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USAID and UNDP Release “Being LGBT in Asia: The Philippines Country Report”

As part of the week-long celebration of the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHO), the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Philippines and the United Nations Development Program released the “Being LGBT in Asia: The Philippines Country Report” on May 12, 2014 at the RCBC Plaza, Makati City.    During the event, U.S. ...
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USS Chicago to Arrive in Subic Bay

Manila, May 8, 2014 — USS Chicago (SSN 721), a Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine, will arrive in Subic Bay on Friday, May 9, for a routine port call that highlights the strong historic, community, and military connections between the United States and the Republic of the Philippines.    This visit will allow the ship ...
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US Government Works to Improve Welfare of Persons with Disabilities in the Philippines

Manila, May 7, 2014 — In line with its goal to promote broad-based and inclusive growth in the Philippines, the U.S. Embassy Manila’s United States Agency for International Development in partnership with the Bigay Buhay Multipurpose Cooperative (BBMC) held a “Persons with Disabilities (PWD) Day” in SM City Fairview, Quezon City.    The event was ...
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