Regine Guevara has worked as a Communications Consultant for the USAID-ASEAN Youth Volunteer Programme, United Nations Women, United Nations Habitat as well as UNESCO. She also served leadership roles in the Committee for ASEAN Youth Cooperation, Asian Youth Council, UN Major Group for Children and Youth, Global Coalition in Youth, Peace, Security, among others. Today, Regine is Producer of AsiaTV and Trustee of the Guevara Foundation, through which she manages local, gender and age-sensitive, urban mobility and food security projects called SDG Villages.
Marikris de Guzman-Cruz has more than 7 years of experience in the public and development sector in the Philippines. She has volunteered as a policy advocate and youth trainer on good governance, disaster risk reduction, and youth empowerment for several groups, including the UN Major Group on Children & Youth, MyWorld 2030, ASEAN Youth Network on Disaster Risk Reduction and the Committee on ASEAN Youth Cooperation Volunteer Network. Currently, she serves as a Technical Assistant at the Food and Agriculture Organization and a part-time faculty at the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde.
Joey Dela Cruz is a student-leader, health and education advocate and educator from the University of the Philippines. He is a cum laude graduate of AB Philippine Arts, with a concentration in Cultural Heritage Studies from the College of Arts & Sciences, UP Manila, and he completed his Post Baccalaureate in Teacher Education from the College of Education of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. He is currently finishing his graduate studies in Bioethics from the UP College of Medicine.