DILG wants to restore law against subversion | Philstar.com

Reference: Tupas, E. (2019, August 13). DILG wants to restore law against subversion. Philstar.com. Retrieved August 13, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/08/13/1942999/dilg-wants-restore-law-against-subversion DILG wants to restore law against subversion Emmanuel Tupas (The Philippine Star) – August 13, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — From 500 to 1,000 youths are indocrinated annually by communist rebels, and the government … Continue reading

Child warriors suicide factory | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Cardona, A. (2019, July 06). Child warriors suicide factory. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/06/child-warriors-suicide-factory/ Child warriors suicide factory By Aldrin Cardona – July 6, 2019 12:05 AM In all likelihood, Norman Lasuca could have started as a child warrior for the Abu Sayyaf. It is hard to doubt … Continue reading

Assembly line for NPA rebels | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lozada, C. (2019, July 08). Assembly line for NPA rebels. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/08/assembly-line-for-npa-rebels/ Assembly line for NPA rebels By Chito Lozada – July 8, 2019 12:05 AM Indoctrinated Communist movement gets a continuous supply of fighters from so-called Salugpungan schools. CHICAGO — Child warriors are a reality … Continue reading

Youth take over vs climate change | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2019, June 26). Youth take over vs climate change. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 26, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/06/26/youth-take-over-vs-climate-change/ Youth take over vs climate change By Elmer N. Manuel – June 26, 2019 UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres Following the failure of the older generations to respond properly to … Continue reading

House invites students in bill drafting contest

Reference: Amilhamja, Celine. (2017, July 12). House invites students in bill drafting contest. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 13, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/913028/house-invites-students-in-bill-drafting-contest House invites students in bill drafting contest. By: Celine Amilhamja,INQUIRER.net trainee INQUIRER.net / 07:42 PM July 11, 2017 The House of Representatives has launched its bill drafting competition where college students are invited to compete … Continue reading

Another poll after a bruising one is too much | Inquirer News

ON TARGET Another poll after a bruising one is too much | Inquirer News By: Ramon Tulfo @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer 12:10 AM August 30th, 2016 Source: Tulfo, R. (2016, August 30). Another poll after a bruising one is too much. INQUIRER.net. Retrieved August 30, 2016 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/810911/another-poll-after-a-bruising-one-is-too-much SPEAKER Pantaleon “Bebot” Alvarez hit the nail … Continue reading

Election body stops printing of ballots | The Manila Times Online

Election body stops printing of ballots | The Manila Times Online BY JEFFERSON ANTIPORDA AND WILLIAM DEPASUPIL ON AUGUST 30, 2016 Source: Antiporda, J. & Depasupil, W. (2016, August 30). Election body stops printing of ballots. The Manila Times. Retrieved August 30, 2016 from http://www.manilatimes.net/election-body-stops-printing-of-ballots/282906/ THE Commission on Elections (Comelec) has temporarily suspended the printing … Continue reading

Proposed 2018 barangay, SK polls too close to midterm polls | Malaya Business Insight

Proposed 2018 barangay, SK polls too close to midterm polls | Malaya Business Insight August 23, 2016 Source: Naval, G. M. (2016, August 23). Proposed 2018 barangay, SK polls too close to midterm polls. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 23, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/proposed-2018-barangay-sk-polls-too-close-midterm-polls HAVING the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections moved to the last … Continue reading

DepEd’s IT, out-of-school youth hit hardest by unspent P43B budget | Malaya Business Insight

DepEd’s IT, out-of-school youth hit hardest by unspent P43B budget | Malaya Business Insight By PETER TABINGO August 10, 2016 Source: Tabingo, P. (2016, August 10). DepEd’s IT, out-of-school youth hit hardest by unspent P43B budget. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved August 10, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/deped%E2%80%99s-it-out-school-youth-hit-hardest-unspent-p43b-budget THE Department of Education failed to utilize P42.977 billion from … Continue reading

Curfew ordinances in QC, 2 other areas stopped | Malaya Business Insight

Curfew ordinances in QC, 2 other areas stopped | Malaya Business Insight By ASHZEL HACHERO July 27, 2016 Source: Hachero, A. (2016, July 27). Curfew ordinances in QC, 2 other areas stopped. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 27, 2016 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/curfew-ordinances-qc-2-other-areas-stopped THE Supreme Court yesterday issued a temporary restraining order stopping the implementation of the … Continue reading

DOLE’s DAP allocation benefited 30,552 unemployed youth, improved the lives of vulnerable workers | Official Gazette of the Republic of the Philippines

DOLE’s DAP allocation benefited 30,552 unemployed youth, improved the lives of vulnerable workers | Official Gazette of the Republic of the Philippines. Source: http://www.gov.ph/2014/07/17/doles-dap-allocation-benefited-30552-unemployed-youth-improved-the-lives-of-vulnerable-workers/ Published: July 17, 2014. From the Department of Labor and Employment The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has been granted additional funding amounting to P143.330 million between 2012 and 2013 … Continue reading

Solon blasts ‘SK for Roxas 2016 bid’

Bill frees WPP from Justice rein By Maricel Cruz | Jun. 24, 2014 at 12:01am Source: http://manilastandardtoday.com/2014/06/24/solon-blasts-sk-for-roxas-2016-bid-/ THE Liberal Party and its supposed standard-bearer, Interior and Local Government Secretary Mar Roxas, have purportedly manipulated a law postponing the youth council elections to mount early campaigning using some P6 billion in public funds, a youth congressman … Continue reading

1.5M jobless youth; What can be done? | Malaya Business Insight

1.5M jobless youth; What can be done? | Malaya Business Insight Source: http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/15m-jobless-youth-what-can-be-done June 18, 2014 THE Department of Labor will implement the JobStart Philippines program this month to find work for those aged 18 to 24 in light of depressing results by Labor Force Survey (LFS) of 1.456 million jobless youths as of April … Continue reading

Lawmaker urges youth to do share in progress

Lawmaker urges youth to do share in progress (The Philippine Star) | Updated April 20, 2014 – 12:00am Source: http://www.philstar.com/nation/2014/04/20/1313855/lawmaker-urges-youth-do-share-progress MANILA, Philippines – Abakada party-list Rep. Jonathan de la Cruz has called on fresh college graduates to do their share in achieving true and lasting progress, which he said is the greatest challenge currently being … Continue reading

‘JV’ Ejercito inks MoA with JCI giving recognition to outstanding students | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

‘JV’ Ejercito inks MoA with JCI giving recognition to outstanding students | The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. 01/18/2012 San Juan Rep. Joseph Victor “JV” Ejercito signed Monday a memorandum of agreement with officers of the Junior Chamber International (JCI) Philippines for the 2012 Youth Leadership Excellence Awards or YLEA, an award-giving body … Continue reading

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