ATTENTION: Invitation to NAPC-YS 3rd National Sectoral Assembly
The National Anti-Poverty Commission–Youth and Students Sector (NAPC-YS) will have its 3rd National Sectoral Assembly. The applications for youth and student organizations is NOW OPEN!!!!!!!!!!!
Psst, member ka ba ng student or youth org? Baka interesado kayo todits… Ano ba yang NAPC-YS? Ano ba ang 3rd National Sectoral Assembly? Bilisan bago mag-March 31! Teka, para saan ba ito? Uy!Waw… pano ba sumali? At sino nga ba yung Chairperson ng Preparatory Committee??? (READ MORE TO FIND OUT!)
10 January 2008
Dear Fellow Youth Leader,
Greetings of peace and solidarity!
The National Anti-Poverty Commission –Youth and Students Sector (NAPC-YS) is pleased to inform you that the application for the 3rd National Sectoral Assembly is now open to all youth and student organizations.
NAPC-YS is one of the 14 basic sector bodies created under Republic Act 8425 or the Social Reform and Poverty Alleviation Act. It has been at the fore of basic sector engagement with national government agencies to advance the agenda of the marginalized youth.
The National Sectoral Assembly (NSA) is the highest decision-making body of NAPC-YS. Pursuant to R.A. 8425, a new Assembly is to be convened every three (3) years to review and approve the rules of engagement of the sector with the government; formulate the sector’s agenda for the next term; and elect the members of the Sectoral Council.
Youth and student organizations interested to apply as members of the 3rd NSA must have a 2-3 year track record. Membership in the 3rd NSA is open to organizations from different perspectives and persuasions. Likewise, it shall take into consideration regional and gender representation.
Interested organizations must submit on or before 31 March 2008
(a) an accomplished Application Form (available on the website); and
(b) a document certifying the organization’s official recognition (from the school, LGU, SEC, CDA or from other government agencies and NGOs which it partners with)
to the address below or to any of the NAPC-YS Sectoral Council Members:
National Anti-Poverty Commission –Youth and Students Sector
4th Flr. OSEC Bldg., Department of Agriculture
Elliptical Road, Diliman, Quezon City
Tel. No.: (02) 928-8741 loc.2429-2430 and Telefax No.: (02) 920-3398
0920-717-2303 (Ms. Debbie Cabanag, OIC-SR);
0919-562-2515 (Mr. Rechie Tugawin, PrepComm Chair);
0926-840-0490 (Ms. Beth Agbon, for Mindanao);
0906-321-7983 (Ms. Liza Macalandag, for Visayas);
0920-217-7991 (Ms. Macris Cabreros, for NCR); and
0906-383-1317 (Mr. Nald Evaristo, for Luzon).
We are looking forward to your participation.
One with the youth and students,
Rechie J. Tugawin
Chairperson, Preparatory Committee
NAPC-YS 3rd National Sectoral Assembly
Rechie J. Tugawin