Philippines gets Australian support for education in Mindanao | Asia Pacific

Philippines gets Australian support for education in Mindanao

Philippines gets Australian support for education in Mindanao

Updated 24 October 2012, 22:27 AEST

Philippines President Benigno Aquino has spent the day in the Australian capital meeting with leaders - including the Prime Minister.

The pair have discussed ways to improve trade ties and the Australian Prime Minsiter has pleged more support to help children access education in restive Mindanao, following the peace deal struck with the government and rebel group the MILF.

Presenter: Sen Lam

Speaker: Stephanie March, Canberra correspondent, ABC Asia Pacific News Centre

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Sen Lam

Sen Lam

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Sen has 25 years of media experience from TV reporting to news presenting in Asia, he now hosts Radio Australia’s Asia Pacific and Asia Review program.

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