Here is a video clip of Ms. Pepper Roxas' keynote address during the 2017 National Children's Book Day (NCBD) at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP). In this video, she talks about books, reading and the power of stories.
This year, the Philippine Board on Books for Young People (PBBY) celebrates the 2018 NCBD with ceremonies at the CCP and Salaysayan: A Read Aloud and Storytelling Festival at the Museo Pambata. On July 21, 2018, literacy and art workshops will be held in Iloilo.
Visit the PBBY Facebook Page for details: https://www.facebook.com/ThePhilippineBoardOnBooksForYoungPeople/