Philippines

Philippines

Youth Network

SDSN Youth Philippines is an independent non-profit organisation in the Philippines that works on key issues in the Private Sector and Government, such as Family Planning and Reproductive Health, Human Rights, Anti-Poverty and Sustainable Communities.

Philippines

About the network

  • Host Institution

    SDSN Youth Philippines

    ,

    Quezon City

  • Countries within this network

    Philippines

Our Impact

Meet our local team

Xavier Peredo

Xavier Peredo

Network Coordinator

(

Philippines

)

philippines@sdsnyouth.org

Our Activities

#Goals: Marching On - Women’s Month amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic

In partnership with UNFPA Philippines, the network hosted a webinar on International Women's Day. They were able to discuss women-led solutions to women’s issues as posed by the COVID-19 pandemic (child, early and forced marriage; maternal health; teenage pregnancy)

YouthTRAIN: Youth Transformation and Innovation for Nation-Building Program

SDSN Youth Philippines conducted several the 4-weeks leaders and the SDSN Youth Philippines Staff about transformational leadership in the time of the pandemic.

Continuation of SK Ako! Program

SDSN Youth Philippines plans to continue the online training program for all Sangguniang Kabataan officials that will better equip them in responding to the Covid-19 pandemic Expand registration applications nationwide

Development of SRHR Mobile Application

Through the support of the Women’s Global Network for Reproductive Rights and funding from OXFAM and the Canadian Government, SDSN Youth Philippines is conducting a market study and research to develop a SRHR-themed mobile application based on the study that will be conducted.

SK Ako! Program

In March, SDSN Youth Philippines launched the SJ Ako! The program, an online training program for all Sangguniang Kabataan officials that will better equip them in responding to the Covid-19 pandemic. Through the program, the officials are being educated about the issues and discourse about pandemics and disasters

Community engagement through the webinar Series

SDSN Youth Philippines plans to host more webinars with UNFPA Philippines and GAIA Asia Pacific. This will be a platform to address the impacts of COVID-19 on various SDG-related issues in the Philippines as well as share youth solutions to these issues in light of the pandemic Successful webinars with strong viewership and positive reviews from viewers

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