30th floor – United Nations ( Philippine Office) Rizal Commercial Banking Corporation Plaza Building Tower 1 UNFPA and UNDP Conference Rooms, Makati City-Philippines
United Nation logo in their head quarters
Ms. Charie Villa
Ms. Charie Villa speaking before the small group of selected bloggers, writers and representatives from the United Nations . Ms. Villa is one of the advocates for the United Nations and GLOBE telecoms
Dr. Luiza Carvalho- United Nations Resident Coordinator
Dr. Luiza Carvalho was formally introduced to the group and she explained the mission of the organization.
UN and NEDA launched a series of consultations leading to a Philippine position on what constitutes a framework for a post-2015 development agenda in anticipation of the deadline of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
Mr. Ross del Rosario ( I.T. expert , social media editor and founder of Wazzup Pilipinas ) together with Ms. Luiza Carvalho
The Philippines is one of 50 countries chosen by the UN for the consultative process which requires that voices of the poor, marginalized, vulnerable and civil society are heard. This will be the country’s contribution to the global development agenda that is expected to build on the gains and lessons learned from the MDGs.
wacky shot by the group
The Philippines is a signatory to the 2000 Millennium Declaration that rolled out the time-bound MDGs as a global agenda for development by 2015.
group tour inside the United Nations – office
The eight MDGs are – halve extreme poverty , hunger; universal primary education; gender equality; reduce child mortality; improved maternal health; stop and reverse the spread of TB, malaria and HIV/AIDS; environmental sustainability and global partnerships for aid, trade and debt relief.
After the short tour within the the office premises , the group were treated to a lunch buffet.
Ms. Cynthia Arce – ( UN Millennium campaign coordinator ) She gave a short power point presentation about the UN advocates and the need for people from all over the world to VOTE on-line .
Ms. Reema Chanco
TV personality and health aficionado Ms. Reema Chanco . Ms. Reema and Mr. Erik Waldie are advocates of Freedom Ride and Dakila . The first time i saw Ms. Reema Chanco was during her hosting stint ” The Exchange ” circa 2002 then ABC channel 5 with a son of Czech diplomat Mr.Adam Slavicky .
My World initial survey results
After the lunch , UN representative presented the initial survey results as of May 29, 2013
1. Nigeria with 157, 844 votes
2. India with 79, 458 votes
3. Cameroon with 47,715 votes
4.Rwanda with 37, 442 votes
5. PHILIPPINES with 35,180 votes
UN SECRETARIAT located within the RCBC building with Ms. Cynthia Arce
The United Nations and partners want to hear from YOU! MY World is a global survey asking you to choose your priorities for a better world. Results will be shared with world leaders in setting the next global development agenda. Tell us about the world you want, because your voice matters. – See more at: http://www.myworld2015.org/index.html#sthash.A1qr7ctq.dpuf
Please try to visit the link, any every vote counts and matter !