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Mobilizing Women’s Leadership in Disaster Risk Reduction

Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction Opening Remarks of Senator Loren Legarda High Level Multi-Stakeholder Partnership Dialogue Mobilizing Women’s Leadership in Disaster Risk Reduction 14 March 2015 | Sendai, Japan  

March 14, 2015
His Excellency Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Minister Sanae Takaichi, Distinguished panelists, Ladies and gentlemen, Good afternoon.  

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IPU Parliamentary Meeting: Improving Legislation for Disaster Risk Reduction

Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction Statement of Senator Loren Legarda IPU Parliamentary Meeting: Improving Legislation for Disaster Risk Reduction 13 March 2015 | Sendai, Japan  

March 13, 2015
 

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Privilege Speech

Our Continuing Call to Action

SENATOR LOREN LEGARDA
Privilege Speech
Our Continuing Call to Action
2 March 2015 | Senate Session Hall Mr. President,  

March 2, 2015
On women’s month, I rise as a woman who seeks not only gender equality, but also equality for generations, that future generations would equally receive the benefits of a balanced and healthful ecology. I rise as a mother who, like Mother Earth, cares not only for my own children but also for my children’s children, and who would appreciate that [...]

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The Consequences of Inaction

The Consequences of Inaction Statement delivered by Senator Loren Legarda at the forum “Towards COP 21: The civil society mobilized for the climate”  26 February 2015 at the National Museum, Manila   President François Hollande, Secretary Albert del Rosario, Special Envoy Nicolas Hulot, Commissioner Lucille Sering, Distinguished guests, Good afternoon.  

February 26, 2015
I am grateful to President Hollande for the opportunity of addressing this forum.  

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Privilege Speech

Low Carbon Economy for a Livable Future

SENATOR LOREN LEGARDA Privilege Speech Low Carbon Economy for a Livable Future 24 February 2015 | Senate Session Hall  

February 24, 2015
Mr. President,  

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Is Low Carbon Economy Our Future?

Senator Loren Legarda’

February 18, 2015
s Opening Message “

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Opening Statement on the Hearing on National Land Use Act

February 11, 2015

A pleasant day to all and thank you for coming to this public hearing of the Committee on Environment and Natural Resources.
We are almost coming to a resolution of a 20-year old issue on the need for a national land use policy. We are in the penultimate stage of finalizing the consolidation of Senate Bills 7, 63 and 150, after having conducted at least 3 technical working group meetings and a number of consultations with various stakeholders.
This bill will help […]

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Privilege Speech

Environmental Protection and Climate Action Through Everyday Practice

Senator Loren Legarda’s Privilege Speech “Environmental Protection and Climate Action Through Everyday Practice” 28 January 2015 – Senate Session Hall  

January 28, 2015
Mr. President,  

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ASEAN Youth Summit 2015

January 22, 2015

SENATOR LOREN LEGARDA
Speech for the ASEAN Youth Summit
Introduction to ASEAN Economic Integration 2015
De La Salle University-Manila
January 23, 2015
I speak before you today, against the backdrop of an emerging ASEAN Economic Community or AEC by December 2015.
ASEAN is one of the most diverse regions in the world. It is a region of 32,000 islands spanning over 4 million square kilometers and hosting more than 600 million people who speak more than 900 different […]

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Zero Waste Youth Convergence

Senator Loren Legarda’s Keynote Speech Zero Waste Youth Convergence 7 January 2015 –

January 7, 2015
Philippine Normal University, Manila  

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