December 27, 2017

ST GALLEN CELEBRATES 60TH DIPLOMATIC PHIL-SWISS RELATIONS

ST GALLEN CELEBRATES 60TH DIPLOMATIC PHIL-SWISS RELATIONS Betsy von Atzigen, ENFiD-Europe Chair, Switzerland His Excellency Philippine Ambassador to Switzerland and Liechtenstein Joselito A. Jimeno recognized ENFiD-Switzerland and Samahang Pilipino Swiss-St Gallen (SPS-SG) for jointly organizing the cantonal celebration commemorating the 60th Annniversary of Philippines-Switzerland Diplomatic Relations held on 11 November 2017 in the city of […]

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December 24, 2017

Disposition

Featured image: The Biogas digester team on a project presentation in Paris, July 25, 2017. Last night, I was chatting with a co-member of my choir about how year-ends either make people depressed or elated. We both agreed that, somehow, the passing of an old year and coming of a new one affects one’s disposition. […]

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December 23, 2017

MVPs of ENFiD

Featured image: FWN awardees with Ms. Leonor Vintervoll preparing for another summit. Rewards, like punishments are sometimes ineffective and at worst counterproductive. Why? Consider a class of students who are rewarded at the end of the year for the best academic marks. At the onset, it looks like a good idea, because the students will try […]

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December 23, 2017

ENFiD Austria update

Featured image: Enfid Austria Officers and H.E. Ambassador Maria Zeneida Angara Collinson The best Christmas present that ENFiD Austria could ever have expected was a courtesy call on Monday, 4th of December 2017, granted by Her Excellency (H.E.), Maria Zeneida Angara Collinson, Embassy of the Philippines, Austria. As if this was not enough, she graciously […]

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December 23, 2017

Philippine Embassy Annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

Featured image: Filipino children in Israel performing during the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony Through the Philippine Embassy Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, Filipinos in Israel were gathered together to officially welcome the Yuletide season last Dec. 2, 2017 at the Terra Santa School in Yaffo, Tel Aviv Israel. With the collaboration of the different Filipino Communities […]

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