KALAYAAN is a three-part documentary making rounds on social media regarding the effects of China’s assertive claims on almost the entirety of West Philippine Sea (South China Sea). It’s an issue that everyone should be made aware of as it poses a great risk to global trade and freedom of navigation.
“KALAYAAN” is a three-part documentary series on the West Philippine Sea (WPS) produced by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), in partnership with Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO). Each episode focuses on a different angle of the issue: economic, historical and legal. The documentary is part of the nationwide Information, Education and Communication (IEC) campaign of the DFA to increase the level of public awareness and understanding of the issues relating to the West Philippine Sea. The documentary is directed by RA Rivera, Jr. and hosted by Lourd de Veyra, together with Jun Sabayton. (via dfa.gov.ph)
Episode 1: Karapatan sa Karagatan (Maritime Rights)
Episode 2: Pamanang Karagatan (Ocean Heritage)
Episode 3: Paninindigan Para sa Karagatan (Affirmation for the Ocean)
The videos may also be seen on the Facebook pages of Noynoy Aquino (P-Noy), Department of Foreign Affairs Republic of the Philippines, and Word of the Lourd TV5 AksyonTV 41.
“KALAYAAN” is directed by RA Rivera, Jr. and hosted by Lourd de Veyra, together with Jun Sabayton, and produced by the DFA, in partnership with the Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO).