Move with Pinas Featuring the Sakuting
One (1) day left until we hear the tap of the yantok sticks and sway with the sound of the rondalla through the “Move with Pinas: An Online Philippine Dance Workshop.” Join us in this one-of-a-kind dance workshop on 30 July 2022 at 11:00 AM (Japan Time) at the official Facebook page and YouTube channel of the DFA.
The Department of Foreign Affairs through the Philippine Embassy in Japan, in partnership with the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) and the Philippine Barangay Folk Dance Troupe, brings to you “Move with Pinas Featuring the Sakuting,” an interactive cultural experience that will take you from wherever you are in the world straight to the Philippines.
The Philippine Embassy in Tokyo joins the nation in celebrating world day against trafficking
158th Birth Anniversary of Apolinario Mabini
The Philippine Embassy in Japan and Sentro Rizal – Tokyo join the nation in commemorating the 158th Birth Anniversary of Apolinario Mabini.
The Philippines Gets Featured in the “Know my Country” Series of the Asia-Pacific Ladies Friendship Society (ALFS) this July
20 July 2022 – The Philippines was featured in the “Know my Country” series of the Asia-Pacific Ladies Friendship Society (ALFS) held online on 15 July 2022.
The online event aims to introduce the history, heritage, culture, food, products, and tourist destinations of the Philippines to the members of ALFS. Fifty attendees joined the online program. The ALFS now has a membership representing 26 countries from the Asia-Pacific region. It aims to promote mutual friendship among member countries through goodwill and charitable activities.
The Philippine Embassy extended its appreciation to the ALFS for the opportunity to provide more information about the Philippines to the ALFS viewers who are either from Japan or the various countries in the Asia-Pacific Region. A portion of the materials shown in the online program came from the “Kultura 101” videos of the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) hosted by Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray.
This online event also coincides with the Philippine Embassy’s commemoration of the 66th Anniversary of the Normalization of Diplomatic Relations between the Philippines and Japan this month of July.