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==Honors and recognition==
==Honors and recognition==
On August 1, 2016, Robredo was awarded the Honorary Outstanding Woman Award of the Year 2016 by the [[Thailand|Thai]] government, coinciding with Thailand's Women's Day. The recognition was given to Robredo for her work and advocacy on [[women's empowerment]] and [[gender equality]].
On August 1, 2016, Robredo was awarded the Honorary Outstanding Woman Award of the Year 2016 by the Thai government, coinciding with Thailand's Women's Day. The recognition was given to Robredo for her work and advocacy on women's empowerment and gender equality.


On August 23, 2016, Robredo was awarded the Most Influential Filipina Woman of the World award by Filipina Women's Network (FWN), a non-government organization.
On August 23, 2016, Robredo was awarded the Most Influential Filipina Woman of the World award by Filipina Women's Network (FWN), a non-government organization.
Three universities have conferred Robredo with honorary doctorates:
Three universities have conferred Robredo with honorary doctorates:
* [[Polytechnic University of the Philippines]] (2015, Doctor in Public Administration),
 
* [[University of Saint Anthony]] in [[Iriga]], [[Camarines Sur]], her home province (2017, Doctor of Humanities),
Polytechnic University of the Philippines (2015, Doctor in Public Administration),
* [[University of the Cordilleras]] (2017, Doctor of Laws).
University of Saint Anthony in Iriga, Camarines Sur, her home province (2017, Doctor of Humanities),
University of the Cordilleras (2017, Doctor of Laws).
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