Office of the President
of the Philippines
MEMORANDUM CIRCULAR NO. 24
ENJOINING ALL GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND EMPLOYEES TO SUPPORT THE 2011 GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES WEEK ON DECEMBER 4 TO 10 2011
Pursuant to Proclamation No. 1130 dated 11 November 1997, the first week of December of every year has been declared as National Government Employees’ Week. The proclamation aims to recognize the invaluable services rendered by deserving government employees and to underscore their contribution to nation building. For this year’s celebration, the theme is “Kawani ng Gobyerno: Kaakibat sa Pagbabago.”
In this regard, officials and employees in all departments, bureaus and agencies of the national government, including government owned and controlled corporations (GOCCs), government financial institutions (GFIs) and state universities and colleges, as well as local government units and government employees’ organizations are hereby enjoined to observe and participate in appropriate activities for a meaningful observance and celebration of National Government Employees’ Week in coordination with other concerned agencies.
This Memorandum Circular shall take effect immediately.
DONE, in the City of Manila, this 27th day of October in the year of Our Lord,Â Two Thousand and Eleven.
By authority of the President:
(Sgd.) PAQUITO N. OCHOA, JR.