Children and Youth

Under Executive Order No. 53, the Committee for the Special Protection of Children is co-chaired by the Department of Social Welfare and Development which aims to protect all children in the Philippines from all forms of violence, abuse, exploitation and discrimination.

 

Children and Youth

As the attached agencies of DSWD, the National Youth Commission (NYC) and Council for Welfare of Children (CWC) perform the function of formulating policies, and monitoring and evaluating the implementation of laws, programs or projects for the children and youth.