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Legarda Pays Tribute To All Filipino Workers On Labor Day

April 30, 2017

Senator Loren Legarda today paid tribute and pledged support to the millions of Filipino workers all over the world as the nation celebrates Labor Day on May 1, citing their significant contributions to the country’s economy and overall development.


Legarda to Convene Green Climate Fund Dialogue in PHL, Says Programs Must Be Transformational

April 28, 2017

Senator Loren Legarda today said she will convene a national dialogue for stakeholders on the Green Climate Fund (GCF) in the Philippines to ensure that the country prioritizes the right programs for funding and to involve the private sector and non-profit organizations.


Legarda: ASEAN Must Foster Equitable, Sustainable Economic Dev’t, Stronger Reg’l Cooperation

April 27, 2017

Senator Loren Legarda today said that the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) should address the need to bring about more equitable and sustainable economic development across the region and to promote stronger regional cooperation.


Legarda at GCF Dialogue in Bali: Filipinos to Benefit from Paris Agreement Thru GCF

April 26, 2017

Senator Loren Legarda today said that Filipinos, especially those in poor vulnerable communities, would benefit from the country’s accession to the Paris Agreement on Climate Change through the Green Climate Fund (GCF).


Legarda Lauds Antiqueños for Successful Opening of Palarong Pambansa, Stresses Importance of Sports to Keep Youth Off Drugs

April 24, 2017

Senator Loren Legarda today lauded her fellow Antiqueños for the successful preparations and opening of the 2017 Palarong Pambansa.

“I am very proud of all of you. Because of your diligence, cooperation and sense of duty you were able to host the Palarong Pambansa. Our guests felt the warm Antiqueño hospitality and they were amazed with the natural beauty of our province,” said Legarda during the flag-raising ceremony at the Provincial Capitol of Antique in San Jose de Buenavista.


Message of Senator Loren Legarda at the 2017 Palarong Pambansa

April 23, 2017

Message of Senator Loren Legarda

Palarong Pambansa 2017

23 April 2017 | San Jose, Antique

It is a proud moment for me to see our young, talented athletes gathered here today in my home province, Antique.

Congratulations because you are here to represent your region. You had to outdo other athletes in your school and in the district, provincial and regional meets to be able to make it here.


Legarda: Palarong Pambansa, a Venue for Youth Dev’t

April 23, 2017

Senator Loren Legarda today stressed the importance of the Palarong Pambansa in developing positive values in the youth.

Legarda made the statement as the annual multi-sport event for student-athletes opens today. This year’s host is the Senator’s home province, Antique.


Loren Shares Simple Ways to Save the Earth

April 22, 2017

In observance of Earth Day today, Senator Loren Legarda shared simple, doable ways to protect the environment.

“There are many simple actions we can do every day to save the planet. These practices can easily be part of our lifestyle,” said Legarda.


Legarda: Do Something Every Day for Mother Earth

April 21, 2017

Senator Loren Legarda today encouraged everyone to do acts that would help save the planet not only during Earth Day but every day.

On April 22, the world will observe Earth Day as a reminder of man’s responsibility to take care of the environment.


Acceptance Speech: The Climate Reality Leadership Awards 2017

April 21, 2017

Acceptance Speech of Senator Loren Legarda
The Climate Reality Leadership Awards 2017
21 April 2017 | Senate of the Philippines
Foremost, I thank the Climate Reality Project Philippines for recognizing the work that I have been doing to help address climate change and seek climate justice for the vulnerable and those who have been victims of its impacts.
I would also like to thank all the other awardees and all climate leaders present here today. We are all in this […]