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11.11.2007

Nieves Confesor




Nieves R. Confesor
AKA Maria Nieves Roldan-Confesor

  • 1st Filipina Dean of the Institute at the Asian Institute of Management (AIM, 2002)
  • 1st Filipina and 1st Asian woman to serve as Chairperson of the International Labor Organization Governing Body (ILO, 1994-95)
  • 1st Filipina Secretary of Labor

QUOTE
"Filipino overseas labor should be viewed as an internationally shared human resource, whose work benefits both the host country and the Philippines."


USEFUL LINKS

AIM-CDM Faculty: Nieves Roldan-Confesor
About AIM - History
Wikipedia Article on Nieves Confesor
Philippine American Foundation - Filipina First
The Philippines: Disgraceful State

Did you know...

  • ...that President Noynoy Aquino was the first Filipino bachelor to become President of the Republic of the Philippines?
  • ...that Astronomer Armando Lee was the first Filipino Master of Science (MS) degree holder in Astronomy in the Philippines?
  • ...that race driver Marlon Stockinger was the first Filipino-Swiss race winner in the Michelin Formula Renault UK Championship?
  • ...that Joy Rojas was the first Filipina to run across 3,107 miles across the United States?
  • ...that boxing champion Manny Pacquiao was the first Filipino sports billionaire?
  • ...that José Rizal was given the label 'First Filipino' by Leon Ma. Guerrero, the first Filipino Ambassador to Germany?

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