Youth

ADB approves new $400 million loan to support youth employment in PH

The Asian Development Bank on Tuesday said it has approved a $400 million (P20.1 billion) loan to help expand the employment and skills program of the Filipino youth.

SONA 2021: Protesta sa gitna ng pandemya, kasado na

Sa patuloy na pagharap ng bansa coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, ipinaliwanag ng mg grupo sa iba’t ibang sektor kung bakit magkakasa pa rin ng kilos protesta uling State of the Nation Address (SONA) ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte. 

'Boto ng kabataan mahalaga sa magiging resulta ng halalan'

Nanawagan ang Commission on Elections, Department of Education, at grupo ng mga student leader sa mga kabataan na magparehistro na bilang first-time voters para sa halalan 2022.

Podcasts burst onto China youth scene

A lesbian coming to terms with her sexuality, a village covering up abuses and a dissection of the three-child policy -- an explosion of Chinese podcasts are wrestling with social issues considered taboo under the country's strict media controls.

DepEd: Youth vote has 'potential power' to influence elections

When asked if there will be a debate for presidential, vice presidential, and senatorial candidates for the 2022 elections despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the Comelec also answered in the affirmative.
 

Duterte makes curbing teen pregnancies a national priority

President Rodrigo Duterte has made teen pregnancies a national priority, based on a document that Malacañang released on Tuesday, as the Philippines continued to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic. 

China's disenchanted youth 'lie flat' to cope with modern life

Ground down by the sapping realities of modern city life, China's youth are "lying flat", the latest buzzword for those tapping out of a culture of endless work with little reward.

DLSU student recognized for leading youth empowerment organization

A 19-year-old development studies student from the De La Salle University-Manila was recently recognized by the foundation of late American musician Nile Rodgers for leading a youth advocacy program.

Two activists arrested in series of raids in Bicol

Authorities arrested 2 activists following simultaneous raids in different parts of the Bicol region on Sunday.

Myanmar youth fight internet outages with underground newsletter

Myanmar youth are fighting the junta's internet shutdown and information suppression with an explosive underground printed newsletter they are secretly distributing across communities.