MGIMO University, Moscow, Russian Federation
October 5, 2019

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte receives an Honorary Doctorate Degree from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) University during his Official Visit to the Russian Federation on October 5, 2019.

The degree is given by the MGIMO University to world leaders working in the field of international relations and foreign policy. Other leaders who received the doctorate degree were former United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon, former Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew, and former Philippine President Fidel Ramos.

The MGIMO University is Russia’s most prestigious and leading institution in the area of diplomacy and international affairs.