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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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

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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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]