Ship for SouthEast Asian Youth Program Application is Now Open!

March 26, 2014 – The National Youth Commission announced Wednesday the opening of applications to the 41st Ship for Southeast Asian and Japan Youth Program or SSEAJYP. SSEAJYP is an annual cultural exchange program that started in 1974 as a joint statement between ASEAN member States and Japan.  Participated by young people from these countries, the program’s objective is to promote friendship and mutual understanding … Continue reading Ship for SouthEast Asian Youth Program Application is Now Open!

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NYC extends NYP10 application deadline

The National Youth Commission announces the extension of the application period for the 10th Parliament of Youth Leaders from March 21 toMarch 31, 2014. Although there has been an influx of applications already this week, the National Organizing Committee decided to move the deadline in order to accommodate some more applications.     “We have been swamped with requests to extend the deadline. Majority of … Continue reading NYC extends NYP10 application deadline

VOICEWORX! Basic Voice Acting Workshop

Make your Summer 2014 Fun and Worthwhile, be a part of VoiceWorx 28! Many lives have already changed and many dreams have been realized through the country’s most comprehensive voice acting workshop—VoiceWorx! As another year starts in January, another run of VoiceWorx begins and now, CreatiVoices Productions is already accepting enrollees for this new batch. Interested individuals may now reserve their slots through paying the … Continue reading VOICEWORX! Basic Voice Acting Workshop

Alagwa: Family and Society in a Source Country

Human trafficking is a cruel reality in the Philippines: according to the United States Department of State, the Southeast Asian country is counted as a source country for men, women and children to be shipped as goods for other countries. This sad fact is highlighted by the 2012 film Alagwa. According to director and writer Ian Lorenos, he intended to create an emotional father-and-son story. … Continue reading Alagwa: Family and Society in a Source Country

VOTY joins MTV EXIT and USAID in fight against human trafficking and exploitation

Voice of the Youth Network (VOTY) recently joined MTV End Exploitation and Trafficking (MTV EXIT) in its fight against human trafficking and exploitation. VOTY showed its support through participating in one of its events, the screening of the film entitled “Alagwa” at the Cinema 1 of SM Mall of Asia, March 2. This movie screening was made possible by USAID Philippines, one of the partners … Continue reading VOTY joins MTV EXIT and USAID in fight against human trafficking and exploitation

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13th Metrobank Math Challenge Conducts 1st Digital National Finals

Written by: Aiyana Cruz With the theme ‘Launching Dreams Toward Nation Building’, the 13th Metrobank Math Challenge (MMC), an annual math competition for grade six and fourth year high school students, goes digital on March 8, 2014 at the Metrobank Plaza Auditorium. For the first-time ever, MMC used tablet computers to conduct the national finals participated by 51 students who bested 521, 324 in the … Continue reading 13th Metrobank Math Challenge Conducts 1st Digital National Finals

VOTY Radio Awarded in 8th Hildegarde Awards

Voice of the Youth Radio received an award in the 8th Hildegarde Awards for Women in Media Communication last March 8 at St. Scholastica College-Manila Campus. VOTY Radio is a program headed by its founder Pocholo “The Voice Master” Gonzales and goes on air at DZIQ 990 A.M. Radyo Inquirer every Saturday, 3 to 4:30 p.m. It is dedicated to represent the younger generation’s heart … Continue reading VOTY Radio Awarded in 8th Hildegarde Awards