Peace Forum


Manila Mayor Joseph Ejercito Estrada delivers brief welcome remarks at yesterday’s forum “The Struggle for Just and Lasting Peace,” organized by the Manila Public School Teachers Association (MPSTA). The event highlights the MPSTA’s objective to be part of national efforts to promote the cause of peace especially among the youth. For his part, Mayor Estrada praised the city’s teachers for representing the best of the Manilenyo: excelling as educators, advocating students and teachers rights and welfare, and being responsible citizens by doing their share to win peace in our time. (Photos by Joel Santos)