RESIDENCE OF THE PRESIDENT
OF THE PHILIPPINES
BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE PHILIPPINES
PROCLAMATION NO. 381
DECLARING THE PERIOD FROM APRIL 22 TO 28 OF EVERY YEAR AS “RURAL BROADCAST WEEK”.
WHEREAS, the Government’s five-year socio-economic development program envisages increased agricultural production to bring about more abundant supply of food, increase the income of our farmers, and improve the national standard of living;
WHEREAS, all government offices concerned have been called upon to disseminate the wealth of information in modern agricultural techniques to farmers to make the program effective; and
WHEREAS, the Rural Broadcasters Council has pledged to cooperate in educating our farmers in modern agricultural knowledge through its chain of radio networks throughout the country; which cooperation deserves due recognition;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, FERDINAND E. MARCOS, President of the Philippines, do hereby declare the period from April 22 to 28, of every year as Rural Broadcasting Week.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.
Done in the City of Manila, this 14th day of April, in the year of Our Lord, nineteen hundred and sixty-eight.
(SGD.) FERDINAND E. MARCOS
President of the Philippines
By the President:
(SGD.) RAFAEL M. SALAS
Source: Presidential Management Staff