Visit by Philippines Delegation

On April 17, 2007, a delegation of academics and regional government officials from the Philippines visited the University of Manitoba as part of a study mission to Manitoba.

Mr. John Alho, the Associate Vice-President (External) of the University of Manitoba gave an overview presentation about the University of Manitoba and its research activities.  Dr. Digvir Jayas, one of the Associate Vice-Presidents (Research) was also present to answer any questions.

Dr. Curtis Rempel then lead the group on a tour of the University of Manitoba's Richardson Centre for Functional Foods and Nutraceuticals.