The Civil Service Commission (CSC) issues Announcement No. 21, s. 2016 signed by Chairperson Alicia dela Rosa-Bala dated 23 March 2016 enjoining all Heads of Constitutional bodies, National Government Agencies (NGAs), Local Government Units (LGUs), Government-Owned or Controlled Corporations with Original Charters (GOCCs), and State Universities and Colleges (SUCs) to participate in the 27th National Statistics Month (NSM) / 13th National Convention on Statistics (NCS).
The NSM is conducted annually pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 647, s. 1990, “Declaring the Month of October of Every Year as the National Statistics Month,” to promote, enhance and instill nationwide awareness and appreciation of the importance and value of statistics to the different sectors of society.
This year’s celebration will coincide with the 13th NCS.
In the observance of the NSM celebration, all government agencies are enjoined to undertake the following activities:
- Dissemination of PSA Memorandum Circular No. 01-2016 in respective agency’s divisions and regional offices; and
- Hanging of streamer during the 27th NSM celebration using the prescribed format.