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U.S. Ambassador Serves Up Thanksgiving Lunch Boxes, Coloring Books for Children at Orphanage

Manila, November 27, 2014 — U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines Philip Goldberg participated in the Thanksgiving Luncheon at Haven for Children in Muntinlupa City yesterday, November 25, 2014.  Together with the members of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI), Ambassador Goldberg distributed coloring books as gifts and packed Thanksgiving lunches to 120 orphans of ...
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US Government-Supported Program to Promote Sustainable and Affordable Power Resources in the Philippines Launched

Manila, November 25, 2014 — The Government of the Philippines (GPH) and the U.S. Government, through the U.S. Embassy in Manila today launched a new program that will help the Philippines bring down the cost of power.   U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines, Philip S. Goldberg joined Secretary Arsenio M. Balisacan, Director-General, National Economic and ...
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Mindanaoan Youth Discuss Peace through Technology

Zamboanga, November 24, 2014 —Mindanaoan Youth Discuss Peace through Technology.   The “Empowerment for Youth through Information and Communication (EPIC),” a joint program between the United States Embassy in Manila and Peacetech, Inc. started with community workshops to empower 100 out-of-school youth from Cotabato, Maguindanao, Zamboanga, Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi.  Participants received training in project-management, social ...
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U.S. Embassy Manila Kicks Off Entrepreneurship Program

Manila, November 24, 2014 — U.S. Embassy Manila Kicks Off Entrepreneurship Program. The United States Embassy in Manila, in partnership with Development Options and Social Entrepreneurship Inc., kicked off a six-month long Academy for Young Entrepreneurs project with a three-day entrepreneurship boot camp in Iligan City.  Forty emerging youth leaders from Marawi City and surrounding ...
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