Pia Roces Morato
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Diplomacy and dialogue
by Pia Roces Morato - May 14, 2021 - 12:00am
The purpose of diplomacy used to complete a specific agenda affects international affairs by placing matters in order for without it, the world will be in a constant state of war.
On confidence
by Pia Roces Morato - May 7, 2021 - 12:00am
By definition, confidence is the feeling or belief that one can rely on something or someone. It speaks of firm trust in a person, an institution or a system.
Task Force Balik Loob
by Pia Roces Morato - April 30, 2021 - 12:00am
By definition, balik-loob means coming back to something, perhaps a system (among others), where faith and trust is restored.
The House helping with homes
by Pia Roces Morato - April 23, 2021 - 12:00am
Theodore Roosevelt once famously said, “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.”
Right on the Mark
by Pia Roces Morato - April 17, 2021 - 12:00am
Although he has done so without much fanfare, Sec. Mark has contributed significantly to Philippine education by leading the construction of 144,925 classrooms and 2,036 school workshop buildings.
Right on the Mark
by Pia Roces Morato - April 16, 2021 - 12:00am
Time truly is the best teacher. Back in 2016, there were quite a few skeptics regarding Mark Villar’s appointment as the Secretary of Department of Public Works and Highways, which is essentially the country’s...
First do no harm
by Pia Roces Morato - April 9, 2021 - 12:00am
The Hippocratic oath as we know is one of the oldest and most binding documents written in history held sacred by doctors.
Experience Jesus in silence
by Pia Roces Morato - April 5, 2021 - 12:00am
Noise... despite quarantines and staying home, there is so much noise around us.
Constructive communication
by Pia Roces Morato - March 26, 2021 - 12:00am
With a lot of negativity going around lately, whether it be in private conversations or on social media discussions, it seems to be the appropriate time to remind one another of the need to communicate better.
Victory in humanity
by Pia Roces Morato - March 19, 2021 - 12:00am
On March 16, 2021, and in a once in a lifetime event, we commemorate the 500 years of the first circumnavigation of the world with the Spanish Navy training ship Juan Sebastián Elcano arriving in Suluan island...
Gifted to give
by Pia Roces Morato - March 5, 2021 - 12:00am
The Philippines is gearing up to celebrate 500 years of Christianity revolving around the theme “gifted to give,” taken from the gospel of Matthew 10:8.
An active civil society
by Pia Roces Morato - February 26, 2021 - 12:00am
It’s all about good governance as people often say and while this is true, people also tend to forget the role of civil society in good governance.
Sustaining the environment
by Pia Roces Morato - February 19, 2021 - 12:00am
In a recent show over dzRJ, the panelists and I had a very interesting discussion with Secretary Sal Panelo on how this pandemic is teaching us to be both conscious and appreciative of our environment.
A sense of entitlement
by Pia Roces Morato - February 12, 2021 - 12:00am
More often than not people believe that a sense of entitlement is only for those who have been used to the luxuries of life.
The harm in fake news
by Pia Roces Morato - February 5, 2021 - 12:00am
We’ve said it before and we’re saying it again – at some point, all of us have fallen victim to fake news.
Unwavering faith
by Pia Roces Morato - January 29, 2021 - 12:00am
We have often been told at some point in our lives to always keep the faith.
Philippines-China: Quo vadis?
by Pia Roces Morato - January 22, 2021 - 12:00am
Confucius once said, “The beginning of wisdom is to call things by their proper name.” This simply means that it is our duty to refer to things accurately and see things as they are.
Roses and Sport
by Pia Roces Morato - January 15, 2021 - 12:00am
The time has finally come for my family and I to say our goodbyes to our dearest Nonong.
What has 2020 taught us?
by Pia Roces Morato - January 1, 2021 - 12:00am
As the year came to an end, I find myself pondering about the biggest lesson the past year has taught me.
On farmers and technology
by Pia Roces Morato - December 18, 2020 - 12:00am
Just recently the Department of Agriculture launched a digital platform intended to connect farmers to consumers directly without having to go through the “layers” in trade.
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