YOUTH EMPOWERMENT. Cement manufacturer CEMEX Philippines recently partnered with non-profit organization Kaya Natin! to empower youth leaders in the Kaya Natin Youth Leadership Academy - Know, Innovate, Create and Start (KYLA-KICS) Workshop. CEMEX Philippines Corporate Communications and Public Affairs Director Chito Maniago shared to more than 80 students and youth leaders from Nueva Ecija and Nueva Vizcaya his personal leadership journey, as well as the corporate social responsibility initiatives of CEMEX Philippines. Maniago gave a talk on how community engagement and corporate citizenship empower people to be leaders in their own communities. Kaya Natin! is a non-government organization that promotes good governance and ethical leadership. The group is built on the concept of “connecting good people, good leaders, and good institutions to work together” in creating a participative society. CEMEX Philippines produces and markets the well established cement brands APO and Rizal. Visit www.cemexholdingsphilippines.com for news and updates or like and follow CEMEX Philippines on Facebook and Instagram. For partnerships, contact the Public Affairs Unit at (632) 849 3600.