The Week: May 1, 2017

The Week: May 1, 2017

PASAY CITY, Philippines – A framed picture of Senator Win Gatchalian taken during a committee hearing is seen at his office, 3 May 2017, with the lawmaker himself at the foreground. As of posting, Senator Gatchalian has filed 70 bills and co-authored four others. Photo by Mark Cayabyab/OS WIN GATCHALIAN
PASAY CITY, Philippines – Senators Win Gatchalian and Loren Legarda have their picture taken by Senator Sonny Angara after the Upper House has approved Senator Gatchalian’s Philippine Innovation Act, 2 May 2017. Legarda helped spearhead the passage of the legislation. Photo by Mark Cayabyab/OS WIN GATCHALIAN
PASAY CITY, Philippines – Senators Win Gatchalian, Nancy Binay (standing) and Loren Legarda in a huddle at the Session Hall, 2 May 2017. Photo by Mark Cayabyab/OS WIN GATCHALIAN
PASAY CITY, Philippines – Senator Win Gatchalian takes time to speak with visitors at the gallery during a Senate session, 2 May 2017. Photo by Mark Cayabyab/OS WIN GATCHALIAN
QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Mayors, event partners of LEAP: Leaders for Excellence and Public Service, a fellowship program for local officials organized by the Kaya Natin Movement for Good Governance and Ethical Leadership pose with Senator Win Gatchalianin for a group photo at Microtel by Wyndham in UP Technohub, Quezon City, 5 May 2017. Photo by Mark Cayabyab/OS WIN GATCHALIAN
QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Senator Win Gatchalian speaks at LEAP: Leaders for Excellence and Public Service, a fellowship program for local officials organized by the Kaya Natin Movement for Good Governance and Ethical Leadership in Microtel by Wyndham in UP Technohub, Quezon City, 5 May 2017. The multi-awarded politician said leadership by example, professionalism, embrace change, fairness, discipline, innovation, maximize technology, and measure performance can lead to effective management of their units. Photo by Mark Cayabyab/OS WIN GATCHALIAN
QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Senator Win Gatchalian speaks Kaya Natin Movement for Good Governance and Ethical Leadership board member Harvey Keh during the group’s LEAP: Leaders for Excellence and Public Service, a fellowship program for local officials in Microtel by Wyndham in UP Technohub, Quezon City, 5 May 2017. The group is a non-partisan, non-governmental organization that advocates good governance and leadership with integrity in the Philippines. Photo by Mark Cayabyab/OS WIN GATCHALIAN
QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Senator Win Gatchalian engages in a discussion some of the participating mayors to LEAP: Leaders for Excellence and Public Service, a fellowship program for local officials staged by Kaya Natin Movement for Good Governance and Ethical Leadership in UP Technohub, Quezon City, 5 May 2017. Gatchalian spoke to some 30 local chief executives from different parts of the country, where he shared what he calls as the eight leadership virtues that guided him during his nine-year transformative stint as mayor of Valenzuela City. Photo by Mark Cayabyab/OS WIN GATCHALIAN
PASAY CITY, Philippines – Senator Win Gatchalian gestures as he raises issues with Most Rev. Broderick Pabillo, auxiliary bishop of Manila and guests during their visit at the Senate, 3 May 2017. Photo by Mark Cayabyab/OS WIN GATCHALIAN
PASAY CITY, Philippines – Most Rev. Broderick Pabillo (right), auxiliary bishop of Manila, listens to Senator Win Gatchalian at his Senate office, 3 May 2017, during  a brief discussion on the proposed restoration of capital punishment and other pressing issues in the Philippine justice system. The Senate is set tackle the death penalty bill after the House of Representatives approved it on March. Photo by Mark Cayabyab/OS WIN GATCHALIAN