The ADFIAP Secretariat in Manila held a two-part strategy setting and planning meeting on January 8 and January 16, 2020 at the ADFIAP Headquarters in Manila, Philippines.
The objectives of the two sessions were to revisit its purpose, unique value proposition, mission and vision with the aim of remaining relevant, providing impactful services to members, and becoming more efficient as an organization. The outcomes of the meetings will form part of a report to the Board and to the General Assembly which shall convene for the 43rd ADFIAP Annual Meeting in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on May 13-15, 2020 to be hosted by the Development Bank of Mongolia.
The ADFIAP Secretariat officers and staff, including its strategic business units – the ADFIAP Consulting Group, the Asia-Pacific Institute of Development Finance (IDF), and the ADFIAP Finance and Investment Center (AFIC) – made presentations of their achievements and plans for 2020.
The meeting was also an occasion to hold the traditional blessing rite on January 8, 2020 for the Secretariat staff, their work stations, and office premises.