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June 7, 2019

Award of Distinction from EU: Ambassadors of the European Union (EU) led by H.E. Franz Jessen met with Senator Loren Legarda and conferred on her the Award of Distinction in recognition of her work as Chairperson of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations and her role in the process of ratification of the Partnership and Cooperation Agreement Between the Philippines and the European Union (PH-EU PCA).

Legarda, who will be ending her third term as senator on June 30, 2019 and, thereafter, will assume her post as Representative of the Province of Antique, assured the EU Delegation that she will continue to be a strong voice in supporting PH-EU relations as a member of the House of Representatives (HOR). She also said that she will propose the establishment of a PH-EU parliamentary association in the HOR.