Pursuant to Proclamation No. 224 dated December 16, 1977 entitled “Declaring the First Week of March Every Year as Women’s Week and March 8, 1988 every year thereafter as Women’s Right and International Peace Day” and Proclamation No. 227 dated March 20. 1998 entitled “Providing for the observance of the Month of March as Women’s Role in History Month”, the PENRO Northern Samar joined the 2021 National Women’s Month Celebation
For this year’s theme “Women Can Make Change, Amidst Climate Crisis and COVID-19”, it highlights the empowerment of women as active contributors to and claimholders of development. This pursuit of development is also anchored on the commitment of “Malasakit at Pagbabago” or True Compassion and Real Change. Thus, in observance of this celebration the PENRO Northern Samar joined the said activities by hanging of streamer in the office as the first part lined-up activities, likewise, employees wear purple every Monday in support of this event. Further, due to limited movement caused by pandemic, the office initiated to conduct series of Information, Education and Communication Campaign among employees during Monday Program Convocation by some notable inspiring women and by posting relevant topics/issues/activities in the social media.