Facilitators included Eghai Roxas, a noted abstractionist, for abstract-art techniques; Joey Tanedo of the University of the Philippines Fine Arts, for photography; and Yuan Moro, a performance artist and member of the NCVA
, for performance art.
I have had the pleasure of working with Cliff for many years in the NCVA
(National Council of Veterans Associations in Canada), where he has been the driving force in seeking added benefit to veterans; this on top of his leadership in the War Amps program.
He is still the CEO of The War Amps and chairman of the National Council of Veterans Associations in Canada (NCVA
Meeting with reluctance from Canadian authorities, the NCVA
executive director and a (now deceased) Hong Kong veteran, Roger Cyr, even took their case to the United Nations in Geneva, without success.
The question of the continuation of benefits for widows who remain in their own homes had been under discussion with the Minister and officials of Veterans Affairs for nearly two years." NCVA
has requested a review of these entitlements by Veterans Affairs.
The National Council of Veterans Associations (NCVA
) is considering a review of this situation by the Human Rights Committee in Geneva.