NATIONAL YOUTH FORUM 2005

October 20, 2005

Aliw Theater, Star City Complex, Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines

Thousands of youth delegates from different Rotaract and Interact clubs in the Philippines.

Exchange Students from Canada, Mexico and the United States attended the forum.

Members of the Organizing Committee led by (clockwise from left) Senior Deputy Governor for Programs PP Jake Fleta, Members of the Preparatory Committee PP Magic Ong and District Rotaract Chairman PP Dan Tenorio, District Coordinating Chairman for New Generations PP Romy Macatangay and Chairman of Food Distribution Committee PP Laida Dangan.

Delegates from Rotaract Club of Cavite Economic Zone with District Coordinating Chairman for New Generations PP Romy Macatangay.


SDG Jake Fleta with the exchange students from Canada, United States and Mexico.




More than 2,000 youth delegates attended the forum to personally meet RI President Carl Wilhelm Stenhammar.


Segment Program Hosts PP Bert Suansing and Rtn. Elvie Rodriguez of RC Intramuros, D3810.


Doxology sung by Rotaractors Vic Sayson and Ma. Teresa Banares from RAC San Pedro East, D3820.


Doxology interpretation by RAC Muntinlupa Peacemakers of D3830.


The entry of colors by selected members of Rotaract and Interact Clubs.


Philippine National Anthem performed by the Interact Club of Ramon Magsaysay High School, D3810.


Welcome Remarks by District 3830 Governor Jimmy Cura.


Acknowledgment of participants by PP Tess Matricano of RC Rosario, Cavite and PP Dan Tenorio of RC Malate, D3810.


Overview of the Forum by Senior Deputy Governor for Programs PP Jake Fleta.


Presentation of the House Rules by District Rotaract Representative Elect Mhon Brazas, Jr. of RAC San Pedro East, D3820.

AM CONCERT - WORKSHOP (The Individual as a Hero)
conducted by Mr. Joey Ayala of Bagong Lumad Productions Inc. Institute for Solidarity in Asia.


The Philippine District Governors watching the program led by Chairman of the National Youth Forum DG Ed Tumangan of District 3810 (right photo.)


Members of the Youth Exchange program on stage during Mr. Ayala's workshop.


District Rotaract Representatives presenting their papers to the audience.


Ms. Patricia Evangelista with District 3810 Governor Ed Tumangan.


Ms. Evangelista performing her winning piece during a speech competition in London.


Intermission number by Mr. Joey Ayala.


The plaque to be presented to RI President Carl Stenhammer as Token of Appreciation for his unselfish dedication for the promotion of youth leadership and Guest of Honor & Speaker during the 1st National Youth Forum.


Members of the Organizing Committee led by DG Ed Tumangan of D3810 waiting for the RI President to arrive.


RI President Carl Stenhammar surprised by the drum & bugle band that welcomed him in his arrival.


Left Photo: D3810 First Lady Tess Tumangan welcoming the RI President. Right Photo: President Sam Enesando, Chairman of the Joint Effort of Pasay Rotary Clubs (JEPROCS) of District 3810 presenting the RI President his National Youth Forum ID.


A souvenir photo at the arrival with the RI President.



The RI President inside the theater with the District Governors of Rotary Philippines.




The presentation of an agreement between the 10 Rotary Districts in the Philippines on the undertaking of the Local Youth Exchange.


RI President Carl Wilhem Stenhammar with DG Ed Tumangan and Anne Tess.


A welcome remark by DG Ogie Villamar of D3770 during the Dialogue with the RI President.


DG Ed Tumangan of District 3810 introducing the RI President.


Address by the Special Guest of Honor  and Speaker RI President Carl Wilhem Stenhammer



The dialogue with the youth delegates with RI President Carl Stenhammar.


The foreign exchange students chance to confer with the RI President.


RI President on his way out of the theater for lunch. The RI President with President Nisa Consolacion of the Rotary Club of Rosario.


A dance presentation by Halili-Cruz School of Ballet, Awardee of the Most Outstanding Ballet School in Asia..



The presentation and turnover of the New Generation 2005 Resolution of the Youth Leaders from the 10 Rotary International Districts in the Philippines.


RI President Stenhammar thanking the youth leaders of the Philippines.



The recitation of the Youth Pledge by DRR Servillana "Berly" Magdayao of D3810.


The RI President on his way back to the Philippine Zone Institute.


A song and dance presentation by Ballet Manila.


A short wake-up call by Mr. Joey Ayala.


Rotaract Club of Cavite Economic Zone Charter President Kenneth Punongbayan presenting his views on Group Heroism.


Mr. Ayala using a performing a song number using a native guitar from Mindanao.


Youth delegates join Mr. Ayala on stage for a final number.


Peace Scholar Chairman PP Tess Matriano of D3810 The Rotary Foundation Committee introducing Peace Scholar Carmen Strigel from Germany.


Past District 3810 Rotaract Representative Oliver Alvarez's presentation on the Philippine hosting of the Asia-Pacific Rotaract Regional Conference in 2006.


CLosing remarks by Chairman of the National Youth Forum PP Manny Regio of RC Intramuros, D3810.


The adjournment of the District Rotaract Representatives of the 10 RI Districts in the Philippines.


A surprise appearance of the Vice Mayor of Parañaque and celebrity Anjo Yllana.