CHED Central Luzon kicked-off International Women’s Month Celebration
With this year’s theme, “We Make Change Work For Women: Agenda ng Kababaihan tungo sa Kaunlaran” the Commission on Higher Education Central Luzon Region III (RO-III) conducted a kick-off activity to celebrate International Women’s Month. The activity was held at the Epatha Development Center, SACOP, City of San Fernando on March 8, 2022.
Ms. Lora L. Yusi, the Chief Education Program Specialist of CHED CL, in her opening remarks expressed how all CHED RO-III staff are inspired and motivated whilst working in an environment where women are recognized and honored. She also thanked Regional Director, Dr. Leonida S. Calagui for inspiring everyone to be enablers of empowered women in the agency.
Dr. Leonida S. Calagui gave an inspiring message during the kick-off activity. She began with a short quote saying, “Babae, Abante” [Women move forward] followed by denoting women as “ilaw” [light]. She also mentioned that women play essential roles in their households and in building up society.
Group dynamic activities were conducted in portraying the different roles of women in our society in this kick-off activity.