Together with other government agencies, the Local Government Unit of Lupon is joining the awareness campaign of the Civil Service Commission (CSC) to help spreading consciousness about the Association of the Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Community 2015 and the upcoming Chairmanship of the Philippines on the ASEAN 2017.
LGU-Lupon started posting ASEAN materials on its official website at www.lupon.gov.ph. It also started displaying banners and information materials about ASEAN. And started this month of September, LGU-Lupon employees are encouraged to display their ASEAN-inspired attires every first flag ceremony of the month, display of ASEAN flag during flag ceremony alongside the Philippine flag, singing of ASEAN anthem at said flag ceremony and the sharing of information and updates about ASEAN or agency-related matters.
Said program was facilitated by the Office for Human Resource Management (OHRM) which aims to disseminate information about ASEAN Community following its establishment on Dec. 13, 2015 of which the Philippines is cultivating and preparing its capacity for its Chairmanship to said group of nations in 2017.
Mayor Erlinda D. Lim on her message during said program thanked the local government employees and officials for participating of the awareness campaign in support to the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) community.