Overseas Filipino

mhc.head.namedARNEDO VALERA


Filipino-American lawyer Arnedo S. Valera has recently been appointed United Nations Representative for Migration and Human Rights by the Foundation for the Support of the U.N. (FSUN) in New York.


From left, Zeny Avila, Lenore R.S. Lim, Deputy Consul General Melita Sta. Maria-Thomeczek, Consul General Cecilia Rebong, Rene Ner and Fiel Zabat.


The Philippine Center Management Board (PCMB) and the Philippine Consulate General New York recently launched the book, “Art at the Philippine Center New York,” on Jan. 13 at the Kalayaan Hall of the Center.



The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has adopted by consensus a Philippine-sponsored resolution on interfaith dialogue here, moving further forward the global efforts to achieve peace and development through a comprehensive strategy.


Overseas Filipino workers, who are alleged human trafficking victims, in Los Angeles, California.


The 11 Filipinos in California who are allegedly victims of human trafficking in the United States are seeking help from the Philippine Government to allow them to pursue their case against their recruiters.



MANILA — Only a fourth of the countries employing overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) have been certified fit to hire by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) as mandated by the amended Migrant Workers Act.

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