Statement of President Ferdinand Marcos on disposition of his worldly goods through the Marcos Foundation

DECEMBER 31, 1969 DRAFT I have today given away by general instrument of transfer all my worldly possessions to the Filipino people through a foundation to be organized known as the Marcos Foundation. Moved by the strongest desire and the purest will to set the example of self-denial and self-sacrifice for all our people, I…

Presidential Decree No. 997

Presidential Decree No. 997 or PD 997 is a law that confers civil service eligibilities on scientific and technological specialists on the bases of their qualifications and the requirements of public service. It was created in 1976 by then-President Ferdinand E. Marcos to promote scientific research and invention towards the advancement of science in the…