Ma. Abby Genevieve Penaflorida (Grade 6 - Loyola), was chosen as one of the six students who will represent the Philippines as Junior Ambassadors in the 26th Asian-Pacific Children’s Convention (APCC) in Fukuoka, Japan from July 10 to 24, 2014.
Abby’s feat is unprecedented as she is the first student from outside Metro Manila and Luzon to be chosen as Philippine Junior Ambassador in the last 26 years. She joins five others from San Beda College and Miriam College. The Philippine delegation will join 230 other Junior Ambassadors and 40 Peace Youth Ambassadors from over 40 countries worldwide. All expenses for the trip, including airfare, food and accommodations, shall be provided by the APCC.