MMI partners with NYC for the Global Light of Peace 2017

By Richelle L. Medenilla Photo by Jesstin Argel and Shaira Gulifardo National Youth Commission (NYC) and Middle Way Meditation Institute (MMI) signed a Memorandum of Agreement for the Global Light of Peace 2017, last June 27 at NYC Central Office in Quezon City. Usec. Aiza Seguerra represented the NYC while Mr. Makorn Chaovanich represented Ven. Burin Thitakusalo of MMI. They agreed that NYC will co-organize … Continue reading MMI partners with NYC for the Global Light of Peace 2017

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”

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Third National Climate Conference Opens for Paper Submissions

The Third National Climate Conference is now open for submissions. Interested inviduals may start sending papers that follow the theme, “climate-related risks and disasters” in these topics: Climate trends and implications to DRR Increasing risk and exposure in landscapes, seascapes, and vulnerable sectors (IPs, minority, urban poor) Demography and migration Urban growth, building urban centers/ resiliency Community-based disaster response Available technologies and communication tools Early … Continue reading Third National Climate Conference Opens for Paper Submissions

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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