July 8, 2018

Welcoming Ambassador Denis Lepatan to Switzerland

Welcoming Ambassador Denis Lepatan to Switzerland Betsy von Atzigen, Switzerland His Excellency, Denis Yap Lepatan, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Switzerland with concurrent jurisdiction over the Principality of Liechtenstein is no stranger to Switzerland. For 13 years, he was posted in Geneva as Deputy Permanent Representative of the Philippine Mission to the United Nations. In […]

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July 7, 2018

Celebrating Philippine Independence Day, Stavanger Norway

Celebrating Philippine Independence Day,  Stavanger Norway Renee Ikdal, Honorary Consul, Philippine Consulate, Stavanger Norway   On June 16, 2018, led by the Philippine consulate in Stavanger Norway an open air Philippine Independence Day was celebrated. The celebration has been consistently very successful for the last five years. The highlights of the festive event were selling […]

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May 29, 2018

ENFiD on Sustainable Energy: Combating Global Warming Through Biogas Digesters  By Rica Unico

Global warming is a crisis so urgent that we can no longer ignore today.  ENFiD recognizes this urgency and responded to it in 2015.  They launched the project entitled: ENFiD – Acting Together Against Global Warming. They proposed the production of sustainable energy and its use: synthesizing biogas from organic wastes through biogas digesters. A […]

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April 14, 2018

Effective Filipino Leaders in the Diaspora: Drawing Resources from the Filipino Community and the Host Society by Rica Raymond Santos Unico

Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people – Eleanor Roosevelt The European Network of Filipinos in the Diaspora (ENFiD) Netherlands held its one day leadership training program last March 24, 2018 in Venlo. The program was entitled: Effective Filipino Leadership: Effective Leadership as Mover of Change among Filipino Communities, which […]

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