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26/04/2016: 2016 "MERIENDA WITH THE PHILIPPINE EMBASSY AND YOUTH ROUNDTABLE"

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26 April 2016

Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. delivers the opening remarks during the 2016 “Merienda with the Philippine Embassy and Youth Roundtable” held at the Catholic University of America on 24 April 2016. The Merienda was co-organized by the Philippine Embassy and the Filipino Intercollegiate Networking Dialogue (FIND) – District VI, and centered on the theme of Leadership, with a focus on Advocacy, Collaboration, Culture, Media and Mentorship.

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Ms. Vicky Navarro of the Philippine Humanitarian Coalition and the Philippine Nurses Association of America speaks on Leadership, discussing Culture, Media, Collaboration, Mentorships and Advocacy as tenets of successful leadership.

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Ms. Marie Ramos, Outreach and Training Coordinator of the Domestic Violence Research Project (DVRP) speaks on Advocacy, sharing DVRP’s work on addressing and preventing domestic violence and sexual assault in the Asia Pacific Islander community.

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26 April 2016

Ambassador Cuisia poses for a group photo with the students and members of FIND District VI after a very successful Merienda at the Catholic University of America (CUA) on 24 April 2016. Ambassador Cuisia thanked the Filipino-American youth for their support to the Embassy’s advocacies and initiatives, especially to the Merienda that served as an avenue for youth engagement in the past 5 years.