Based on Proclamation No. 731, series of 1996, the 18th National Awareness Week for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation is led by the Council for the Welfare of Children, an attached agency of the DSWD mandated to coordinate the implementation and enforcement of all laws, and to formulate, monitor and evaluate policies, programs and measures for children.
Philippine Ambassador to Poland Patricia Ann V. Paez met with Latvian Ambassador to Poland Ilgvars Klava last February 11 at the Philippine Embassy in Warsaw to discuss ways to further develop the relations between their respective countries.
The Department of Labor and Employment, through the Bureau of Working Conditions, will be releasing a new and updated handbook in both English and Tagalog of workers’ statutory benefits in order to guide private sector employers and workers in understanding and voluntarily complying with core labor standards.
Secretary of Education Armin Luistro affirms the Department’s commitment to provide equal educational opportunities to every member of the marginalized sector, “to every learner—including learners with intellectual disability—we promise free, quality, and complete access to education. No sector in our society will be left behind; we are continuously pushing forward for everyone’s right to self-sufficiency and a better future.”
ASEAN and Australia will mark 40 years of their successful dialogue partnership through an Official Launch of the ASEAN-Australia 40th Anniversary Commemoration on February 20 at The Peninsula Manila Hotel in Makati City.
The newly renovated facilities for members and pensioners on the second floor of the GSIS Head Office in Pasay, such as the Pensioners’ Lounge, the e-Card servicing area and the GWAPS Kiosk and ATM Center, were officially opened to the public on February 13.
As our people continue to rewrite the story of the Philippines—from the apathy of the past to the dynamism of the present, from our previous fumbles to the firm resolve that is propelling us towards a more promising future—I invite all of you to take a larger role here—to be present as our people pursue the permanence of our prosperity, on the road to becoming an economy and a country greater than ever before. Opportunities abound, and I, along with my people, am excited to have you alongside us as we tread the path to our shared prosperity.
Today at 10:00 a.m. President Benigno S. Aquino III received Miss Tourism International 2013 Angeli Dione Gomez for a courtesy call at Malacañan Palace. All photos by the Malacañang Photo Bureau At 11:00 a.m., the President met with the Executive Secretary (ES), the Chief Presidential Legal Counsel (CPLC), and officials from the Department of Environment and […]
Memorandum issued by the Office of the Solicitor General on the deputation of private lawyers and special attorneys