Youth

54% ng mga bata nangangamba, malungkot sa kabila ng pandemya, ayon sa child welfare office

Bukod sa physical health, may epekto rin ang pandemya sa mental at psychosocial health ng mga bata, ayon sa Council for the Welfare of Children. 

Hirit na maipawalang bisa ang proklamasyon ng Duterte Youth inihain sa Korte Suprema

Pormal nang dumulog sa Korte Suprema ang grupo ng mga kabataan para ihirit na maideklarang ilegal at labag sa Konstitusyon ang pagproklama ng Commission on Elections (Comelec) sa kontrobersiyal na Duterte Youth party-list sa Kongreso.

Liza Soberano unfazed by military official's statement, 'will continue right to free speech'

Actress Liza Soberano will continue to express her views despite being threatened by a top military official because of her advocacy for women's rights, her camp said Friday.

Parlade: Why should I apologize? Liza camp thanked me for info on Gabriela

The military official who warned Liza Soberano of alleged communist ties of Gabriela Youth on Friday refused to apologize to the actress as he claimed that her camp even thanked him for the information.

Military official under fire for 'red-baiting' Liza Soberano

Massive pushback against a top Philippine military official who is accused of red-baiting and issuing a veiled threat to one of the country's top celebrities.
 

Parlade says not intimidating personalities, welcomes those fighting for women's rights

The military official who warned actress Liza Soberano and Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray about their ties with a women's rights group said Thursday that his statement was not a form of intimidation and described the celebrities’ advocacies for women's rights as valid.
 

Robredo office, US, PBed launch program to offer free skills training to out-of-school youth

Some 1,000 unemployed and out-of-school Filipino youths would be given free skills and employability training through a joint initiative by the Office of the Vice President, United States Agency for International Development and Philippine Business for Education.

Military official warns Liza Soberano, Catriona Gray on ties with women's rights group

MANILA - An official of the government's National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) on Wednesday warned actress Liza Soberano on her ties with Gabriela Youth after she participated in a women’s rights online talk.

'Witch hunt': Kabataan hits Duterte Youth's call for probe into NPA 'recruitment' in schools

Kabataan party-list Rep. Sarah Jane Elago on Friday slammed a resolution filed by the Duterte Youth party-list seeking to investigate the alleged recruitment of the New People's Army (NPA) in campuses.
 

11 million girls won't return to school after COVID: UNESCO

KINSHASA, DR Congo - Eleven million girls face being unable to return to school even after coronavirus restrictions are lifted around the world, UNESCO head Audrey Azoulay said Thursday during a visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo.