In recognition of its tireless efforts in the field of humane education, animal welfare legislation and policy development with respect to dog welfare, PAWS was given the first ever SPCA (Hongkong) Canine Welfare Enhancement Award 2011 at the Gala Night of the 10th year of the Asia of Animals Conference in Kempinski Hotel, Chengdu, China last June 12, 2011
PAWS' President, Nita Hontiveros-Lichauco, was also feted at the ceremony for having thought of the Asia for Animals conference and holding the first such conference in Manila in May 2001.
PAWS Exective Director Anna Hashim-Cabrera thanked the AfA 2011 organizers for honoring Nita who could not make it to the ceremony as she had to take care of her ailing husband.
The Body Shop celebrates its first year of Make me Fabulous Makeup with the launch of "Women With Passion"
August 23/Manila, Philippines – The Body Shop Philippines celebrated the first year anniversary of its Make Me Fabulous Make-up range and the launch of the new Autumn Trend collection last evening with the inauguration of the “Women With Passion” Awards.
Commented Ms Nicky Tracey, Corporate Communications Director of The Body Shop Asia Pacific, “At The Body Shop, we are passionate about everything we do, from running an ethical business and campaigning on issues directly relevant to our customers, to producing fabulous products that make women look and feel good about themselves, regardless of their age. Being passionate can be a force for positive social and environmental change.