Monday, December 22, 2014

All Eagle eyes by Tony La Vina

Reforming the Bureau of Immigration

2 days ago | 0 comment
Reforming the Bureau of ImmigrationIn this season of Christmas, ground zero for many Filipinos are our airports with many balikbayans and overseas Filipino workers coming from all over the world....

Lima’s bridge to Paris

6 days ago | 0 comment
Lima’s bridge to ParisAs my readers know, since I have been writing about it, I have been in Lima, Peru for the last two weeks as a member of the Philippine Delegation for the 20th...

RP pivots on climate change

9 days ago | 0 comment
RP pivots on climate changeThis last week has been very hectic for the Philippine delegation in Lima. Relieved that Hagupit did not result in many casualties, we have been able to focus on...

Getting the job done in Lima

13 days ago | 0 comment
Getting the job done in LimaIts Monday morning in Lima, Peru and Typhoon Ruby (international name Hagupit) is still in the Philippines. Barring surprises from some areas of Samar still cut...

Hagupit and the Filipinos in Lima

16 days ago | 0 comment
Hagupit and the Filipinos in LimaIt’s Friday, December 5, the fifth day of the climate change conference in Lima, Peru. The pace of work has accelerated.

Advent in Lima

20 days ago | 0 comment
Advent in LimaI write this in Lima, Peru, on the first Sunday of Advent and on the eve of the climate change conference that is being held in this city. I could not help but...

All roads lead to Lima

23 days ago | 0 comment
All roads lead to LimaI write this column from the air, above the Atlantic Ocean, on my way to Lima, Peru. 

Justice for coconut farmers

27 days ago | 0 comment
Justice for coconut farmersThe Lakbayan in the 1980s, the Sumilao farmers almost a decade ago, and now the KM71 coconut farmers: once again, a march, and like Sumilao, from...

Malcolm Hall, a building and more

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
Malcolm Hall, a building and moreEngraved in the entrance lobby of Malcolm Hall, the building that houses the University of the Philippines College of Law, are these words from United States...

UP Law is in the heart

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
UP Law is in the heartThis Friday, November 21, the University of the Philippines College of Law Class of 1989 will host the 2014 Grand Alumni Homecoming of this great law school.

Inclusive development in Asean

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
Inclusive development in Asean2015 is a big year for the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) with the mandate and deadline for integration looming. But even as we have been aware that this has been...

Paradigm shifts in confronting disasters

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
Paradigm shifts in confronting disastersLast Saturday, the one-year anniversary of the Yolanda/Haiyan typhoon, I wrote about the Jaime V. Ongpin lecture of Undersecretary Alexander Pama, the...

Commemorating Yolanda through reflection

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
Commemorating Yolanda through reflectionToday, President Aquino will be visiting Guiaun, in the island of Samar, where he will commemorate Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda’s landfall in our country a year...

Challenges faced by VP Binay

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
Challenges faced by VP BinayThis is a challenging, even a tricky time for Vice-President Jejomar Binay. How he survives, or better yet overcomes and triumphs over these challenges, will...

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