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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

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


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?