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    Speeches

    • Self-less Service: Our Greatest Call

      Posted in Speeches on Sep 09, 2019

      Message at the UP Alumni Association of Greater Los Angeles 2019 Installation Ceremony and Endowment Fund Raising GalaL.A. Grand Hotel, Los Angeles, Californiadelivered on 7 September 2019 Thank you very much. Kindly take your seats. Our Consul General, Adel Cruz; Dr. Elena Pernia, the UP Vice President for Public Affairs; Ms. Ethel Rubio, President of

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    • Wellsprings of Perpetual Hope

      Posted in Speeches on Sep 09, 2019

      Message at the 2019 Ramon Magsaysay Awards Presentation CeremoniesTanghalang Nicanor Abelardo, Cultural Center of the Philippines, Pasay City Thank you very much. Kindly take your seats. Former President Fidel V. Ramos; Excellencies of the Diplomatic Corps; former senator Ramon Magsaysay Jr. and the members of the Magsaysay family; Ambassador Jose Cuisia Jr., former Philippine Ambassador to

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    • When Women Survive, 
The World Thrives

      Posted in Speeches on Sep 05, 2019

      Keynote Address at the Toronto Global ForumFairmont Royal York, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Thank you very much. Michael Thompson, the Deputy Mayor of the City of Toronto; Gil Rémillard, Founding Chairman; Nicholas Rémillard, President and Chief Executive Officer; Michaelle Jean, former Governor General of Canada; Kimberly Reed, Chairman and President, Export-Import Bank of the United States;

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    • When Light Comes Again

      Posted in Speeches on Sep 01, 2019

      Speech at the ANCOP USA Charity BallMGM National Harbor, Maryland USA delivered on 31 August 2019 Mr. Roger Santos, President of ANCOP Foundation USA; all the members of ANCOP Foundation USA and the representatives of the other organizations present here today; ladies and gentlemen, magandang gabi sa inyong lahat. It is always pure joy and a

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    • Unlocking A Brighter Future for Our Children

      Posted in Speeches on Aug 16, 2019

      Message Norfil Foundation, Inc.’s 35th AnniversaryTheme: “Celebrating 35 Years of Giving!”Luxent Hotel, Timog Avenue, Quezon City Thank you very much. Kindly take your seats. Thank you, [Carmencita Abella], for the very generous introduction. Ms. Angela Maria Pangan, the Founder and President of Norfil Foundation Inc.; DSWD (Department of Social Welfare and Development) Undersecretary Flor Villar;

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