Posted by: Jing Lasaleta | March 25, 2009

US Ambassador Kenney visits Pavia

March 23, 2009 – US Ambassador to the Philippines Kristie Kenney was all praises to the immediate recovery of the Municipality of Pavia since Typhoon Frank devastated it nine months ago.

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She visited Pavia, one of the hardest hit town by Typhoon Frank last year. Almost all of the barangays of the town was submerged by floodwaters. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) was among those that immediately sent help to the town of Pavia.

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Ambassador Kenney described Pavianhons as great people, dynamic, courageous and compassionate. She was ecstatic of how Pavia managed to be “back in circulation” after a tumultous ordeal– that is Typhoon Frank.

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The Municipality of Pavia headed by Mayor Arcadio H. Gorriceta prepared a short and simple program for the Ambassador. Pavianhons from all walks of life, expressed their unending gratitude to US Ambassador Kenney, to the Philippine National Red Cross (PNRC) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) for their relief operations during the onslaught of Typhoon Frank.




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