The Embassy wishes to inform everyone of the enclosed letter dated 13 March 2015 from Ms. Carmen R. Zubiaga, Acting Executive Director of the National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) regarding the observance of the “8th World Autism Awareness” on 02 April 2015, adopting the theme “Employm...
For the first quarter of 2015, the Philippine Embassy successfully conducted its first mobile missions in Perth on 15 – 17 January and Melbourne on 19 – 22 March 2015, servicing a total of 2,009 individuals.
In a gesture of solidarity with the world’s women, the Philippine Embassy’s lady officers and employees attended the International Women’s Day (IWD) Lunch organized by UN Women Australia at the National Convention Centre on 5 March 2015.
The Philippine Embassy participated at the three-day 2015 National Multicultural Festival in Canberra on 13-15 February 2015 to promote the Philippines. Embassies and High Commissions including the Philippines were allotted a one-day display stall on Saturday, 14 February 2015.
In efforts to better understand and respond to human trafficking cases, the Philippine Embassy invited Sr. Angela Reed, RSM, and Mrs. Marietta Latonio as guest speakers on the topic “Understanding Trafficking as Exploiting Vulnerability: Giving Voice to Filipino Trafficked Women.”