CITY
VICE MAYOR

 


HON. MARIA ISABELLE CLIMACO
 
PROFILE
 
PERSONAL INFORMATION
Ms. Ma. Isabelle Climaco
308 Sta. Maria
70000 Zamboanga City
Email: bengc@eudoramail.com
Website: www.bengclimaco.8m.com
Telephone:  Residence: (062) 991-4226
                    Office:       (062) 991 3017 local 03
                    Fax:           (062) 991 3485
                                     (062) 992 2385
Nickname: Beng
Civil Status: Single
Name of Father: Jolly Climaco
Name of Mother: Vicki Garcia Climaco
Name of Brother: Joevic Climaco
 
ACADEMIC BACKGROUND
High School : Parsippany Hills High School, New Jersey, USA,
                             1983
College:          BSE Major in English, Minor in Theology, Ateneo
                              de Zamboanga, 1989
Graduate Degree: MA in Pastoral Ministry major in Family
            Ministry and Counseling Loyola School of Theology,
            Ateneo de Manila University May 24, 1997
                            Professional Diploma in Family Ministries;
            Center of Family Ministry; Child/Adolescent/
            Marital/Family & Pastoral Counseling 1995
Eligibility: Professional Exam for Teachers : 1993 Rating 81.09

OTHER POSITION HELD - GOVERNMENT, SOCIO AND CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS
Team Member:  Rotary Foundation's Group Study Exchange
        Program to Brazil from April 22, to May 20, 2002
Resource Speaker: Balikatan 02-1 Cultural Sensitivities Seminar
President:  Philippine International Sisterhood and Twinning
         Association
Pro:  National Movement of Young Legislators (Regional)
Asst. Pro. Mindanao: Lady Local Legislators' League of the
         Philippines (4L Phils.) Inc.
Secretary General: Philippine Councilor's League (City)
Governor: National Council of Women of the Philippines
Lector: Our Lady of Purification, Sta. Maria Parish
Guest Host: 30 minutes, TV 11
Member: Toast Masters International
Contributor: Daily Zamboanga Times and Zamboanga Today
Member: Inter-Faith Council of Leaders
Convenor/Coordinator:
  Forum on Youth and Balikatan: Impact and Implications -
        April 26, 2002
  Forum on Issues and Concerns of Women on Balikatan
        April 4, 2002
  Strategic Planning of Activities for the Promotion of Children's
        Rights for the year 2002=2006  March 11, 2002
  Introduction to Gender and Development (Women and Men's
        Concern) August 30-31, 1998 & December 5-7, 2000
  Domestic Violence Prevention Day - November 22, 1999
  Chavacano Conference - February 26-27, 2001
  Badjao Conference - November 18-19, 2001
  1st Cooperative Summit in Zamboanga City -  November 15,
         2000
  National Movement of Young Legislators Regional Assembly
         March 10-12, 2000
  Systematic Training for Effective Parenting - S.Y.s 1998-1999
         for Schools and Barangays
  Filipino-German Medical Mission -  June 18-19,2000
  Fuerza de las Mujeres Women's Day Celebration -  March 7,
          2000
  Delegate to Asian Pacific Sisterhood and Twinning
          Association (PHISTA) - October 27, 1998
  Delegate to Global Forum on Women Political Leader -
          January 18, 2000
  Jubilee Pilgrimage 2000 to Holy Land, Rome, Fatima, Lourdes,
          & Spain, France
  Center for Family Ministries and LST Exposure/Outreach 1995
          Mt Pinatubo Victims San Fernanado, Pampanga, Makati
          Medical Center, Mabini Batangas
  World Youth Day in Manila 1995
 

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
Present Position: City Councilor, Zamboanga City
    Chairwoman:     Committee on Appropriations
                             Committee on Social Work and Welfare
                             Committee on Cooperatives
                             Council for the Welfare of Children
 
     Linkage:           High School Guidance Councilor
                             Part-time World Literature Teacher
                                Ateneo de Zamboanga University
Previous Position:  Elected as City Councilor First Term (1998-
                                     2001)
Landmark Legislations:
      Introduction of Gender Development Program &
                Implementation of R. A. 7192
      SP Ordinance 2000-10 Child Internet Protection Ordinance
      SP Ordinance on Council of Culture, Arts and History
      Total Number of Resolutions Passed from Year 1998 to
                 March 2001: 300