Proclamation No. 759: Declaring the Fourth Week of March 1996 as “Protection and Gender-Fair Treatment of the Girl Child Week”

Proclamation No. 759: Declaring the Fourth Week of March 1996 as “Protection and Gender-Fair Treatment of the Girl Child Week“ WHEREAS, every Girl Child who is below 18 years of age should be provided with equal opportunities and adequate protection to prepare her for her role in community development. WHEREAS, there is considerable cause for continue reading : Proclamation No. 759: Declaring the Fourth Week of March 1996 as “Protection and Gender-Fair Treatment of the Girl Child Week”

Proclamation No. 731: Declaring the Second Week of February Every Year as “National Awareness Week for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation”

Proclamation No. 731: Declaring the Second Week of February Every Year as “National Awareness Week for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation“ WHEREAS, Article I, Section 2, of RA 7610 declares that “The State shall provide special protection to children from all forms of abuse, neglect, cruelty, exploitation, and discrimination and other conditions continue reading : Proclamation No. 731: Declaring the Second Week of February Every Year as “National Awareness Week for the Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation”

Proclamation No. 74: Declaring the 17th Day of October of Every Year as National Children’s Day

Proclamation No. 74: Declaring the 17th Day of October of Every Year as National Children’s Day WHEREAS, the Filipino people should celebrate and recognize the Filipino children as the most valuable asset of the nation; WHEREAS, the Constitution provides: “The State recognizes the vital role of the youth in nation-building and shall promote and protect continue reading : Proclamation No. 74: Declaring the 17th Day of October of Every Year as National Children’s Day

Proclamation No. 46: Launching of the Polio Eradication Project

Proclamation No. 46: Launching of the Polio Eradication Project REAFFIRMING THE COMMITMENT TO THE UNIVERSAL CHILD AND MOTHER IMMUNIZATION GOAL BY LAUNCHING THE POLIO ERADICATION PROJECT WHEREAS, in 1988, the World Health Assembly adopted the goal of global eradication of poliomyelitis by the year 2000; WHEREAS, in 26 July 1990, the Philippines became the 31st continue reading : Proclamation No. 46: Launching of the Polio Eradication Project