U.S. Peace Corps Philippines received the Gawad Kadakilaan Award in September for the tremendous impact of Peace Corps’ Padayon Mindanao 2.0 program on out-of-school youth and Alternative Learning System educators in Mindanao. Gawad Kadakilaan is an award conferred annually by the I Transform! Campaign Consortium (ITCC), led by Youthlead Philippines (YLP), in recognition of individuals and organizations who have lasting impact and influence on the nation.
YLP organized the seventh Philippines I Transform! Young Leaders Convention September 20-24, 2018 in Baguio City with theme “Enabling Innovations in Education and Governance, Transforming Communities.”