September 1, 2011 to September 30, 2011
Malacañang Proclamation No. 247 dated 02 September 2002, declares the month of September of every year as “Development Policy Research Month (DPRM). The annual celebration intends to provide a means of promoting and drawing nationwide awareness on the importance of policy research in national development.
The theme for this year is: “Back to ABC Education for Development,” which focuses on the issues and challenges confronting the Philippine Education Sector.
For the month of September, various activities will be conducted in the form of seminars, symposia, alternative learning/discussion forum, orientation, exhibits, among others. These activities are sponsored by institutions from the government sector, local government units, academe, as well as, private companies and organizations. To view the details of the activities you may visit DPRM website at http://dprm.pids.gov.ph.