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YPS or Young Public Servants is a group of young dynamic individuals focused on promoting Good Governance and Democratic Citizenship among the youth. YPS believes that these elements are critical in developing a new, focused and dedicated generation of leaders. YPS works to establish the foundations of governance and citizenship not only through activities geared towards nation building but in everyday citizens' activities as well.

The objectives of the group are as follows:

  • Increase awareness on Good Governance and Democratic Citizenship among the youth and the general public
  • Be an influential and credible source of youth perspectives
  • Initiate dialogue and for a that may lead to policy reforms relevant to the youth
  • Undertake research relevant to understanding and establishing programs for the youth
  • Provide venues for the youth to voice their views and opinions on Good Governance and Democratic Citizenship

 

YPS forms part of a larger organization called the International Center for Innovation, Transformation and Excellence in Governance of INCITEGov.

Jaime Garchitorena

President
Edupro Inc.
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Ching Jorge

YPS Convenor
Director for Programs and Research
Bato Balani Foundation Inc.
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Randy Tuaño

Lecturer
School of Arts and Sciences, ADMU
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Tanya Hamada

Project Technical Staff
INCITEGov
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Mark Ruiz

Guest Editor
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The names displayed are of the YPS Core group.
Abad, Julia Hamada, Tanya
Aquino, Bam Jorge, Ching
Cerdena, Kareen Manuel, Monica
Delantar, Sol Romero, Rose
Deles, Laila Tuaño, Randy
Garchitorena, Jaime Tordesillas, Roy
Keh, Harrey

1. Membership in INCITEGov YPS shall be by invitation.

2. The following criteria shall be used in the selection of individuals to be invited to join INCITEGov YPS as members:

  • Voting age up to the age of 35
  • Strong interest for governance reform inside and outside government
  • Commitment to actively participate in most of INCITEGov's and YPS' activities, especially the major ones.
  • Good reputation in his/her field; good track record as a student, development worker, or young professional
  • With perceived values consistent with INCITEGov's vision and mission
  • Should not be at the same time a member of any organization or network of organizations whose vision and mission run contrary to that of INCITEGov's

3. Beyond their participation in these gatherings, YPS members are encouraged to participate in any of the following mechanisms:

  • As convenor or member of one or more of the established Focal Groups on Key Reform Areas (KRAs); namely, (a) National Political Leadership, (b) Fiscal Reform, (c) Social Protection, (d) Security and Peace, and (e) Institution-Building for Democratic Governance, and other key reform areas as may be established by the YPS, subject to the approval of the BOT.
  • As project leader, resource person, or adviser in a project, including the conduct of public fora, under any of the above KRAs.
  • Helping in resource generation, networking, and/or social marketing of the Young Public Servants.