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Philippine Consulate General in Toronto Celebrates the 2021 National Disaster Resilience Month

13 July 2021, Toronto, Canada. – The Philippine Consulate General in Toronto joined the Philippines in the celebration of July as National Disaster Resilience Month. A simple ceremony was held during the Consulate General’s flag-raising ceremony on Monday, 12 July 2021 to celebrate the occasion. Immediately after the flag-raising and …

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Philippine Consulate General in Toronto Celebrates the 43rd National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week

20 July 2021, Toronto, Canada. – The Philippine Consulate General in Toronto joined the Philippines in the celebration of the 43rd National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation Week, from 17 to 23 July 2021. A simple ceremony to celebrate the occasion was held during the Consulate General’s flag-raising ceremony on Monday, …

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Dr. Patrick Alcedo’s Film “They Call Me Dax” Bags Best Short Documentary at the Cannes Indies Cinema Awards

14 July 2021, Toronto, Ontario – The Philippine Consulate General in Toronto is pleased to convey its congratulations to Filipino Canadian Dr. Patrick Alcedo’s short documentary film “They Call Me Dax” for winning the Best Short Documentary at the Cannes Indies Cinema Awards. “They Call Me Dax” is a documentary …

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Filipino Construction Professionals Of Ontario’s Virtual Annual General Membership Assembly And Induction Of Newly-installed Officers And Board Of Directors For The Term 2021-2022

Toronto, 2 July 2021 – On 25 June 2021, Philippine Consul General Orontes V. Castro inducted the newly-installed Officers and Board of Directors for the term 2021-2022 of the Filipino Construction Professionals in Ontario (FilConPro) during the organization’s Annual General Membership Assembly via Zoom. During the Annual General Membership Assembly, …

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Urgent Appeal from Bobby Romulo

Former DFA Secretary Roberto R. “ Bobby” Romulo writes an “Urgent Appeal” in English, Tagalog and Cebuano and urges Filipinos to pass on his letter to others.  His letter has gone viral. Dear Friends: This letter is about the sad plight of our country under the Presidency of Duterte which …

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