Adelfo V. Briones


Expertise: Leadership Development, Capacity Building, Policy Research, Project Management
Mr. Briones is a development professional with nearly two decades of experience working with local non-government organizations, government, and international development organizations.  He has been involved in leadership development, capacity building, policy research, project management, monitoring, and coordination. His areas of interest and experience include participatory governance and social accountability in local governance, public health, public safety, public education, youth development, social protection, and disaster risk reduction and management. He also teaches the course "Leadership in Public Service" in the graduate program of the Ateneo School of Government.
Mr. Briones is currently the learning manager of the Affiliated Network for Social Accountability in East Asia and the Pacific Foundation. He leads the capacity building component of the Participatory Audit project implemented with the Commission on Audit. He also provides support to a number of local and international social accountability projects undertaken by ANSA-EAP Foundation by designing, facilitating, and managing learning activities and events.
Mr. Briones is finishing his Doctorate in Social and Community Psychology at the Ateneo de Manila University. He completed his Masters in Social and Community Psychology from the same university.