Presidential Communications Operations Office



  PIA Bldg, Visayas Ave, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
  Thursday, 24 October 2019 News Before 1 Feb 2012. Click for Latest
Web PIA  
 
home
 
about
 
fotos
 
info
 
links
 
ncrr01carr02r03calmimr05r06r07r08r09r10r11r12r13
 << October 2019 >> 
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31
Special News Editions:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Ilocano.Waray.Hiligaynon
Pangasinan.Other
PIA Specials:
NEW! Cabinet Officials
Jobs.Slides.Specials.Ads. Events.ASEAN.Multimedia
Visitors since 15 Feb 2011:
PIA News Archive:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Waray.Hiligaynon.Ilocano
Pangasinan.All
PIA Archive News Reader

PIA Press Release
2010/12/03

Feature: How can the Filipino youth help the country?

Iloilo City (3 December) -- How can the Filipino youth, once referred to as hope of the Fatherland, help the country?

President Benigno S. Aquino III said there are'12 Little Things Our Youth Can Do To Help Our Country" for them to help the country move forward and in effecting positive change in his speech during the 147th birth anniversary of Andres Bonifacio at the La Consolacion College in Mendiola, Manila.

Here are the "12 Little Things" that President Aquino urged the youth to strive to do:

  1. Be On Time, Honor Your Commitments.
  2. Fall in Line, Respect Others.
  3. Sing our national anthem with pride.
  4. Study well. Give your best in everything you do.
  5. Do not cheat or steal. Report any crime or illegal act.
  6. Conserve water, plant a tree and dispose your garbage properly.
  7. Do not smoke, avoid drugs and stay away from vices.
  8. Buy Pinoy. Do not buy fake or smuggled goods.
  9. Save, invest and learn business early.
  10. During elections, vote for and support the best candidate.
  11. Respect our elders, practice mano po.
  12. Pray for our country and our people.

A Malacanang report further said that President Aquino also enjoined the youth not just to pray hard but to do their share in nation building and in being part of the positive change by being active participants in discourses.

"A lot more positive changes have been happening. Let us be part in bringing about such change," the President said. (PIA) [top]

|«  prev  next  »|
DAILY NEWS LIST:
»Sta Ana fishermen save trapped dolphins anew
»Feature: DOLE sets month-long celebration of 77th anniversary
»Davao City's Sta Ana police station tops child-friendly station tilt
»Creativity, a bright spot for Davao software developers
»Stakeholders likely to accept copper-gold mining sub-project
»Grand musical fountain in lieu of fireworks installed
»Pizza Hut, Taco Bell boost UN WFP assistance for school children in conflict-affected Mindanao
»Soldiers join peace caravan
»UIC grand alumni homecoming on December 8
»KALAHI-CIDSS training for Region-XI held
|«  prev  next  »|

Philippine Official Gazette | Office of the President | Presidential Communications Operations Office
For comments and feedback, please email PIA Newsdesk
Copyright © 2005 Philippine Information Agency
PIA Building, Visayas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City 1101 Philippines