The National Power Corporation employees and President Ma. Gladys Cruz-Sta. Rita along with over 3,200 runners composing of representatives from 32 other government agencies and the private sector joined the Freedom Run at CCP Complex, Pasay City on Sunday October 19.
Now on its fourth year, the Freedom Run aims to raise awareness on freedom from corruption not only among its participants but the entire Filipino nation.
The run was organized by Friedrich Naumann Foundation (FNF) for Freedom, a German Foundation that supports Liberal principles in the Philippines.
Liberal principles is captured in this statement: “ We believe in the power of freedom and the responsibility of citizens, and a strong commitment to the strengthening of democratic institution, human rights, transparency, environmental responsibility and the fight against corruption.”
Top photo shows President Gladys with some NPC employees during the run and the bottom photo shows FNF Country Director Jules Maaten, VP for External Affairs of FNF Henry J. Schumacher, President Gladys, Former Deputy Speaker Erin Taǹada and Sec. Neric Acosta.
- Published: 20 October 2014