Michael Canares, Managing Consultant of Step Up Consulting Services was invited by Dr. Analyn Salvador-Amores of University of the Philippines Baguio to be its guest lecturer on a class on Development Theory and Practice last March 9, 2012. The class was attended by graduate students in the College of Social Sciences.

Mr. Canares’ talk was on the topic “What is the relationship between government and international agencies in ‘development practice’? How alternative is alternative development?”.