MANILA, Philippines — The Taguig government organized this year’s Youthcon from Aug. 24 to Aug. 29 online to promote social distancing amid the coronavirus disease pandemic.
“Over the pandemic, we’ve pushed ourselves to explore possibilities in the new normal scenario. This annual convention going to the virtual world is us pushing the envelope once more, for the welfare of a sector that has always been dear to Taguig,” City Mayor Lino Cayetano said in a statement on Sunday.
Youthcon in 2019 was attended by some 1,500 Taguig residents aged 15 to 30 years old.
This year, Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) Federation chair Bong Maximo said the digital convention, with the theme of Youth …
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