Dingdong Dantes, the commissioner of the National Youth
Commission (NYC) signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with
the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council
The MOA’s intention is to formalize the participation of the
youth in disaster risk reduction management.
The Youth will participate in activities connected with
disaster risk reduction in preparation and response of the
youth in actual times of disaster and calamities.
According to National Disaster Risk Reduction Management
Council (NDRRMC) executive director Alexander Pama, the
Youth’s active participation in social media will be a
great help in disseminating important information in
times of disaster or calamities.
NDRRMC Executive Director Alexander Pama said that it is
his wish to see more members of the youth sector join
hands with the NDRRMC.
Commissioner Dingdong Dantes said the National Youth Commission
needs further reinforcement and grateful that the NDRRMC
recognizes the youths importance.