Today, from 9:00 to 12:30, we had the pleasure of hosting a seminar under the theme “Global Order, Geopolitics, and Globalization – Trends, Impacts, and Outlook” for the 120th National Management Course of the prestigious National School of Public Policy (NSPP) in Pakistan at the Faculty of Law, Thammasat University.

An extensive briefing on the current World System Transformation and its Impact on Asia-Pacific by Henning Glaser (CPG) was followed by comments from CPG Senior Research Fellows H.E. Kasit Piromya, Former Foreign Minister of Thailand, and Dr. Asanga Abeyagoonasekera, Executive Director of the South Asian Foresight Network and Senior Fellow at The Millennium Project in Washington, who is currently at CPG.

The study group from the NSPP in Pakistan was led by

🔹Dr. Naila Zafar, Directing Staff, National Management College (NMC), and included:
🔹Mr. Muhammad Khan, Joint Secretary, Pakistan Administrative Service (PAS)
🔹Mr. Dar Ali Khan, Deputy Inspector General, Police Service of Pakistan (PSP)
🔹Mr. Asmat Allah Shah, Deputy Accountant General, Pakistan Audit and Accountants Services (PA&AS)
🔹Mr. Abdul Jabbar, Joint Secretary, Secretariat Group (SG)
🔹Mr. Atif Ali, Chief Commissioner, Inland Revenue Service of Pakistan (IRS)
🔹Mr. Sarfraz Ahmad, Provincial Secretary Punjab, Provincial Services of the Government of Punjab
🔹Mr. Abdul Hafeez Siddiqui, Director General, National Accountability Bureau (NAB)
🔹Ms. Faiza Haseeb, Head of Chancery, Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to Thailand

The NSPP is Pakistan’s premier institution for training and educating civil servants and plays a crucial role in shaping the administrative capabilities of Pakistan’s public service by providing comprehensive training to high-level officers of various services.

We very much enjoyed the exchange of experiences and discussions with our esteemed guests from the NSPP and express a big ‘Thank you’ to everyone for their input and engagement during the open forum session.