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    Speeches

    • Message of Maria Leonor Gerona Robredo Vice President of the Philippines At SEIPI’s Q4 General Membership Meeting and CEOs Forum

      Posted in Speeches on Nov 13, 2020

      Message of Maria Leonor Gerona Robredo Vice President of the Philippines At SEIPI’s Q4 General Membership Meeting and CEOs Forum

      Good morning, everyone. Thank you for inviting me to join your general membership meeting and CEOs forum today. It is an honor to be in the midst of the best business minds in the country’s semiconductor and electronics industry as we try to find a way to emerge stronger from the challenges brought by the pandemic.

      We are seeing how these difficult times cut across all industries and economies. Businesses everywhere—even the most established ones—are struggling to st...

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    • ICMA UP NCPAG UP Webinar Series Launch and Induction of ICMA UP NCPAG Officers

      Posted in Speeches on Oct 30, 2020

      ICMA UP NCPAG UP Webinar Series Launch and Induction of ICMA UP NCPAG Officers

      Good morning everyone. I hope you are all safe and well. To Dean Dan Saguil; Mr. James Malloy; ICMA UP NCPAG Officers, Members, and Mentors—congratulations for organizing this event. Thank you as well to all of today’s panel speakers for taking the time from your busy schedules to share your knowledge and experience with today’s youth.

      Ten months ago today, on January 30, the Philippines reported its first case of COVID-19. On March 7, the first case of local transmission was confirmed. And today, as I speak, ou...

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    • Message of Maria Leonor Gerona Robredo Vice President of the Philippines At #BagoTayo Webisode #5: Government Innovations on Education Under the New Normal

      Posted in Speeches on Oct 28, 2020

      Message of Maria Leonor Gerona Robredo Vice President of the Philippines At #BagoTayo Webisode #5: Government Innovations on Education Under the New Normal

      Thank you, Saje [Molato] (CEO, Siklab Pilipinas). Thank you to Siklab Pilipinas, to Galing Pook Foundation and to all the partners—UNICEF Philippines, National Youth Commission, Dr. Eddie Dorotan (Executive Director, Galing Pook) of course, and Mayor Krisel Lagman of Tabaco, Albay. Thank you for inviting me to this very important conversation tonight. Hello rin sa lahat ng mga kabataan na kasama natin ngayon. Maraming salamat sa kagustuhan ...

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    • Inauguration and Blessing of The Oasis Project 3.0 National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI), Quezon City

      Posted in Speeches on Oct 09, 2020

      Inauguration and Blessing of The Oasis Project 3.0 National Kidney and Transplant Institute (NKTI), Quezon City

      Good morning, everyone! Maupo po tayong lahat. Magandang umaga. Before I proceed, let me greet the people who are here and the people who I am most grateful for. Of course, Ambassador Harald Fries of the Embassy of Sweden. Sa mga hindi po nakakaalam, the Embassy of Sweden has been our partner in many of our programs—in many of the programs of the Office of the Vice President. We partnered with the Embassy of Sweden in some of our women empowerment programs—programs against violence ...

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    • Video Message of Vice President Leni Robredo at the Virtual March for Mental Health

      Posted in Speeches on Oct 09, 2020

      Video Message of Vice President Leni Robredo at the Virtual March for Mental Health

      Hello everyone. I hope we are all keeping safe. I’d like to congratulate United for Global Mental Health, Mental Health PH, and everyone who is with us from around the world, who raise their voice for the cause of better mental health.

      Even before the arrival of COVID-19, the challenge of protecting the psychological well-being of our citizens has been evident. Our resources are limited, and the approach is largely still one that relies on institutionalization for treatment. This leaves so many people in commun...

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