In the wake of Typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) in November 2013, Hon. Emmanuel ‘Manny’ Pacquiao donated his time to be the SAFE STEPS ambassador and share the life-saving advice on what to do in the event of a natural disaster. He is a survivor who understands the impact of natural disasters first hand and a humanitarian.
Manny Pacquiao is an internationally recognised Filipino boxer. A Representative of the Lone District of Sarangani in the 16th Congress of the Philippines, Pacquiao is the founder of the Pacquiao Partnership for the Poor Inc., which provides health, education and livelihood assistance to marginalised communities and individuals. He is also the Habitat Hero Ambassador for Habitat for Humanity that supports poverty alleviation through building homes and communities and a staunch advocate of the movement against human trafficking.