(PAGASA 24-HOUR PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST as of Wednesday, 06 December 2023) Easterlies affecting the eastern section of the country. Northeast Monsoon affecting Extreme Northern Luzon. Butuan City, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Dinagat Islands, Surigao del Norte and Surigao del Sur will experience cloudy skies with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to Easterlies. Possible flash floods or landslides due to moderate to at times heavy rains. Light to Moderate winds coming from East to Northeast will prevail with slight to moderate seas (0.6 to 2.1 meters).

Wednesday, March 2, 2022

AgNor NWM celebration highlights recognition, services for women

BUTUAN CITY -- The province of Agusan del Norte, through the Provincial Social Welfare and Development (PSWDO) has lined up different activities for this year’s National Women’s Month Celebration (NWMC).

During the kick-off ceremony on M

arch 8, in time with the celebration of the International Women’s Day, a “Serbisyo kay Juana” will be held at the Provincial Capitol Lobby. Free health services such as pneumococcal vaccination and pap smear will be made available to some 100 women in the province in partnership with the Provincial Health Office. A Ladies Bowling competition will also be held for the provincial employees.

One of the highlights of the month-long celebration is the conduct of the #PagpupugayParaKayJuana (Women of the Year) Awards. The nomination is exclusively for the women employees of the province to recognize female employees for their exemplary service. 

Employees of the province are also invited to join the Mobile Photography #JUANANAIIBAKA contest. Registration of participants will be on March 8 at the PSWD Office. The voting of entries will run from March 14 to 18 and will be judged through a given set of criteria which will be posted at the Agusan Up Facebook Page.

To express full support to the NWMC, Governor Dale Corvera encourages all employees of the province to wear something purple/shades of purple every Monday for the whole month of March.

Awarding ceremonies will be held on March 29 in time with the culmination. (NCLM/PIA-Agusan del Norte)