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    Speeches

    • Speech for National Children’s Day Launch of Learner Rights and Protection Office, Website and Learners TeleSafe Contact Center Helpline

      Posted in VP Sara - Speeches on Nov 24, 2022

      Assalamualaikum. Maayong hapon. Magandang hapon po sa lahat.

      Mahalaga ang araw na ito, hindi lang dahil tayo ay nagdiriwang sa pagtatapos ng Buwan ng Kabataan o National Children’s Month kundi dahil ang Department of Education ay may ihahandog na regalo para sa ating kabataan. Ito ang regalo ng pagkakaroon ng ligtas na ispasyo o safe space para sa ating kabataan.

      Today, we are introducing to you the Learner Rights and Protection Office website and a national hotline that will allow us to receive child protection complaints from learners through landline, e-mail, and messages through our Facebo...

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    • Speech for the Annual National Congress 2022 Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI)

      Posted in VP Sara - Speeches on Nov 23, 2022

      Speech for the Annual National Congress 2022 Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI)
      Iloilo Convention Center | Iloilo City, Philippines
      Event Date: November 23, 2022 | 9:00 AM

      Assalamualaikum!

      [STANDARD GREETINGS AND ACKNOWLEDGMENT OF GUESTS]

      Maayong buntag. Maayong aga. Good morning to everyone.

      Congratulations to the Philippine Librarians Association, Inc. (PLAI), the National Commission for Culture and the Arts, and the National Library of the Philippines for the success of your Annual National Congress 2022.

      I am honored to be invited by one of the oldest library associations in Sou...


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    • Message for the Annual Kusog Mindanaw Conference 2022 Kusog Mindanaw

      Posted in VP Sara - Speeches on Nov 11, 2022

      Assalamualaikum! Maayong buntag sa atong tanan. Magandang araw po sa lahat.

      Congratulations and daghang salamat to Kusog Mindanaw for spearheading this gathering of peace advocates, ***FORMER COMBATANTS, government officials, private organizations, grassroots representatives, and civil society groups and international organizations supportive of the Mindanao Agenda.

      Over the years, Kusog Mindanaw and its partners provided the country and the international community with a platform to look at Mindanao from the perspective of the Mindanaoans, highlighting the struggle for recognition of the Moro...

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    • Speech of Vice President Sara Duterte for Naval Special Operations Command 66th Founding Anniversary

      Posted in VP Sara - Speeches on Nov 04, 2022

      Assalamualaikum. Maayong hapon sa tanan. Magandang hapon sa inyong lahat.

      Daghang salamat…maraming, maraming salamat po sa inyong imbitasyon sa akin para maging tagapagsalita sa inyong selebrasyon ng inyong 66th Founding Anniversary.

      I am truly honored to be part of a celebration that honors patriotism and those who embody the value of selflessness, the passion to serve their fellow Filipinos, and the respect and undying love of country.

      Patriotism holds a very special place in my heart. At malaki ang respeto ko sa mga Pilipino na katulad ninyo. Sumasaludo po ako sa inyo at taos-puso po akong ...

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    • Speech of Vice President Sara Duterte for National Library of the Philippines 32nd Library and Information Services Month (LISM) Opening Ceremonies

      Posted in VP Sara - Speeches on Nov 04, 2022

      Assalamualaikum. Magandang araw sa lahat.

      I am very honored to be invited today, and it is my pleasure to help kick off the observation of the 32nd Library and Information Services Month.

      And may I congratulate the National Library of the Philippines and everyone here today who are representing libraries across our country for the inspiring work you are doing as literacy partners of the Department of Education.

      While I have seen how some Philippine libraries have evolved through time to keep up with technology and the exchange of information that travels at the speed of light, our libraries ha...

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