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    • Service that Gives Value to Life

      Posted in Speeches on Feb 07, 2017

      7 February 2017 Message at the Tahanan ng Mabuting Pastol Alumni Homecoming, Tahanan ng Mabuting Pastol Seminary, Tagaytay City There is a small island municipality in Northern Palawan called Agutaya, a fifth class town with a population of around 12,000. You have to take a ten-hour grueling boat ride from Coron just to reach its


    • Service That Counts

      Posted in Speeches on Feb 03, 2017

      3 February 2017 Message at the 50th Anniversary Dinner of the Association of Philippine Medical Colleges, Novotel, Cubao, Quezon City, February 2, 2017 A few years ago, I was visiting Barangay San Jose Oras, Ocampo, a small town in my district, right after a storm. I saw an old lady I later came to know


    • Called for Such a Time as This

      Posted in Speeches on Jan 30, 2017

      30 January 2017 Speech at National General Assembly of Lady Local Legislators’ League of the Philippines It’s a privilege to be here with all of you today. Being in the presence of incredible women makes me feel like we can take anything by storm. We live in extraordinary times. Sigurado po akong nasasaksian niyo yun.


    • Human Security: The Core Of National Security

      Posted in Speeches on Jan 28, 2017

      28 January 2017 Message at the Philippine Military Academy Alumni Association, Inc.’s Annual General Membership Assembly and Convention, AFP Theater, Camp General Aguinaldo, Quezon City delivered on 27 January 2017 Tinuturing ko pong napakalaking karangalan ang maimbita dito sa inyong Annual General Membership Meeting. Iisa ang ating pagnanais na magbigay ng serbisyo para sa ating


    • Fostering Youth Empowerment

      Posted in Speeches on Jan 26, 2017

      26 January 2017 Speech at the JPMAPTalks: I Am Possible 2.0, FEU Mini Auditorium It’s great to be with so many young people like you, and to be in the presence of your academic mentors. You always energize me—with your massive potential, your creativity and spirit of innovation, and your search for deeper meaning. In