ARMM employees including the Regional Planning and Development Office (RPDO-ARMM) staff marched during the kick-off parade of the 23rd National Family Week Celebration held last September 22, 2015 at the ARMM Compound, Cotabato City.
With the theme "Family Solidarity, Gender Equality and Children's Rights in Contemporary Families", Asec. Pombaen K. Kader, DSWD-ARMM Assistant Secretary, delivered the message in behalf of Regional Vice-Governor Al-Rashid Lucman, DSWD-ARMM concurrent Regional Secretary. She underscored that family is the foundation of the nation and through the celebration, regional agencies can intensify the importance of strengthening our family. "The family is indeed the basic unit of society. The stronger the family we have, the stronger society we will be," she added.
The family week celebration will run until September 28, 2015, Saturday.