Youth involvement is primarily experiential, and largely depends on how they are affected by a given issue. Convincing the youth to join and commit to such causes has always been a challenge.
I was the bad boy and all that. It is the connection which social movements foster with the youth that would determine how invested they are in affecting change. Sixty percent of the budget will go to land acquisition and forty percent to support services.
Alas, the struggle for land continues, even as countless protests, court battles, and dialogues have made even the staunchest peasant leaders grow tired, weary—and literally, old.
In spite of valid reasons to picket, we see our numbers dwindle. I was playing in the best team in the world and had been welcomed by 70 people at the Camp Nou.
This is because, by policy, Landbank cannot receive amortization payments from landholdings with survey discrepancies, or in collectively titled landholdings, pending for subdivision.
The program was given a special fund of P50 billion.