The National Statistics Office (NSO) calls on all solemnizing officers and other civil registration advocates and stakeholders to participate in the 8th National Convention of Solemnizing Officers (8NCSO) on August 6-8, 2013 at the SMX Convention Center in Davao City.
Anchored on the theme “Civil Registration: Bringing Public Service Closer to the People”, this year’s convention aims to be a venue for exchange of ideas and sharing of experiences among solemnizing officers, mayors, members of the judiciary, civil registrars and other stakeholders.
Among the topics to be discussed are updates on marriage laws, recent jurisprudence affecting marriages, updates on marriage registration procedures, and updates on the registration of the authority of solemnizing officers.
The NCSO is a biennial convention spearheaded by the NSO. The last NCSO was held in August 2011 in Laoag, Ilocos Norte.
Those who are interested to attend the 8NCSO may contact Ms. Editha R. Orcilla, Chairperson, Program and Invitation Committee at telephone number 926-1075 or via email at E.Orcilla@census.gov.ph. Other details may be obtained from the NSO Regional and Provincial Offices.
CARMELITA N. ERICTA