IECEP-UAE received a Certificate of Appreciation from the Philippine Embassy and Bayanihan Council in UAE on 22nd July 2016 at Le-Meridien Hotel, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

The certificate recognizes the unwavering support and active involvement that IECEP-UAE provided during the 118th Philippine Independence Day Celebration with a theme “Kalayaan 2016: Pagkakaisa, Pag-aambagan at Pagsulong” organized by the Bayanihan Council in cooperation with the Philippine Embassy to the United Arab Emirates held on the 3rd of June 2016 at Dalma Mall, Mussafah, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

Engr. Dionimar R. Mejia, IECEP-UAE VP for External Affairs, accepted the Certificate from H.E. Constancio R. Vigno Jr, Philippine Ambassador to the UAE, who pointed out the significance of participating in the event that contributes to  the promotion of the evolution of the Filipino customs, history and events related to the fight for freedom.