Youth

US donates P16 million worth of laptops to aid Alternative Learning System

The United States Agency for International Development said Monday it gave P16 million worth of laptop computers to the Philippines’ Department of Education, which would be used by teachers in the Alternative Learning System.

Student leader tinangka umanong kunin ng mga pulis sa Manila protest

Sa gitna ng tensiyon sa protesta ng mga kabataan sa Mendiola, Maynila noong Sabado, isiniwalat ng mga raliyista na tinangka rin umanong tangayin ng mga pulis ang isang student leader.

Filipino student recognized by US-based organization for leading literacy program

A 20-year-old nursing student from the University of Santo Tomas was recently recognized by US-based organization Youth Service America's Everyday Young Heroes for his literacy program.

SWS: 6 in 10 Pinoys believe teen pregnancy is women's most important problem

About 6 in 10 Filipinos believe that pregnancy is the ost important problem of women, according to a Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey released on Wednesday. 
 

Myanmar gunshot victim fights for life amid online hunt for shooter

YANGON - As a young female anti-coup protester fights for her life after being shot in Myanmar's capital this week, a potentially dangerous hunt to find the shooter has been launched on social media.
 

'Worse than my ex': Myanmar's very online youth take on the junta

MANILA - The Philippines will beef up its naval presence in the South China Sea to protect its fishermen, its new military chief said on Tuesday, as concerns grow about the operations of China's coastguard in disputed waters.

Google unveils poetry, videos for 'Cyberpeace' campaign

Google Philippines unveiled a collection of poetry and videos on the Google PH YouTube channel on Tuesday to promote "Cyberpeace", a campaign for safe and responsible online practices.
 

Doctors warn of long-lasting COVID aftereffects among youths

Doctors have warned that many coronavirus patients, especially younger ones, are suffering aftereffects for a long time despite subsequently testing negative for the virus and are calling on the government to take countermeasures.

'Parang awa niyo na:' Comelec commissioner pleads with qualified voters to register

A poll commissioner has urged Filipinos to register as voters for the 2022 elections because the body will not extend its registration deadline come September 30. 

Pagbasura ng SC sa petisyong ipawalang bisa ang proklamasyon ng Duterte Youth, kinondena

MAYNILA - Kinondena ng iba’t ibang grupo ng kabataan ang pagbasura ng Korte Suprema sa petisyong ipawalang bisa ang proklamasyon ng Duterte Youth sa Kongreso.