Building future leaders: LUNA Academy partners with Junior Achievement Philippines

Oct 18, 2021

Ms. Sheena Lee Palad – JA Philippines; Mr. Krishna Alejandrino – Exec. Director of JA Philippines; Mr. Christopher P. Cañadella, Chief Marketing Officer – LUNA Academy; Mr. Donald Lim – Chief Operating Officer, DITO CME Holdings Corp.

LUNA Academy’s mission is to provide opportunities for the Filipino youth to share their skills and talents and build partnerships that will enable them to realize their potential. In line with this mission, Junior Achievement Philippines (JA Philippines) partnered with LUNA Academy to teach students how they can use technology for personal and professional development. This partnership aims to create a generation of innovators who will lead the way towards a better future.

Junior Achievement (JA) was established in the Philippines in 1967, and the Junior Achievement of the Philippines, Inc. (JA Philippines) was formally organized in 1969 as a non-stock, non-profit organization, which serves as administrator of the Junior Achievement programs in the country.  JA Philippines enjoys the support of the country’s top multinational companies here and abroad. 

“We believe that LUNA Academy is a big help on upskilling, our mission in JA Philippines is really connected with LUNA Academy to inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy. As this generation continues to be competitive, [we partnered with] LUNA Academy to build the future leaders of our country. We are grateful to LUNA Academy for this opportunity to work together to make our students equipped with ICT skills needed to flourish in this digital age.”- Krishna Alejandrino, Executive Director- JA Philippines

Through this partnership, LUNA Academy will provide a wide range of upskilling and reskilling programs that will help JA Philippines and its members enhance its skills and open doors to new career opportunities. The partnership also presents a great opportunity for Filipino youth.

Now, more than ever, it is vital that we help equip the youth with future skills to help them thrive in the digital economy.

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This story originally appeared on BusinessMirror.

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