Executive Secretary Paquito N. Ochoa Jr. directed on Thursday all government officials and employees to actively participate in the observance of the 26th Anniversary of the 1986 EDSA People Power Revolution.
Ochoa, in issuing Memorandum Circular No. 27, likewise enjoined all departments, agencies and instrumentalities of the national government, including government-owned and controlled corporations, and local government units (LGUs), to extend assistance to organizers of the program and various activities scheduled until February 25.
“We further encourage all government departments, agencies, GOCCS and LGUs to conduct their own respective events related to the 26th Anniversary of the 1986 EDSA People Power Revolution through lectures, film showing, community services, etc. and help make this year’s observance a success,” said the Executive Secretary, who is also Chairman of the EDSA People Power Commission.
The EDSA People Power Commission (EPPC) has come up with a series of activities for the annual celebration with the theme “EDSA 26: Anong Taya Mo Para Sa Pilipinas Natin?”
The theme is a call to action for all Filipinos to participate in nation building while the activities highlight the spirit of volunteerism and Bayanihan. ###