(Feb 20, 2002) Can’t make it to the EDSA celebration this year? Get there on time and with no hassles via cyberspace by logging on to www.gov.ph.
February 25, 2002 marks the 16th anniversary of the peaceful People Power revolt which ushered the return of the democratic system in the country. The government has prepared a full day of celebration which begins with a Flag Raising Ceremony at the People Power Monument will commence at 7:45 a.m. A rosary procession soon after this will start from the People Power Monument walking towards EDSA Shrine. The Eucharistic Celebration at EDSA Shrine will begin at 9:00 a.m.
The main program of the day begins at 4:30 p.m. at the People Power Monument. The afternoon features the launching of the “Rally to the Flag” Campaign, the Sectoral Dialogues Report, “Handog sa Bansang Pilipino” Pledge-signing, Freedom and Peace Awarding Ceremonies, and the keynote address to be delivered by Her Excellency President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. All these activities can be seen live via media streaming technology at www.gov.ph.