[Event] Heroes Hub Youth Empowerment Summit -Dakila

CALLING ALL YOUNG HEROES! APPLICATION IS NOW OPEN. Heroes Hub Youth Empowerment Summit December 1, 2018, Saturday Submit your application on or before November 21, 2018, Wednesday, using this link: http://bit.ly/2018HeroesHubYouthSummit Your hero’s journey starts here. https://www.facebook.com/dakila.philippines/ Submit your contribution online through HRonlinePH@gmail.com Include your full name, e-mail address and contact number. All submissions are…

[Statement] Stop the electioneering and use of political propaganda in the 12th National Youth Parliament -Y4HRD

Stop the electioneering and use of political propaganda in the 12th National Youth Parliament The Youth for Human Rights and Democracy seeks accountability from the National Youth Commission (NYC) and its organizing committees for allowing electioneering and use of political propaganda in the 12th National Youth Parliament (NYP). According to reports from delegates, certain politicians…

[Statement] DUTERTE: Kaaway ng Manggagawa’t Kabataang Pilipino -SPARK

DUTERTE: Kaaway ng Manggagawa’t Kabataang Pilipino Bubuhos ang libo-libong masa sa lansangan, isisigaw ang mga panawagang naghahangad ng pagbabago. Kasabay ng mga talumpati ng mga lider ng iba’t ibang grupo maririnig ang ingay ng mga sasakyang bumubusina. Ang mga kalsada na kadalasang larawan ng trapik ay magmimistulang naglalagablab na damdaming palaban ng masang patuloy na…

[People] Behind the Drug Culture is Child Neglect by Fr. Shay Cullen

Behind the Drug Culture is Child Neglect Fr. Shay Cullen A society without respect and openness to accept and listen to children and youth is like a land without water- everything dies. Parents, relatives and enlightened community leaders are increasingly alarmed and shocked with the spread and common availability of personality and mind-altering dangerous drugs.…

[Press Release] Student-Leaders challenge Aquino, Duterte to address ‘neglected’ IP issues in country -SPARK

YOUTH GROUPS: HYPE WON’T SOLVE BADJAO GIRL’S PROBLEMS Student-Leaders challenge Aquino, Duterte to address ‘neglected’ IP issues in country Youth groups expressed concern over the growing hype surrounding rising internet sensations from marginalized sectors in society, particularly Rita Gabiola, popularly known as ‘BadjaoGirl.’ Viral photos of Gabiola, taken while she was begging for alms in…

[Press Release] #PilipinasDelayed: Youth sector decries absence of youth agenda in electoral debate -SPARK

  #PilipinasDelayed: Youth sector decries absence of youth agenda in electoral debate “The fiasco we have seen transpired in national television is the reason why more and more members of the youth are becoming disillusioned with Philippine politics,” said one youth leader concerning the three-hour long COMELEC-organized debate which aired Sunday on TV5. SPARK –…

[Press Release] Progressive Youth Groups Slam CHED for Pro-Business, Anti-Student Policies -SPARK

Progressive Youth Groups Slam CHED for Pro-Business, Anti-Student Policies Memos issued within the year condemned for raising tertiary education costs A week before the anticipated week-long suspension of classes due to the APEC Summit, students from different universities in Metro Manila stormed the Commission on Higher Education (CHED) head office to protest against policies and…

[Featured site] Y4R-Youth for Rights facebook page

Vote for this site for the 5th HR Pinduteros’ Choice Awards… The understanding and grasp of young people about the meaning of human rights and its principles is relatively low. This is mainly due to the lack of programs regarding human rights education. Because of this many of our nation’s youth grow up with a…

[Campaign] Take the #ItsNeverHardToBeGreen challenge!

Express your concern to the environment by recording a video of your talent and dedicate it to the cause. Then challenge three (3) of your friends to do the same. Upload your video to your facebook account together with the sentences below. “I am sharing my talent to inform and inspire people to act for…

[Campaign] #ItsNeverHardToBeGREEN: Protect our environment and the right to safe sound and balance ecology!

It’s never hard to be green Protect our environment and the right to safe sound and balance ecology! “More than 2 million annual deaths and billions of cases of diseases are attributed to pollution. All over the world, people experience the negative effects of environmental degradation ecosystems decline, including water shortage, fisheries depletion, natural disasters…

[Announcement] Call for application: ASEAN Youth Forum 2015

ASEAN Youth Forum 2015 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 21-22 April 2015 Apply until April 5, 2015 Results of Chosen Participants:  April 7, 2015 Apply now: AYF Form For inquiries: Contact Tom at aseanyouthregional@gmail.com Passionate? Forward Looking? WE ARE INDEED MOVING FORWARD! We are opening the door for passionate, committed, forward-looking and hardworking Southeast Asians (Brunei Darussalam,…