Archive for June, 2012

Legarda Pushes for Continued Restoration of Ifugao Rice Terraces

June 28, 2012

Legarda Pushes for Continued Restoration of Ifugao Rice Terraces Hails Removal from World Heritage in Danger List Senator Loren Legarda today enjoined Filipinos, particularly concerned government agencies, community stakeholders, and the people of Ifugao, to sustain efforts in bringing back the magnificence of the Ifugao Rice Terraces even as the famous terrace clusters had been […]



Legarda Looks Forward to Sharing Phil Culture with Queen of Spain

June 27, 2012

Senator Loren Legarda today said that she is looking forward to sharing uniquely Philippine culture with Her Majesty Queen Sofia of Spain, who will visit the Philippines from July 2 to July 6, 2012. Legarda, Chair of the Senate Committees on Foreign Relations and Cultural Communities, said that Queen Sofia and the Spanish Government, through […]



Legarda Invites Filipinos to Rediscover Freedom on Independence Day

June 12, 2012

Senator Loren Legarda today encouraged Filipinos to rediscover freedom through an examination of Filipino heritage as the nation celebrates 114 years of independence. “Freedom has never simply been the absence of an oppressor. We have won against the colonial shackles that have plagued our history, but this does not necessarily translate into independence. True independence […]