2nd ASEAN-China Youth Summer Camp

With the help of educational centers in China, ASEAN – China Center (ACC) will be hosting the 2nd ASEAN – China Youth Summer Camp on July 10-16, 2018 at Beijing & Chengdu, China and the National Youth Competition will be sending two (2) representatives. The Summer Camp will be catering to university students mainly from ASEAN Member States and China. Participants will have a god … Continue reading 2nd ASEAN-China Youth Summer Camp

NYC to Government Agencies: Finalize IRR for Youth Entrepreneurship Act of 2015

JUNE 01, 2018 – The National Youth Commission is urging all concerned government agencies – namely, Department of Education (DepED), Technical Education and Skills development Authority (TESDA), Commission on Higher Education (CHED), and Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) – to finalize the Implementing Rules and Regulation (IRR) for Republic Act 10679 or the Youth Entrepreneurship Act of 2015. In a resolution by NYC Commissioner-at-Large … Continue reading NYC to Government Agencies: Finalize IRR for Youth Entrepreneurship Act of 2015

National Youth Commission Signs MOU with Project Red Ribbon for National Youth HIV and AIDS Prevention Program

MAY 30, 2018 – The National Youth Commission (NYC) has just recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Project Red Ribbon, a well-known HIV and AIDS Foundation that specializes in HIV Awareness, HIV Screening, Treatment, and Care & Support in Response to HIV Epidemic especially among the youth. Through their National Youth HIV and AIDS Prevention Program, the National Youth Commission will be working … Continue reading National Youth Commission Signs MOU with Project Red Ribbon for National Youth HIV and AIDS Prevention Program

NYC urges incoming SK Officials to be Efficient Youth Leaders for the Country

MAY 9, 2015 – The National Youth Commission is encouraging the incoming SK officials to conform to the SK Reform Law, to actively lead their youth communities, and to directly become the partners of President Rodrigo Duterte in uplifting the nation. NYC OIC Chairman Ronald Cardema said that unlike past SK officials, incoming officials will not be doing substandard projects such as the traditional basketball … Continue reading NYC urges incoming SK Officials to be Efficient Youth Leaders for the Country

NYC leads BSKE 2018 Voters’ Education Forum

To support their directive to “to provide a venue for consultations and discussions about relevant youth issues that also include the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections”, the National Youth Commission leads the BSKE 2018 Voters’ Education Forum in different locations nationwide. NYC OIC Chairman ASec. Ronald Cardema said, “We [NYC] want to maximize opportunities to feel the pulse of the youth voters and to provide … Continue reading NYC leads BSKE 2018 Voters’ Education Forum

NYC ADVISES SK CANDIDATES TO CAMPAIGN FOR A KNOWLEDGEABLE CAUSE

MAY 5, 2018 – With the day of the SK elections drawing nearer and today marking the start of the campaign period, the National Youth Commission are reminding the candidates that they owe the voters information  about their platforms and what they would offer to improve the difficulties of the youth in local communities; and that they should be mindful of their interactions with the … Continue reading NYC ADVISES SK CANDIDATES TO CAMPAIGN FOR A KNOWLEDGEABLE CAUSE

NYC: Assemble Youth for Our Oceans and Come Together for Our Reefs

MAY 4, 2018 – The National Youth Commission is calling unto the public, most especially the youth, to plan ways to protect our reefs and oceans as part of the celebration for Month of the Ocean 2018, with the theme :”Together for Our Reefs”. May was declared the “Month of the Ocean”. This was stated in Proclamation No. 57 s. 1999, which also which also … Continue reading NYC: Assemble Youth for Our Oceans and Come Together for Our Reefs

THE PHILIPPINE YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PLAN AND THE FILIPINO YOUTH

MAY 4, 2018 – The National Youth Commission (NYC) would like to inform the Filipino youth more about the Philippine Youth Development Plan (PYDP) and its importance. According to the National Youth Commission, one of the hardest things to accomplish is to accurately relay the importance of the PYDP to the youth and the role that it will play in accomplishing the Association of Southeast … Continue reading THE PHILIPPINE YOUTH DEVELOPMENT PLAN AND THE FILIPINO YOUTH

NYC TO SK CANDIDATES: BE ACQUAINTED WITH NEW SK LAW

MAY 2, 2018 – As the day of the SK elections draws nearer, the National Youth Commission would like to urge the candidates to be more acquainted and familiar with the new SK Reform Act of 2015 and its provisions. The National Youth Commission would like the SK candidates to review the provisions of the SK Reform Act of 2015 or RA 1074 and to … Continue reading NYC TO SK CANDIDATES: BE ACQUAINTED WITH NEW SK LAW

NYC URGES YOUTH ORGANIZATIONS TO REGISTER IN YORP

APRIL 25, 2018 – “It is to the best interest of the youth organizations that they become registered and be accredited by the NYC. By being registered with YORP, the youth organizations will be provided with opportunities to get involved in mainstream youth development activities,” Asec. James Ventura, NYC Commissioner-at-Large. According to the Republic Act 8044, or the Youth in Nation Building Act of 1995, the … Continue reading NYC URGES YOUTH ORGANIZATIONS TO REGISTER IN YORP

NATIONAL YOUTH COMMISSION TELLS SK VOTERS TO EVALUATE THEIR CANDIDATES BEFORE VOTING

APRIL 25, 2018 – The National Youth Commission reminds the youth voters to check the background, know the track record and listen tot he campaign platforms of the candidates for the Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections. Asec. Ronald Cardema, OIC Chairman of the National Youth Commission, said that the National Youth Commission is looking forward to appointing leaders who are committed, dedicated, and passionate to serve … Continue reading NATIONAL YOUTH COMMISSION TELLS SK VOTERS TO EVALUATE THEIR CANDIDATES BEFORE VOTING

COMELEC EXTENDS DEADLINES FOR SK ELECTION

APRIL 20, 2018 – As of 6:37 PM, COMELEC Spokesperson James Jimenez stated in a post from his Twitter account: “In view of the National Youth Commission’s expressed concern that the number of candidacies filed, over the entire period of filing COCs, would fall short of the 338, 584 Sangguniang Kabataan positions to be voted on in #BSKE2018, and with similar concerns being raised with … Continue reading COMELEC EXTENDS DEADLINES FOR SK ELECTION