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Sr. Emelina is a member of the Missionary Sisters of the Immaculate Heart of Mary. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Social Work at St. Theresa’s College Manila in 1953. She took her Masters in Social Work at the Philippine School of Social Work in 1967. She earned her Diploma in Sociology of Religion at the Louvain University in Belgium from 1977-1978. She also did courses on women, Scripture, and cultural analysis in the 1990s and 2000s. She has been involved in human rights and in the trade union movement in the Philippines since the 1970s. She has been teaching in IFRS since 1979.