Make your own free website on Tripod.com

Grabe! Ano ba naman ito!


Luto Na!




Boto mo, dangal mo. Click dito!

 

Bawal dito... bahala ka.


Ako ang susi sa ibang sites!

 

Uh-oh....hehehe.

 

Do not forget to sign our guestbook.

 

RAUL S. ROCO
AKSIYON DEMOKRATIKO

Raul Roco

BATTLE CRY: WOMEN'S RIGHTS

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY FOR ALL

 

LEADERSHIP GOALS AND VISION

Roco believes in self-generated economic growth that utilizes the "inner strength and wisdom of the Filipino." He espouses Competitiveness, Globalization and Economic nationalism ("Being Filipino"). This will be experienced thorugh the following:

  • Building of competitive enterprises through strategic alliances among the government, business sector and civil society;

  • Developing core competencies in the transition towards global competitiveness and managing required change in local and national institutions; and

  • Enhancing the competitiveness of the individual Filipino; reviving and encouraging small enterprises to grow, prepare proper policy climate for entrepreneurship; and assuring entrepreneurs access to information, training, technology, markets and financing; And sustaining local development by empowering local institutions to set the direction and pace of their development within the framework of global competition, and starting up local initiatives and linking them up to regional, national and international networks.

His goals for the next administration include faster development of the Filipino, Excellent Governance and Equitable economic growth.

TRACK RECORD

  • Senator, Republic of the Philippines, 1992-1997
  • Representative, 2nd District of Camarines Sur (1987-1992) and adjudged as First in Over-all Performance in the 8th Congress.
  • Called the Honorary Woman for upholding women’s rights and introducing pro-women legislation like the Anti-Rape Law, Anti-Sexual Harassment Law, And Women-in-Nation Building Law
  • As Congressman and Senator, funded various projects for schools, cooperatives & teachers, scholarships for indigent students; and set up trust funds for children
  • Authored Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Law and the Philippine Crop Insurance Corporation Law
  • Sponsored the establishment of Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas and pushed for giving it fiscal and administrative autonomy
  • President, Integrated Bar of the Philippines, 1983
  • Delegate to the Constitutional Convention, 1971
  • As head of the Legal Staff of Sen. Benigno Aquino, Jr. (1965-1968), he drafted the Study Now, Pay Later Plan
  • Former President, National Union of Students of the Philippines
  • Among the Presidentiables, he has been cited as the one "most respected" by international critics and observers of Philippine politics

Citations:raulroco2.jpg (26343 bytes)

  • Named as Legislator of the Year by Vox Populi(1996); Lawmaker of the Year by the Congress Post (1995); and Outstanding Snator by Philippine Free Press (1992), Pilipino Reporter (1993) and Philippine Graphic (1994).
  • Conferred four honorary degrees by various universities for championing educational reforms.

lens.jpg (15783 bytes)CHAPEL NET
Christian Action for Peaceful and Meaningful Elections
Loyola School of Theology, Ateneo de Manila University, Quezon City
Tel. No. 924-4951 local 3588, Fax No. 924-4442

chapelnet@usa.net

  Copyright Chapel Net
All Rights Reserved 1998