To equip the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) students to thrive in a competitive world that demands proficiency beyond the basics, 5,878 participants attended the Youth Development Sessions (YDS) on Career Readiness which was facilitated by the Department of Social Welfare, and Development (DSWD) Field Office V in partnership with the Department of Education (DepEd) and Local Government Units (LGUs).
The YDS was specifically designed for high school students within the 4Ps Program in the 114 secondary school facilities in the whole region.
This session service for the youth is anchored on the 4Ps human development investment program that targets specifically adolescent development covering themselves to family, peers, and community.
Out of 5,878 participants, 1,141 are non-beneficiaries.
(Source: DSWD Press Release)