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Dr. Teresita T. Tumapon Receives the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany

Dr. Teresita T. Tumapon Receives the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany

Dr. Teresita T. Tumapon, an AUFTRAG member, receives the award of the Cross of Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. This award is the highest decoration that the Federal Republic of Germany awards to people who have rendered outstanding services to society. Dr. Tumapon was the  former Vice-President for External Relations and Internationalization at Liceo de Cagayan University. 

A Seminar on Introducing Change and 2017 Year End-General Assembly

A Seminar on Introducing Change and 2017 Year End-General Assembly

The Association of United Filipinos Trained in Germany, Inc. will be holding a one-day Seminar on Introducing Change cum Year-End General Assembly on November 12, 2017 at SJ Tellights, Pagahan, Initao, Misamis Oriental. For inquiries, please email us at auftragphils@yahoo.com or auftragphils@gmail.com.

SEAG-N 3rd Year Anniversary

SEAG-N 3rd Year Anniversary

The Southeast Asia Green Network (SEAG-N) celebrates its 3rd Year Founding Anniversary on November 12, 2017. SEAG-N is composed of networks of alumni trained and/or educated in Germany that are based in the Cambodia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Vietnam. AUFTRAG is one of the founding members of SEAG-N.

27th Anniversary of German Unity

27th Anniversary of German Unity

AUFTRAG joins the Federal Republic of Germany in celebrating its 27th Anniversary of German Unity. The said occasion was held on 4th October 2017 at the Ballroom of the New World Makati Hotel, Esperanza Street corner Makati Avenue, Philippines.

Energy Efficiency and Conservation – A Problem in Change Management

Energy Efficiency and Conservation – A Problem in Change Management

On September 21 to 23, 2016, officials from the Ministry of Energy of Nepal visited Cebu, to learn about energy efficiency programs and policies. The visit of the Nepalese officials is sponsored by GIZ Nepal. For this activity, AUFTRAG member, Engr. Magdaleno Baclay Jr, was hired as consultant to coordinate and facilitate the meetings and site visits.

In one of the visits, Engr. Baclay brought them to an SME, Wellmade Motors located in Mandaue City. This is a machine shop with plenty of innovative practices:

* PDCA or continuous improvement as part of company's daily routine

* Bar Coding to track…