Pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 1870, s. 1979 as amended by Presidential Proclamation No. 361 , s,. 2000 and Administrative Order (AO) No. 35, s. 2002 the National Council on Disability Affairs (NCDA) led the observance of the 43rd National Disability Prevention and Rehabilitation (NDPR) Week last July 17- 23, 2021.
With the theme “Kalusugan at Kaunlaran ng Pilipinong May Kapansanan, Isulong sa Gitna ng Pandemya’’, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau Regional Office No. III participated in the event focused on the health and economic empowerment of persons with disabilities during this time of COVID-19 pandemic.