24 April 2019, Stockholm - Leaders of Filipino community organizations in Sweden were enthusiastic in meeting and spending an informal evening with H.E. Jocelyn Batoon-Garcia, the Ambassador of the Philippine Embassy in Oslo. The leaders came from organizations such as Ugnayang Pilipino, Philippine Culture and Academic Center in Uppsala, Couples for Christ, Filipino Sports Organization, Euro-Asian Dance Group, Botkyrka Frienship Association, and Multi-Culture Association.
The Ambassador shared positive developments in the Philippines, such as the continuing positive economic growth, the infrastructure development projects, and the passage of the Bangsamoro Organic Law. The Ambassador was pleased to learn of the leaders’ plan to organize events aimed to help the Filipinos in adjusting to their new life in Sweden. END