International day of Families 2016: “Families, healthy lives and sustainable future”

NATIONAL YOUTH COMMISSION – Families and Guest speakers gathered together last May 15, 2016 at the SM North EDSA Skydome for the celebration of the International Day of Families 2016 with the theme: “Families, healthy lives and sustainable future”. The International Day of Families is observed on The 15th of May every year. In line with this, National Youth Commission’s Commissioner Earl Saavedra stated in his … Continue reading International day of Families 2016: “Families, healthy lives and sustainable future”

NYC, NDRMMC Sign Agreement Boosting Youth’s Participation in Disaster Risk Reduction

Dingdong Dantes, commissioner-at-large of the National Youth Commission (NYC) and Alexander Pama, executive director of the National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (NDRRMC) signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) that aims to boost youth’s participation  in disaster risk reduction. The MOA signing event, which was witnessed by NYC Asec. Jose Rafael Cruz and Civil Defense Executive Officer Liza Cañada, took place last August 17 at the … Continue reading NYC, NDRMMC Sign Agreement Boosting Youth’s Participation in Disaster Risk Reduction

Philippine Youth Index: Measuring and Reinventing Youth Development

  The National Youth Commission (NYC) Press Conference has embarked a new journey for youth development by creating the Philippine Youth Development Index (PYDI) during the media presentation at the Department of Education (DepEd) Central office which took place in 27th day of January with its theme “Measuring and Reinventing Youth Development: NYC heralds the creation of Philippine Youth Index.” PYDI aimed to measure youth … Continue reading Philippine Youth Index: Measuring and Reinventing Youth Development