Si Loren Legarda ay isang Pilipinong mamamahayag sa telebisyon, ekolohista, at politiko na may lahing Bisaya, kilala siya bilang ang katangi-tanging babaeng nanguna sa dalawang halalan para sa senado (1998 at 2007). Noong halalan nong 2004, tamakbo siya sa posisyong Pangalawang Pangulo bilang isang Independyente kasama ni Fernando Poe, Jr. bilang katambal. Sa kasalukuyan, siya ay tumatakbo muli para sa posisyong Pangalawang Pangulo kasama ni Manny Villar.
Si Legarda ay kilalang nagsusulong ng Kaalaman sa Pagbabago ng Panahon at mayroon siyang maraming parangal sa mga adhikaing pagpapabuti ng lipunan at pagsulong sa karapatang pantao; kabilang ang mga ito sa mga nagawa niya bilang isang mamamahayag. Bilang isang mamamahayag, nakakuha siya ng maraming parangal. Noong ...
... for Filipino Seafarers
IN celebration of the Day of the Filipino Seafarer, Senator Loren Legarda yesterday reiterated her call for the institution of mechanisms that would ensure better protection and provision of necessary services for Filipino sea-based workers.
Legarda, chair of the Senate committee on foreign relations, said it is essential to have a Magna Carta of Filipino Seafarers (Senate Bill 1351) and establish a National Seafarers Commission (Senate Bill 1404) to address the specific concerns and needs of maritime workers.
“Filipino seafarers have been plying the ...
Chair, Senate Committee on Foreign Relations
Good morning and welcome to the hearing of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations.
The Senate is once again tasked to perform its Constitutional mandate to review two treaties:
the Optional Protocol to the Convention Against Torture or OPCAT; and
the Protocol Additional To The Geneva Conventions Of 12 August 1949, and Relating To The Protection Of Victims Of International Armed Conflicts, which we shall refer to as Protocol 1.
Our deliberations this morning will hopefully guide us toward formulating our Committee report on these ...
BALITA BA ITOH???BALAK ireto ni Sen. Loren Legarda ang isang aktres kay Pangulong Benigno “PNoy” Aquino III sa pagdiriwang ng ika-40 na anibersaryo ng kasal ni Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago.
Naniniwala si Legarda na baka ang dalagang si Heart Evangelista na ang makaputol sa pagiging binata ni Pangulong Aquino.
Magsisilbing best man si Aquino habang maid of honor naman si Heart sa kasal ni Santiago kay dating DILG Undersecretary Narciso Santiago bilang pagdiriwang sa ika-40 anibersaryo ng kanilang mag-isang dibdib sa Hunyo 19.
Kinausap na ni Legarda si Santiago kung ...
Local leaders must be at forefront of climate action–Legarda The Philippines’ ratification of the Paris Agreement immediately got the backing of local government leaders, saying that acting on the climate crisis is an “intergenerational commitment.”
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Senate OKs bill granting incentives to centenarians The Senate has approved on third and final reading a bill that seeks to grant centenarians P100,000 in cash and a letter of felicitation from the president.
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Legarda calls for increased efforts toward marine conservation Senator Loren Legarda urged the international community on Tuesday “to act in a concerted manner to halt and reverse the damage to the world’s marine habitat brought by human activity.”
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Loren pushes quick OK of climate pact CITING the urgency of action, Sen. Loren Legarda has pledged to push the Philippines and other vulnerable nations to ratify immediately the recently signed Paris agreement on climate change, assuring that the country is on track toward fulfilling its commitment to cut carbon emissions and ease global warming.
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