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Legarda Emphasizes Importance of Cultural Mapping, Brings it to Antique

December 1, 2018

Senadora Loren “Inday “ Legarda, nga buhay run promotar nga dapat may rugyan gid nga cultural mapping sa kada gobyerno lokal, nagdara kang dyang hirikuton rugya sa ana pinalangga nga probinsiya –Antique.

 

Suno sa UNESCO, ang cultural mapping ukon ang heritage mapping, sangka proseso kang pagkilala kang mga duna kag mga pinanubli nga kultura nga tayuyon ginaobra ukon ginapatihan pa kang mga pumuluyo sa sangka lugar, nga may tinutuyo nga dya tipigan kag tayuyon nga obrahun ukon patihan.

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Legarda Gifts Antiqueños with Back-to-Back PPO Concerts

November 30, 2018

Senator “Inday Loren” Legarda has gifted her fellow Antiqueños with a back-to-back concert of the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO) titled “Paskwa: A Christmas Concert” on November 30 in Tibiao and on December 1 in San Jose.

 

“This is my gift to my kasimanwas. I am sure they will enjoy the PPO’s music. It was 25 years ago when the PPO first performed in Antique. We commemorated that last March when they performed in Anini-y and now, they are back to share their music to more Antiqueños,” said Legarda.

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Legarda: 1.5°C Global Warming Limit Crucial for Vulnerable PHL

November 30, 2018

Senator Loren Legarda today stressed on the importance of limiting global warming to 1.5 degrees Celsius especially for a vulnerable country like the Philippines.

 

“Our world today faces an unprecedented challenge in this era of climate change: The challenge to survive and thrive despite the dangers the changing climate brings. The challenge to transform our societies towards a green economy and for a sustainable future,” said Legarda, UNISDR Global Champion for Resilience and UNFCCC National Adaptation Plan Champion.

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Legarda files bill banning single-use plastic products

November 23, 2018

Senator Loren Legarda has filed a Senate bill seeking to phase out single-use plastic products in the country by prohibiting its importation and use in food establishments, stores, markets, and retailers.

Senate Bill 1948 or the Single-Use Plastics Regulation and Management Act of 2018 aims to regulate the manufacturing, importation, and use of single-use plastic products, and will also provide penalties, levies, and incentives for industries, businesses, and consumers on these activities.

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Legarda on 2018 Climate Change Consciousness Week: Climate Action is Local

November 22, 2018

In observance of the 2018 Global Warming and Climate Change Consciousness Week, Senator Loren Legarda emphasized the importance of inciting and sustaining local climate action.

 

“At the global stage, we are forging a bold, strategic vision for adaptation. But we must then contextualize our discussions on our efforts on the ground: climate action is local. For us in the Philippines, adaptation is a matter of survival. We have been urging both our public and private sectors to embrace adaptation and to work together for a secure and resilient future,” Legarda said.

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Legarda Bats for Regulation of Single-Use Plastic

November 22, 2018

In observance of National Environmental Awareness Month, Senator Loren Legarda renewed her call to ban the use of single-use plastic products as an effective and immediate way to reduce waste.

Legarda, author of Republic Act No. 9512 or the Environmental Awareness and Education Act that designated November as Environmental Awareness Month, said that single-use plastics end up as litter, clogging drainages, polluting waterways and even endangering marine animals, human health, and ecosystem.

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Hibla Travelling Exhibition Goes to Frankfurt

November 16, 2018

The Hibla ng Lahing Filipino Travelling Exhibition is now in Frankfurt, Germany until December 3, 2018, Senator Loren Legarda announced today.

 

The National Museum of the Philippines, in partnership with the Office of Senator Loren Legarda and the Philippine Consulate General of Frankfurt launched the Hibla ng Lahing Filipino Travelling Exhibition at the Design Offices Work Loft Wiesenhüttenplatz, Frankfurt last November 7.

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Legarda Promotes Culture-Based Livelihood in Antique

November 16, 2018

Senator Loren Legarda aims to empower local communities in her home province of Antique through livelihood programs that not only bring income to families but also preserve the cultural heritage of the province.

Legarda, who supports micro enterprises and is a staunch advocate of heritage preservation, said that communities need to be empowered and provided support to further develop culture-based livelihood.

“In providing families and communities sources of income, we need not reinvent the wheel. Our handicrafts, pottery, weaving and embroidery are […]

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Legarda: PAL May Direct Flights sa Antique Umpisa sa Disyembre 16

November 15, 2018

Gin-anunsyar kadya gid nga adlaw ni Senador Loren Legarda nga ang Philippine Airlines (PAL), ang nagapanguna nga airlines sa nasyon, may rugyan run nga direct flights sa Antique umpisa sa Disyembre 16, 2018.

 

Ang biyahe kang eroplano kang PAL kada Domingo kag Martes, halin sa Clark Airport 6:00 sa aga kag maabot rugya sa San Jose, Antique 7:20 sa aga. Ang balik nga lupad halin sa Antique 7:40 sa aga kag maabot sa Clark 9:00 sa aga.

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Dayaw Features Laguna de Bay

November 15, 2018

Senator Loren Legarda invites everyone to watch the fourth episode of Dayaw Season 6: Agos on Thursday, November 15, 6:30 pm, on the ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC), with livestreaming on abs-cbnnews.com/liveand on ANC’s Facebook page.

The fourth episode, “Laguna (The Lake as Mother)”, looks at how the Laguna de Bay, which is considered the largest lake in the country, has shaped the consciousness and influenced the lifestyle of those living around it.

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