DepEd Advisory No. 248 s. 2008
12th Philippine Book Development MonthThe National Book Development Board (NBDB) will celebrate in November the 12th Philippine Book Development Month. This is in line with Presidential Proclamation No. 1400 re-setting the celebration of the Philippine Book Development Month from June to November 2008 with the theme “Read Pinoy”.
This annual celebration focuses on the important contributions of books in the economic and social growth of the country. The NBDB has lined up several activities for this celebrations such as seminars, story telling contest, book fair, book drive, including extensive information dissemination campaign on TV, radio and newspapers.
To ensure the success of this event, all government agencies are encouraged to actively participate in the celebration.
For more inquires, pleases contact the NBDB Secretariat at tel. nos. 920-9853; 926-3677 and 929-3887.