As her office turns over more houses for displaced families, VP Leni lauds Marawi residents’ strength

MARAWI CITY — The Office of Vice President Leni Robredo, under its Angat Buhay program, turned over a dozen more housing units to families displaced by the Marawi siege, as part of its continued efforts to assist our brothers and sisters in the war-torn city. VP Leni led the turnover on Friday afternoon, June 28, continue reading : As her office turns over more houses for displaced families, VP Leni lauds Marawi residents’ strength

Statement of Solidarity from Vice President Leni Robredo for Pride Month

Today I join the LGBTQIA+ community, both in the Philippines and in other nations across the globe, advocates of human rights and gender equality, and each and every person that aspires for a world free from hate and discrimination, in celebrating Pride Month. Pride Month is an opportunity for each of us to celebrate humanity’s continue reading : Statement of Solidarity from Vice President Leni Robredo for Pride Month

Philippine waters should be for exclusive use and enjoyment of Filipinos only, VP Leni reiterates

Vice President Leni Robredo emphasized on Thursday, June 27, 2019, that resources within the Philippines’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ) should be enjoyed solely by Filipinos, as she stressed that the proposal to allow the Chinese to fish in the West Philippine Sea would be a violation of the Constitution.  “Sa term pa lang, Igan, kaya continue reading : Philippine waters should be for exclusive use and enjoyment of Filipinos only, VP Leni reiterates

VP Leni welcomes Vietnamese Ambassador to her office

Vice President Leni Robredo welcomed Vietnamese Ambassador Ly Quoc Tuan to her office at the Quezon City Reception House on Wednesday, June 26, 2019.  This is the first opportunity that the Vice President has had to officially meet with the Ambassador of Vietnam.  During the brief courtesy call, VP Leni and Ambassador Ly discussed the continue reading : VP Leni welcomes Vietnamese Ambassador to her office

Statement of the Vice President on the Boat Ramming Incident in the West Philippine Sea

With the rest of the Filipino nation, I express my deepest outrage at the incident that occurred last June 9, 2019, where a Philippine fishing vessel, while at anchor, was rammed, apparently intentionally, by a Chinese ship near Recto Bank in the West Philippine Sea. After the collision, 22 of our fellow Filipinos were left continue reading : Statement of the Vice President on the Boat Ramming Incident in the West Philippine Sea

Robredo camp asks PET to speed up poll protest, as recount affirms 2016 victory

The camp of Vice President Leni Robredo urged the Supreme Court anew to resolve the electoral protest filed by defeated candidate Bongbong Marcos, as the recount of the three pilot provinces affirms her victory in the 2016 polls. VP Leni’s lead counsel, Atty. Romulo Macalintal, filed an Urgent Motion on Thursday (June 13, 2019), asking continue reading : Robredo camp asks PET to speed up poll protest, as recount affirms 2016 victory