7th Iloilo City Inter-High School Tournament Mayor Joe III’s Debate Cup

The Iloilo City Government officially opened the 7th Iloilo City Inter-High School Tournament Mayor Joe III’s Debate Cup on  Aug. 15.

“This is a competition of the cream of the crop of our students in Iloilo City and I would like to thank all participating schools. This is a venue for students to show how intelligent, witty, and aware they are with the current situations in our country,” Mayor Jose Espinosa III said.

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“PAG-ULIKID SANG SYUDAD, PAG-ULIKID NI MAYOR JOE III ESPINOSA”

Ginakasubo gid sang aton alkalde ang natabo nga sunog sang nagligad nga mga inadlaw sa Brgy. So-oc sa distrito sang Arevalo. Gani, bilang amay kag mayor sang syudad, gakabalaka gid ang aton pinalangga nga Mayor JOE III Espinosa para sa kahimtangan sang aton mga pumuluyo nga na apektohan sining sunog.

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NEWS BITS – 11th CITYNET Disaster Cluster Seminar

We have strengthened multi-sectoral involvement in disaster-preparedness, bringing advocacies to business, academe and grassroots, especially the vulnerable, because I firmly believe that no one should be left behind in times of disaster.

With these eco-friendly and disaster risk reduction initiatives that we continue to strengthen, Iloilo envisions of becoming a resilient city. Resilient in the sense that amid the fast-rising developments, what we are doing is a work in progress and right track towards sustainability, future-proofing, inclusive and livable community for all. Continue reading NEWS BITS – 11th CITYNET Disaster Cluster Seminar

NEWS BITS – 11th CITYNET Disaster Cluster Seminar

“Thank you for inviting us to this beautiful city and I am very happy to be here. I am from the City of Yokohama and we engage in the city to city cooperation. It’s been really good experience for us to cooperate with Iloilo City and have a very good job together. I’ve never been in Iloilo before, but I heard and read what you did during these years and I am very excited to be here and see what are you doing. And the most important thing is share our experiences together. I think it is a very good way to see what you did and share good experiences to participants.”

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NEWS BITS – 11th CITYNET Disaster Cluster Seminar

“I would like to thank Mayor Joe Espinosa and the City Government of Iloilo for your warm hospitality and hosting of this important seminar and giving all of us the opportunity to embrace various ideas and experiences for building a truly resilient city. Iloilo City has always been at the forefront to adapt new initiatives and we have certainly enjoyed coming back again.”

-Kendra Hirata, Director, CITYNET Yokohama

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