IECEP UAE Chapter, as an active member of the Bayanihan Council under the auspices of the Philippine Embassy, Abu Dhabi joined the meeting dinner with Hon. Ariel Y. Abadilla, DFA Undersecretary for Civilian Security and Consular Concerns and Chairman of the Overseas Voting Secretariat, on 25 February 2017, held in Dusit Thani Hotel, Abu Dhabi. The said meeting was hosted by the Philippine Embassy and its officials and in attendance were the Bayanihan Executive Council Leaders and selected Filipino Community leaders in Abu Dhabi.

The primary objective of the meeting was to discuss the consular concerns and issues as well as to gather the Filipino community’s support and participation in the ongoing conduct of overseas voting registration in the UAE.
Present also in the meeting was our good Ambassador to UAE, HE Constancio Vingno, Jr, with his wife Madam Yoko Vingno, Philippine Ambassador to Iran, HE Fred Santos, along with the officials of the embassy and POLO, with Honorable Vice Consul Rowena Pangilinan-Daquipil as the Moderator.

Engr Louie Mel Maliksi, Director for Publications along with Engr Analiza Binondo, President and Chairman of the Board graced the invitation which marked their first appearance to one of the many social and community events wherein IECEP UAE is committed to support, be involved and fulfill its role and responsibility for the welfare and benefit of its general membership.

To God be all the Glory