Ease of Doing Business Summit 2014

The National Competitiveness Council of the Philippines is planning to be more competitive this year by topping off last year’s 30-notch jump in the world rankings. In this year’s annual Ease of Doing Business Summit held at the Intercontinental Hotel last May 28, 2014 they have laid out their full force game plan in boosting our country’s competitiveness. The reforms made by the Task Force … Continue reading Ease of Doing Business Summit 2014

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Re-Imagined NYC, Re-Imagined Filipino Youth: Valedictory Message of Former NYC USec Leon Flores III

Here is the 3-Year Valedictory Message of Undersecretary Leon Flores III, Chairman and CEO, National Youth Commission, (March 16, 2011 – May 19, 201):   Let me just get one thing out of the way. And this one has quite bothered me for a long time already since the appointments came in. Hindi po totoo ang mga balitang ako na po ang napipisil na papalit … Continue reading Re-Imagined NYC, Re-Imagined Filipino Youth: Valedictory Message of Former NYC USec Leon Flores III

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Global Knowledge Philippines Hosts What the Hack?! IT Security Summit 2014

By: Joyce Goolsby Global Knowledge Philippines and its official business partner IBM (International Business Machines ) Corporation, together with Hp Philippines, Kaspersky Lab- South East Asia, FireMon, ComClark, Converge ICT Solutions, Inc., Fortis Technologies, Next Generation Technologies Global, Inc, Secure IT Solutions and other supportive sponsors successfully launched the biggest two-day IT event of the year entitled, What the Hack?!: IT Security Summit Security held … Continue reading Global Knowledge Philippines Hosts What the Hack?! IT Security Summit 2014

Less is more: Flash Fiction Writing Competition

Here’s the challenge: Six words. Nothing more. Nothing less. And you ought to tell “The Story of a Thing” at its magnificence. Penny Fiction features literary gods and goddesses whose passion for writing is at all devotions. With a theme of “The Object of our Desire”, participants are encouraged to submit works either via digital or print media to be featured No monetary prizes – just the privilege … Continue reading Less is more: Flash Fiction Writing Competition

WNYLE to organize International Workshop on Youth Leadership and Entrepreneurship

Youth innovating leadership philosophy while acing the business world: Why not? World Network of Young Leaders and Entrepreneurs (WNYLE), a pioneer organization in developing the ‘learning by feeling’ approach in cultivating fresh minds, launches the International Workshop on Youth Leadership and Entrepreneurship to be held on 12-15 September 2014 at Kiljavanrante Centre, Finland. Open to all eligible 18-23 year-old youths internationally, 50 exemplary individuals will be selected to participate with the … Continue reading WNYLE to organize International Workshop on Youth Leadership and Entrepreneurship

Art Revolution at Makiisa Makisining 2014

Crafting the heart of artistic majesty through cultural workshops, Makiisa Makisining 2014: Palihan sa Sining ng mga Kabataan ng Timog Katagalugan encourages Southern Tagalog youths with special potential in the field of visual arts and literary. Artists’ Arrest in cooperation with Southern Tagalog Exposure (STeX), UPLB Zoomout, and Philippine High School for the Arts joined altogether to provide the young generation with a concrete learning experience and … Continue reading Art Revolution at Makiisa Makisining 2014

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Volunteerism Advocacy Development and Human Empowerment, the Highlights of VOTY Radio Episode 26

Different organizations and individuals presented their Volunteerism Advocacy Development and Human Empowerment Programs on air during the 26th episode of the  Voice of the Youth Radio, February 8, 2014. Representative of the  non-profit organization of YPAM or Youth for Peace Advocacy Movement Ralph Frondoza talked about their goal to be an umbrella organization to other youth organizations that peace in one of its core missions. … Continue reading Volunteerism Advocacy Development and Human Empowerment, the Highlights of VOTY Radio Episode 26

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SOFTCON.PH launched in Philippines

Voice of the Youth Radio witnessed the Philippine Software Industry Association (PSIA) SOFTCON, the first ever conference about software in the country, last October 10 at the Dusit Thani Hotel, Makati. Software technology as one of the solutions to the increasing unemployment rate of youth in the country was one of the things discussed during the event. According to Mr. Mario Montejo, Department of Science … Continue reading SOFTCON.PH launched in Philippines

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Apo Laki and Philippines Beauty Kings 2014 on VOTY Radio

The VOTY Radio program Episode 27 highlighted how Apo Laki and ‘Beauty Kings’ played significant roles in empowerming the Filipino youth. The Apo Laki of the Infant Jesus Montessori Center Youth for Environment in School Organization (IJMC YES-O), comprised of High school students, were the first guests to go on air. The group crafted original songs with themes that promotes environmental awareness and responsibility. These songs performed locally and … Continue reading Apo Laki and Philippines Beauty Kings 2014 on VOTY Radio

Kabataan Night Crowns GYSD PH Celebration

By: Charlene Ara Gonzales A variety of volunteers with different advocacies gathers in Mabuhay Restop on May 4 to witness the Voice of the Youth Network’s (VOTY) “Kabataan Night 4”, the culminating activity of VOTY in the celebration of Global Youth Service Day Philippines 2014.   Kabataan Night 4 features the very first VOTY Awards Night, wherein the network recognizes all the participating events and … Continue reading Kabataan Night Crowns GYSD PH Celebration