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Data Collection and Analysis

The Office of the Public Service Commission (PSC) in partnership with the Ministry of Natural Resource and Environment (MNRE)- GEF/EWACC Project conducted a four half days training on DATA COLLECTION AND ANALYSIS. The training was held at the PSC Conference room from Monday 9th – Thursday 12th April 2018. Twenty-four participants were invited from various [...]

April 16th, 2018|hrd|Comments Off on Data Collection and Analysis

PSC BIDS FAREWELL TO ITS CHAIRMAN AND COMMISSION MEMBER

The Office of the Public Service Commission hosted a farewell ceremony for Tuu’u Dr. Ieti Taulealo and Safuneituuga Paaga Neri on Thursday 8th March 2018, at the conference Center of the Tui Atua Tupua Tamasese Efi (TATTE) Building. The event officially marked the completion of six years for Tuu’u Dr. Ieti Taulealo as Chairman and [...]

April 3rd, 2018|2018, ed13|Comments Off on PSC BIDS FAREWELL TO ITS CHAIRMAN AND COMMISSION MEMBER

HUMAN RESOURCE COORDINATORS FORUM CALLS FOR IMPROVED COMMUNICATION CHANNELS BETWEEN MINISTRIES AND THE OFFICE OF THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

The Office of the Public Service Commission (PSC) held its 3rd Human Resource Coordinators (HRC) forum for the current financial year on Tuesday 27th March, 2018. The forum raised the importance of communication between Ministries and the Office of the PSC and called for ways to improve communication channels; by using group emails for faster [...]

April 3rd, 2018|2018, ed13|Comments Off on HUMAN RESOURCE COORDINATORS FORUM CALLS FOR IMPROVED COMMUNICATION CHANNELS BETWEEN MINISTRIES AND THE OFFICE OF THE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION

PROACTIVE APPROACH CALLS FOR SUPPORT VISITS TO BUILD BETTER RAPPORT AND CLARITY ON HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ISSUES

The Office of the Public Service Commission (PSC) through its Public Service Performance and Policy Division (PSPP) delivered a brief presentation on the Samoa Public Service Human Resource Management and Evaluation (SPS HRM) Report for FY2015/16, and FY2016/17 at the Human Resource Coordinators Forum. The presentation highlighted major developments in analysing data from the Ministry [...]

April 3rd, 2018|2018, ed13|Comments Off on PROACTIVE APPROACH CALLS FOR SUPPORT VISITS TO BUILD BETTER RAPPORT AND CLARITY ON HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT ISSUES

DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT FOR THE PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION SECTOR FINALISED

The Disaster Risk Management: Recommended Actions for the Public Administration Sector has been finalised. A multi sector approach has called for shared responsibility and positions the sector like the Public Administration Sector (PAS) in the driver’s seat to mainstream DRM and building resilience across the PAS. As noted “The Recommended Actions for Disaster Resilience in [...]

April 3rd, 2018|2018, ed13|Comments Off on DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT FOR THE PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION SECTOR FINALISED

HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORK REVIEW GETS UNDERWAY

The review of the Human Resource Management (HRM) Framework by the Office of the Public Service Commission (PSC) through the assistance of the Technical Assistance (TA) Facility Fund is underway. The existing framework has not been reviewed since it was developed during the PSC’s Institutional Strengthening Program (under the auspices of the AusAID), which was [...]

April 3rd, 2018|2018, ed13|Comments Off on HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT FRAMEWORK REVIEW GETS UNDERWAY

Effective Business Writing Training

A workshop on EFFECTIVE BUSINESS WRITING was held at the PSC Conference Room on the 19th – 23rd March 2018. This was to discuss elements of successful business writings within the Public Sector including assessment, facilitation, training reports, and transfer of skills and knowledge. Nineteen participants invited from the various SOE’s were capacity built on [...]

April 3rd, 2018|hrd|Comments Off on Effective Business Writing Training

Program in Economic and Public Policy (PEPP) 2018-2020

Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan The University of Tsukuba is seeking qualified and motivated young middle officers/professionals with working experience in policy formulation at government ministries and other institutions to undertake the Program in Economic and Public Policy (PEPP). The PEPP is an 18-month master’s program that aims to [...]

January 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Program in Economic and Public Policy (PEPP) 2018-2020

The Matsumae International Foundation

The Matsumae International Foundation in Japan is a non-government organization that offers fully-funded Fellowships to non-Japanese nationals to undertake research studies particularly in the fields of natural science, engineering and medicine, at any Japanese University. The Research Fellowship is for 3 months to 6 months between April 2019 and March 2020. The deadline for applications [...]

January 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on The Matsumae International Foundation

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: GOVERNMENT OF ROMANIA SCHOLARSHIPS 2020-2021

The Government of Romania has announced a scholarship programme for the academic year 2020-2021. The scholarship programme is open to interested applicants for undergraduate and postgraduate studies, commencing on October 1, 2020. Information regarding the scholarship programme and its conditions, relevant universities, and application process can be accessed on https://www.mae.ro/en/node/10251. Other information regarding visa application [...]

January 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: GOVERNMENT OF ROMANIA SCHOLARSHIPS 2020-2021