PH Consulate General in Vancouver brings services to Grande Prairie, Alberta

By on May 16, 2014


Consul General Neil Ferrer with the consular team in Grande Prairie. (Photo below) Consul General Neil Ferrer with the CarCanMadCarLan Filipino community volunteers..
Consul General Neil Ferrer with the consular team in Grande Prairie. (Photo below) Consul General Neil Ferrer with the CarCanMadCarLan Filipino community volunteers..

The Philippine Consulate General in Vancouver conducted a successful consular outreach program to service Filipinos in Grande Prairie, Alberta from May 6 to 8.

A total of 742 consular services were rendered, including e-Passport processing (705); dual citizenship (17); civil registry (14); and notarials (6). The on-site registration for overseas voters accepted 206 applications for registration, 13 for transfer of registration and three for change of address.

(Photos above) Consular Services; (middle photos) Oath Taking of Dual Citizenship applicants; (Photos below) Overseas Voters Registration
(Photos above) Consular Services; (middle photos) Oath Taking of Dual Citizenship applicants; (Photos below) Overseas Voters Registration

The members of the consular team are Consul General Neil Ferrer, Consul Melanie Diano, Magdalena Sosa, Jeanie-Vi Llonora, Paulino Paco Jr. and Edwin Villalon.

(Photo above) Consul General Neil Ferrer with Mayor Bill Given (4th from right) and the Chamber of Commerce of Grande Prairie. (Photo below) Consul General Neil Ferrer delivers short remarks during the Rotary Club Meeting in Grande Prairie.
(Photo above) Consul General Neil Ferrer with Mayor Bill Given (4th from right) and the Chamber of Commerce of Grande Prairie. (Photo below) Consul General Neil Ferrer delivers short remarks during the Rotary Club Meeting in Grande Prairie.

On May 07, Consul General Ferrer met Grande Prairie Mayor Bill Given and the members of the Chamber of Commerce of Grande Prairie. They discussed the issue of the temporary foreign workers program.

Consul General Neil Ferrer with Grande Prairie Mayor Bill Given.
Consul General Neil Ferrer with Grande Prairie Mayor Bill Given.

The Consul General also attended a luncheon meeting with the Rotary Club of Grande Prairie and promoted tourism and investment to the Philippines.