1st City of Naga Congress
In its commitment to mold future leaders among the youth, the City of Naga hosted its first youth congress last June 30, 2017. It was headed by the City of Naga mayor, Atty. Kristine Vanessa T. Chiong in partnership with Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. and Mega Cebu
With the theme “Engaging the Nagahanon youth in city development”, It was attended by several youth organizations such as Pag-asa Youth Association of the Philippines Inc. (PYAP), Parish Youth Coordinating Council (PYCC), I am City of Naga Scholar (ICONS) and youth leaders from different schools.
The invited speakers were Mr. Anthony Dacalos (Provincial Youth Commission, Planning and Operations Head), Mr. Krisland Pepito (PYAP-Cebu, President), Ms. Jeshamar C. Villasis (Program Officer for Food Security and Hungry of the Office of the Vice President) and Ms. Divine Canon and Dane Cabaña of Club Cebu. The speakers talked about several pressing issues the youth are facing and emphasized on the role of youth in city development and equipping them as future servant leaders.
The highlights of the event were the engaging activities and sharing of ideas among participants and their official yell. The program ended with a yell competition participated by youth organizations.