SEC. LOPEZ AT AGHAMBAYAN
Secretary Ramon M. Lopez together with Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Secretary Fortunato Dela Peña and UP President Danilo Concepcion joined the ribbon cutting and opened the the AGHAMBAYAN: DOST-UP Science, Technology, and Innovation Festival.
AGHAMBAYAN highlights the scientific projects and accomplishments of the University of the Philippines (UP) supported by the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). This festival aims to showcase the efforts and contributions of the scientific community to the nation. The festival will focus on the often-overlooked close relationship between people in everyday life and the science community. It hopes to raise public awareness of the importance of science and its essential role in improving the quality of life of ordinary Filipinos.♦