NYC, youth groups urge Congress to prioritize FOI

The National Youth Commission [NYC] on Friday renewed its call to Congress to prioritize the passage of the Freedom of Information [FOI] Law. Together with youth advocates, the youth commission urged the House of Representatives leadership to ensure the passage of the measure in the last … [Read more...]

NYC to COMELEC: Prioritize Voters’ Registration for OSYs and PWDs

The National Youth Commission urged the Commission on Elections to prioritize the registration of voters from the ranks of the out of school youth and young persons with disabilities. In a resolution sponsored by Asec Jose Rafael Cruz, it stated that the OSYs and the young PWDs are often faced … [Read more...]

Third National Climate Conference Opens for Paper Submissions

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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 … [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...]