadership, Communication and Governance Institute, design of capacity-enhancement programs & research proposals, January-December 2017, Quezon City, Philippines


Philippine Society for Public Administration, Conference Deputy Secretary General, 2017 PSPA International Conference, coordinated with five international and five local partner institutions and universities, and with 20 international and 20 local speakers, January-November 2017, Ortigas, Philippines

Institute for Integrality, Department of Labor and Employment, and Asian Development Bank, JobStart Life Skills Trainer, January 2016 – February 2017, various locations in the Philippines

Government Financial Management Innovators Circle, Inc. (formerly Electronic Financial Users’ Circle, Inc.), Project Officer, September 2015-August 2018, Quezon City, Philippines

Association of Government Accountants of the Philippines, Project Officer, Oct. 2015-September 2017, Manila, Philippines


World Youth Alliance (WYA), Asia-Pacific office, May – July 2017, Quezon City, Philippines; WYA is an accredited ECOSOC Civil Society Network NGO that participates in the United Nations’s three major commissions: Commission on Social Development, Commission on the Status of Women, and Commission on Population and Development. 


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