MANILA — Argentinian Ambassador to the Philippines, His Excellency Ricardo Luis Bocalandro paid Manila Mayor Maria Sheilah Lacuna-Pangan a courtesy visit on Wednesday (05 Oct 022).
Lacuna-Pangan delightedly shared about Manila’s participation in the C40 World Mayors’ Summit 2022, where climate change is discussed by various local chief executives around the world.
Only two cities in the Philippines were invited to the summit, with Quezon City joining Manila.
Ambassador Bocalandro introduced local spots and must-haves in Argentina for the Mayor to try during her visit to Buenos Aires.
They have also discussed the plans of establishing a sister city agreement with Buenos Aires in the near future.
If that happens, Manila would be the first Southeast Asian country to hold a sister city agreement with the said country. (Kiara Lauren Ibanez/BC/ai/mtvn)