Youth

8 minors rescued from sex trade in Cebu

Eight youths were rescued by the police Regional Anti Human Trafficking Task Force-7 (RAHTTF7) in Cebu City on Monday night, authorities said.

Teen hacked on leg by security guard

A teenager was hacked on the leg by a security guard in Kidapawan City on Tuesday afternoon, police said.

New UNICEF representative arrives in Philippines

Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario on Monday welcomed Lotta Sylwander as the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) representative to the Philippines.

Premarital sex highest in Metro Manila, Central Luzon

A study released by the Commission on Population (Popcom) revealed that Metro Manila and Central Luzon have the most number of youth who have engaged in premarital sex.
 

DepEd launches program for out-of-school youths

ilunsad na ng DepEd at iba pang ahensya ng gobyerno ang "Abot-Alam Program." Ito'y para mahikayat na makapagtapos ng pag-aaral at makatayo sa sariling paa ang may 3 milyong out-of-school youth sa bansa.

Why lawmaker blames technology for premarital sex

Technology may contribute to the growing number of young men and women engaged in premarital sex, according to a lawmaker.

Once-troubled Pinoy backs 'My Brother's Keeper' initiative

BARTLETT, Illinois – Cimel Ferreras, 34, was an honor student during his younger days had a promising future.

Obama: plight of US minority youths an 'outrage'

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama branded the plight of minority youths in America an "outrage" Thursday as he launched a program to improve the lives of boys in deprived and dangerous inner cities.