LAOAG CITY, Feb. 6 (PIA) – The British Ambassador to the Philippines Daniel Pruce is ready to have his first go to to the province of Ilocos Norte on February 7.
Throughout his go to, the British Ambassador might be sharing updates on the British Embassy’s key programmes and initiatives, in addition to his engagements within the province.
Pruce can also be scheduled to satisfy with Governor Matthew Marcos Manotoc and Laoag Metropolis Mayor Michael Marcos Keon for courtesy assembly within the morning.
Afterwards, he might be assembly college students and school members of the Mariano Marcos State College (MMSU) in Batac Metropolis to advertise the Embassy’s applications and tasks in schooling, considered one of which is an academic scholarship to the colleges at the UK.
He hopes to have extra Ilocanos avail of this fully-funded scholarship for the college of their very own alternative.
Additional, one of many functions of the Ambassador’s go to is to examine the important thing website for the flood management challenge within the city of Vintar.
This challenge is co-funded with the Division of Science and Expertise (DOST) to assist the native authorities of Vintar to have its personal flood management implementation system.
Ambassador Pruce has been in Manila since August 2017.
He was beforehand Deputy Head of Mission in Madrid and Bangkok.
He labored in Macedonia through the Kosovo disaster in 1999.
He has labored within the UK’s illustration to the EU in addition to NATO Headquarters in Brussels.
From 2002-2005, he was Prime Minister Tony Blair’s Worldwide Affairs Press Officer. (JCR/AMB/MJTAB/PIA Ilocos Norte)