DepEd to conduct activities in observance of 107th Civil Service anniversary
Pasig City (12 September) -- In line with the Civil Service Commission's month-long celebration of the 107th Anniversary of the Philippine Civil Service, the Department of Education (DepEd) will conduct a series of activities to highlight the importance of the commission in professionalizing government service
With the theme "Itaguyod and Kasarinlan ng Career Service", the activities aim to assert the independence of the CSC in coming out with policy directions that promote efficiency in public service.
"We at the department recognize the indispensable role of CSC in making our government institutions work," DepEd Secretary Jesli Lapus stated.
Government-wide activities include: simultaneous flag-raising ceremonies, award rites for the 2007 Presidential Lingkod Bayan, Dangal ng Bayan and CSC Pagasa Awards, and Convention of Career Executive Officer (CEO) and conferment of CEO ranks.
To complement the abovementioned endeavors, DepEd will launch its sports festival on September 12, Wellness and Nutrition Day on September 21, and Talakayan on September 24.
CSC will lead this year's anniversary celebration. Civil servants in all government agencies are enjoined to participate and make this month-long celebration meaningful. (DepEd) [top]