Christine T. Tenorio is one of Jusuf Kalla scholarship awardee from Philippines. In Her research, withPatrik K Meyer and Achmad Nurmandi, was successfully published in the Asian Journal of Comparative Politics, which has an international reputation with the title “President Duterte’s bicephalous leadership: Populist at home – pragmatic abroad.”

The development of international dynamics in China has become a global power that impacts global political shifts towards the Asia Pacific region. The Philippines has emerged as a critical player in the struggle for supremacy between the Asian giants and the United States. Prof. Dr. Achmad Nurmandi, M.Sc., a senior researcher from the Jusuf Kalla School of Government, conducted research related to understanding Philippine President Rodrigo’s leadership style Duterte, playing an essential role in the struggle for regional power.