- Conferring on Ramon Cabanos Barba, Ph.D., the Rank and Title of National Scientist
- Proclamation No. 783
June 6, 2014
PROCLAMATION NO. 783
CONFERRING ON RAMON CABANOS BARBA, Ph.D., THE RANK AND TITLE OF NATIONAL SCIENTIST
WHEREAS, Section 10, Article XIV of the Constitution also provides that science and technology are essential for national development and that the State shall give priority to research, development, invention, innovation and their utilization;
WHEREAS, the rank and title of National Scientist was created under
WHEREAS, achievements by Filipinos in science and technology that have contributed to the progress of the country and humanity deserve the recognition and acknowledgment of our Government in pursuit of its policy of furthering national development through enhanced scientific and technological research and development; and
WHEREAS, the work of Ramon Cabanos Barba, Ph.D., in the field of Horticulture is reflective of this pre-eminence and of the national genius that contributes to science and technology and to the progress of the Philippines and the world. ADCTac
NOW THEREFORE, I, BENIGNO S. AQUINO III, President of the Philippines, by virtue of the powers vested in me by the Constitution and existing laws, and upon the recommendation of the Secretary of Science and Technology and the National Academy of Science and Technology pursuant to
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the seal of the Republic of the Philippines to be affixed.
DONE in the City of Manila, this 6th day of June, in the year of Our Lord, Two Thousand and Fourteen.