Tag Archives: Jesse Robredo

October 6, 2016

From grieving widow to leading lady: Vice President Leni Robredo



Vice President Robredo has graced PeopleAsia‘s covers twice; first in 2012 as a mother and widow in search of understanding and God’s grace, then a second time this year in PeopleAsia’s latest issue as the Philippines’ highest ranking female public servant. When asked how she intended to uphold her husband’s legacy in an interview in 2012, she answered “everything is still up Continue Reading


May 27, 2016

Leni Robredo on Remembering Jesse


A throwback to one of Vice-Presidential candidate Leni Robredo’s first interviews after the death of her husband in 2012. Published in October 2012, this feature gave the country a glimpse, not just of Jesse’s widow, but of a human rights advocate, a female lawyer and a woman who could very well change the course of Continue Reading


Leni Robredo: A Lady of Legacy


Long before she topped the Vice-Presidential surveys, Camarines Sur Rep. Leni Robredo has already been a woman whose ultimate style is in her substance. Read more about her in this exclusive story from 2013. Text by BüM D. TENORIO JR.  Photography by MAU MAURICIO  A miracle worker she is not. But it is from this Continue Reading